Buckeyes vs Boilermakers Final: 49-0 - Recap
The battle between the Buckeyes and Boilermakers didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Purdue was handed a 49-0 defeat on Saturday at Ohio Stadium.
Ohio State was a favorite by 23 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 47.5.
Terrelle Pryor completed 16 of 22 pass attempts for 270 yards for the Buckeyes in the win. He was picked off 2 times by the Boilermakers defense.
Rob Henry rushed for 26 yards for Purdue, while Keith Carlos added 16 yards. Rob Henry threw for 58 yards for the Boilermakers, while receivers Cortez Smith and Gabe Holmes had 29 and 14 yards respectively.
Ohio State outgained Purdue 489-118 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 28-9 by the Buckeyes.
The time of possession battle favored Ohio State as their offense was on the field for 35:01, longer than the 24:59 of their opponents.
Next game, Ohio State takes its act on the road to face Minnesota looking for another win. For Purdue, they head on the road to face Illinois.