GameDay Primer: No. 4/3 Ohio State Buckeyes vs. Indiana Hoosiers

Date:
Saturday, November 23
Time:
3:30 PM ET
Venue:
Ohio Stadium
Location:
Columbus, OH
TV: Most of the country will see the game on their local ABC affiliate. For those viewers west of the Rocky Mountains, the game will air on ESPN2 with Dave Flemming and Chris Spielman in the booth and Shannon Spake on the sidelines. Click here for a coverage map.
Radio: WBNS-FM 97.1 The Fan is the flagship station for the 64-station Ohio State IMG Sports Network. The Urban Meyer Pregame Show airs 30 minutes prior to kickoff. Paul Keels will call the play-by-play with former Buckeye Jim Lachey in the booth and Marty Bannister on the sidelines. The game can also be heard live on Sirius 119 and XM 202.
Weather: Partly cloudy skies and a game time temperature 34 degrees. Winds will be NW at 15 mph.
Latest Line: Currently, Ohio State is a 35-point favorite. The Over/Under is 82.
Series History: This is the 87th meeting between the two schools. Ohio State is 69-12-5 all-time against Indiana. The Buckeyes have won the last 17-straight games against the Hoosiers.
Last Time Out: Oct. 14, 2012 – Braxton Miller rushed for 149 yards scoring on a 67-yard run and threw two TD passes of 60 and 46 yards as Ohio State defeated Indiana, 52-49, at Memorial Stadium in Bloomington.

Miller finished 13-of-24 passing for 211 yards with two touchdowns and one interception. He also averaged 6.6 yards on 23 carries and even recovered a teammate’s fumble in the third quarter. Carlos Hyde ran 22 times for 156 yards and a touchdown and caught a 14-yard shovel pass for a TD from Kenny Guiton when Miller left briefly after he was hit out of bounds.

The Buckeyes led 52-34 with 6:40 left in the fourth quarter after a 46-yard T pass from Miller to Devin Smith. OSU still held on to that 18-point advantage until the Hoosiers rallied for 15 points in a 35-second span in the last 2 minutes. Indiana even had a chance to score again when their second onside kick started rolling around on the ground with 1:05 left.

Prediction: Ohio State 66, Indiana 21.

2013 TEAM SCHEDULES
Indiana Hoosiers
4-6, 2-4 Big Ten
Aug. 29 INDIANA STATE W, 73-35
Sept. 7 NAVY L, 41-35
Sept. 14 BOWLING GREEN W, 42-10
Sept. 21 MISSOURI L, 45-28
Oct. 5 PENN STATE W, 44-24
Oct. 12 Michigan State L, 42-28
Oct. 19 at Michigan L, 63-47
Nov. 2 MINNESOTA L, 42-39
Nov. 9 ILLINOIS W, 52-35
Nov. 16 at Wisconsin L, 51-3
Nov. 23 at Ohio State 3:30 PM ET
Nov. 30 PURDUE TBA
Ohio State Buckeyes
10-0, 6-0 Big Ten
Aug. 31 BUFFALO W, 40-20
Sept. 7 SAN DIEGO STATE W, 42-7
Sept. 14 at California W, 52-34
Sept. 21 FLORIDA A&M W, 76-0
Sept. 28 WISCONSIN W, 31-24
Oct. 5 at Northwestern W, 40-30
Oct. 19 IOWA W, 34-24
Oct. 26 PENN STATE W, 63-14
Nov. 2 at Purdue W, 56-0
Nov. 16 at Illinois W, 60-35
Nov. 23 INDIANA 3:30 PM ET
Nov. 30 at Michigan 12:00 NOON ET

2013 TEAM STATISTICS
INDIANA
OHIO STATE
FBS
Rank
B1G
Rank
Actual
Actual
B1G
Rank
FBS
Rank
14
2
39.1
Scoring Offense
49.4
1
4
16
3
496.8
Total Offense
536.9
1
6
45
6
189.9
Rushing Offense
315.1
1
4
17
1
306.9
Passing Offense
221.8
5
72
32
2
145.14
Passing Efficiency
164.57
1
8
114
12
38.8
Scoring Defense
18.8
4
13
122
12
534.8
Total Defense
322.5
4
10
119
11
251.1
Rushing Defense
92.6
2
5
116
12
283.7
Pass Defense
229.9
6
64
96
10
141.75
Pass Efficiency Defense
122.66
7
49
88
8
-0.4
Turnover Margin
1.0
2
10

2013 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS
INDIANA
PASSING
CMP
ATT
PCT
YDS
TD
INT
Nate Sudfeld
168
280
60.0
2281
19
9
RUSHING
ATT
YDS
YPG
AVG
LNG
TD
Tevin Coleman
131
958
106.4
7.6
75
12
Stephen Houston
88
597
59.7
7.0
60
3
Tre Roberson
52
190
19.0
4.5
15
5
RECEIVING
REC
YDS
YPG
AVG
LNG
TD
Cody Latimer
60
926
92.6
15.4
77
8
Kofi Hughes
35
565
62.8
16.1
67
6
Shane Wynn
31
522
58.0
16.8
68
7
OHIO STATE
PASSING
CMP
ATT
PCT
YDS
TD
INT
Braxton Miller
121
178
68.0
1466
17
3
RUSHING
ATT
YDS
YPG
AVG
LNG
TD
Carlos Hyde
120
947
135.3
7.9
55
11
Braxton Miller
103
594
74.3
6.9
70
3
Jordan Hall
79
519
74.1
6.7
49
8
RECEIVING
REC
YDS
YPG
AVG
LNG
TD
Philly Brown
48
596
59.6
12.4
58
9
Devin Smith
39
552
55.2
14.2
90
6
Evan Spencer
22
216
21.6
9.8
25
3