Buckeyes Down Penn State 63-14 - Match Report
|Buckeyes Down Penn State 63-14 - Match Report|
Penn State was unable to contain Carlos Hyde on Saturday and the result was a 63-14 Week 9 loss against the Buckeyes.
Bettors who backed the Buckeyes were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 16 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 56.5.
Braxton Miller completed 18 of 24 pass attempts for 252 yards for the Buckeyes in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Bill Belton rushed for 98 yards for Penn State, while Akeel Lynch added 35 yards. Tyler Ferguson threw for 125 yards for the Nittany Lions, while receivers Allen Robinson and Brandon Felder had 173 and 42 yards respectively.
Ohio State outgained Penn State 686-357 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 32-20 by the Buckeyes.
The time of possession battle favored Ohio State as their offense was on the field for 33:21, longer than the 26:39 of their opponents.
Ohio State heads into a Week 10 battle against Purdue. Penn State, meanwhile, will have their next action against Illinois.