Ohio State Extends Winning Streak Against Penn State to Seven Games
In a thrilling match-up on Saturday, Ohio State continued their dominance over Penn State, extending their winning streak to seven games with a 20-12 victory. The Buckeyes showcased their formidable defense, preventing Penn State from converting their first 15 third-down attempts.
The game started with a field goal from Ohio State’s Jayden Fielding, quickly followed by a tying field goal from Penn State’s Alex Felkins. However, Ohio State soon took the lead with a 2-yard touchdown run by Miyan Williams, giving them a 10-3 advantage.
Both teams exchanged field goals in the second quarter, with Ohio State leading 10-6 at halftime. The Buckeyes missed out on a scoring opportunity in the third quarter, but managed to extend their lead with a field goal in the fourth, making it 13-6.
Ohio State’s defense proved to be the difference-maker, forcing turnovers and making crucial stops. JT Tuimoloau delivered a crucial sack on a key fourth down, denying Penn State an opportunity to claw back into the game.
Marvin Harrison Jr. also played a pivotal role for the Buckeyes, scoring a touchdown to give Ohio State a commanding 20-6 lead. Penn State managed to score a late touchdown, but failed to convert the two-point conversion, leaving them trailing by 8 points.
In the closing minutes of the game, Ohio State’s Carnell Tate made a crucial recovery on Penn State’s onside kick attempt, sealing the victory for the Buckeyes. Harrison finished the game with an outstanding performance, recording 11 catches for 162 yards and one touchdown.
With this win, Ohio State now holds the record for the most consecutive victories they have ever had against Penn State. The Buckeyes continue their impressive season, improving to 7-0 and setting their sights on a tough match-up against Wisconsin next week.
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