GameDay Primer: No. 3 Ohio State Buckeyes vs. That Team Up North

Date:
Saturday, November 30
Time:
12:00 PM ET
Venue:
_ichigan Stadium
Location:
Ann Arbor, MI
TV: ABC will televise the game with Brad Nessler and Todd Blackledge in the booth and Holly Rowe on the sidelines.
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 91 and XM 91.
Weather: Party cloudy to cloudy skies and a game time temperature 36 degrees. Winds will be SSW at 5-10 mph.
Latest Line: Currently, Ohio State is a 16-point favorite. The Over/Under is 57.
Series History: This is the 110th meeting between the two schools. Since 1919, Ohio State is 44-45-4 all-time against _ichigan. Since 2001, though, the Buckeyes have won 10 out of the last 12 games.
Last Time Out: Nov. 24, 2012 – Carlos Hyde ran for 146 yards and the fourth-ranked Buckeyes’ defense shut out No. 20 _ichigan in the second half to grab a 26-21 win at Ohio Stadium in Columbus.

Braxton Miller completed 14-of-18 passes for 189 yards and a score to Corey Brown, who had eight catches for 95 yards. Drew Basil matched his season output with four field goals and the defense did the rest, forcing three turnovers in the second half.

It was played before 105,899, the largest crowd ever to witness “The Game” in Columbus.

Prediction: Ohio State 42, _ichigan 16.

2013 TEAM SCHEDULES
_ICHIGAN WOLVERINES
7-4, 3-4 Big Ten
Aug. 31 C. MICHIGAN W, 59-9
Sept. 7 NOTRE DAME L, 41-30
Sept. 14 AKRON W, 28-24
Sept. 21 at Connecticut W, 24-21
Oct. 5 MINNESOTA W, 42-13
Oct. 12 at Penn State L, 44-40, 4OT
Oct. 19 INDIANA W, 63-47
Nov. 2 at Michigan State L, 29-6
Nov. 9 NEBRASKA L, 17-13
Nov. 16 at Northwestern W, 27-19, 3OT
Nov. 23 at Iowa L, 24-21
Nov. 30 (3) OHIO STATE 12:00 PM ET
OHIO STATE BUCKEYES
11-0, 7-0 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 W, 42-14
Nov. 30 at _ichigan 12:00 PM ET

2013 TEAM STATISTICS
_ICHIGAN
OHIO STATE
FBS
Rank
B1G
Rank
Actual
Actual
B1G
Rank
FBS
Rank
47
5
33.1
Scoring Offense
48.7
1
3
95
10
362.8
Total Offense
530.9
1
7
100
11
128.8
Rushing Offense
314.7
1
6
61
4
234.0
Passing Offense
216.2
5
75
45
5
138.49
Passing Efficiency
164.92
1
8
53
7
25.1
Scoring Defense
18.4
3
8
26
5
353.0
Total Defense
333.4
4
12
14
4
116.4
Rushing Defense
95.3
2
6
80
9
236.6
Pass Defense
238.1
10
81
32
3
118.17
Pass Efficiency Defense
122.78
7
51
39
4
0.4
Turnover Margin
0.6
2
24

2013 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS
_ICHIGAN
PASSING
CMP
ATT
PCT
YDS
TD
INT
Devin Gardner
176
300
58.7
2509
17
11
RUSHING
ATT
YDS
YPG
AVG
LNG
TD
Fitzgerald Toussaint
178
613
61.3
3.9
35
11
Devin Gardner
156
473
43.0
5.1
36
10
Derrick Green
70
218
24.2
3.4
30
2
RECEIVING
REC
YDS
YPG
AVG
LNG
TD
Jeremy Gallon
71
1109
100.8
15.6
70
8
Devin Funchess
43
686
62.4
16.0
59
5
Jehu Chesson
12
203
29.0
16.9
58
1
OHIO STATE
PASSING
CMP
ATT
PCT
YDS
TD
INT
Braxton Miller
132
195
67.7
1626
19
4
RUSHING
ATT
YDS
YPG
AVG
LNG
TD
Carlos Hyde
138
1064
133.0
7.7
55
13
Braxton Miller
116
738
82.0
7.5
70
5
Jordan Hall
79
519
74.1
6.7
49
8
RECEIVING
REC
YDS
YPG
AVG
LNG
TD
Philly Brown
49
596
54.2
12.2
58
9
Devin Smith
40
591
53.7
14.8
90
7
Jeff Heuerman
22
314
44.9
14.3
40
2