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Ohio State comes up big in front of national audience; dominates Miami, 36-24

MEGASPORTSNEWS.COM GAME COVERAGE

COLUMBUS, OHIO — The sixth-largest crowd in Ohio Stadium history 105,454, was treated to a high-scoring affair Saturday afternoon, as the second-ranked Buckeyes dispatched the Hurricanes of Miami, 36-24. The score could’ve been 60-24 but the Buckeyes offense at times bogged down and had to rely on placekicker Devin Barclay’s leg to kick five field goals which helped seal the game.

(megasportsnews.com)

The Buckeyes defense picked off Miami quarterback Jacory Harris four times, 2 by CB Chimdi Chekwa.

Other heroes include QB Terrelle Pryor 12 of 27 passing for 223 yards and 1 touchdown; Pryor also gained 113 yards on the ground in 20 carries. TB Dan Herron rushed 70 yards on  14 carries scored a touchdown. WR DeVier Posey caught 4 balls for 105 yards.

Miami was led by QB Jacory Harris, who had solid stats, minus the four interceptions, 22 for 39 passing for 232 yards and 1 TD pass.

Running back Damien Berry rushed 16 times gaining 94 yards and WR Leonard Hankerson caught 7 passes for 90 yards.

Buckeye players sing Carmen Ohio after the game (megasportsnews.com)

The Hurricanes showed they have one of the best special teams in the country, returning a kickoff return and a punt return for a touchdown. Lamar Miller returned a kickoff return 88 yards for a touchdown in the first quarter for Miami’s first lead of 7-3.

In the second quarter, Travis Benjamin scored on a 79 yard punt return to cut OSU’s lead down to 20-17.

The Buckeyes outgained the Hurricanes 414 to 352.

Sebastian Hurricane and Miami players head to the locker room after game (megasportsnews.com)

GAME NOTES:

* Ohio State has had 57-consecutive crowds of more than 100,000 at Ohio Stadium.

* Ohio State now holds a 3-1 lead in the series.

* The Buckeyes will travel to Miami next season to meet the Hurricanes on September 17, 2011.

* Ohio State had four scoring drives under 1 minute (three TD’s and one field goal).

* Junior quarterback Terrelle Pryor is 21-3 as Ohio State’s starting quarterback and OSU is 18-1 in the games in which Pryor has thrown at least one touchdown pass.

* Terrelle Pryor passed for 233 yards and rushed for 113, just the fourth time in Ohio State history a Buckeye QB rushed for 100 yards and passed for 200 yards in the same game. Pryor accomplished this feat twice in 2009.

SOUNDS FROM THE MIAMI HURRICANES POSTGAME PRESS CONFERENCE (To listen to an audio file, click on the link)

45 410 Randy Shannon Miami coach Sees they need to get better, but there were positives in game

45 411 Randy Shannon Miami coach On Jacory Harris’ 4 INT’s was it all his fault

45 419 Jacory Harris Miami (FL) QB Were all the INT’s his fault or not

45 423 Jacory Harris Miami (FL) How far is Miami from Ohio State’s level

SOUNDS FROM OHIO STATE’S POSTGAME PRESS CONFERENCE (To listen to an audio file, click on the link)

45 440 Dexter Larrimore Ohio State DT On dropping DE Cameron Heyward into coverage led to 80 yard INT return

45 452 Chimdi Chekwa Ohio State CB On his 2 INT’s did he see Jacory Harris doing anything different


Miami Hurricanes invade Ohio Stadium for showdown with Buckeyes

13th ranked Miami will visit #2 Ohio State on Saturday for an early season crucial matchup at 3:40 p.m. EDT in Columbus, Ohio.

The game will be broadcast by ESPN with Brad Nessler and Todd Blackledge in the booth and Holly Rowe working the sidelines.

Hurricanes coach Randy Shannon (U of M photo)

Ohio State and Miami have met three times previously, with the Buckeyes holding a 2-1 edge. Ohio State was a 10-0 winner in the 1977 season opener at Ohio Stadium, while the Hurricanes captured a 23-12 win in the 1999 Kickoff Classic played at the old Meadowlands Stadium.

Ohio State won the most recent meeting, in double-overtime, 31-24 in the 2002 national championship game in the Phoenix suburb of Tempe, Arizona.

The Hurricanes are 1-0 after blasting Florida A&M last Thursday in Miami.

QB Jacory Harris completed 12-of-15 passes for 210 yards and three touchdowns, connecting with receiver Leonard Hankinson six times for 115 yards and two scores.

On the ground, running back Lamar Miller carried 11 times garnering 66 yards and one touchdown.

Defensively, the ‘Canes defense recorded 8 sacks and gave up 110 yards of offense in the shutout.

Head coach Randy Shannon is in his fourth season as head coach with a 22-17 overall record. He led the Hurricanes to the Champs Sports Bowl in 2009.

JIM TRESSEL PRESS CONFERENCE AUDIO FROM WEEKLY BRIEFING WITH THE MEDIA (To listen to an audio file, please click on the link)

45 397 & 45 398 Jim Tressel on Hurricanes, 2002 game (megasportsnews.com)

45 400 Jim Tressel on 2002 game with Miami (megasportsnews.com)

45 401 Jim Tressell on the 2 quarterbacks (megasportsnews.com)

45 404 & 45 405 Jim Tressel OSU pass rush, Miami DL (megasportsnews.com)

45 407 & 45 408 Jim Tressel on Brandon Saine, Roderick Smith (megasportsnews.com)

With win against Marshall behind them, Buckeyes look ahead to Miami Hurricanes

Buckeyes LB Ross Homan talks to media (megasportsnews.com)

The Ohio State Buckeyes rolled Marshall on Thursday night 45-7. Their next opponent, the Miami Hurricanes came through as well, a 45-0 shellacking of Florida A&M.

Both teams were able to escape their opening games without any major injuries. Which sets up their showdown for Week 2 of the young college season.

Ohio State head coach Jim Tressel had a solid formula working on offense where they had good balance by distributing the ball to all of their playmakers. The defense shutdown Marshall’s spread offense and had a plus-three in turnovers.

Shortly after their game with the Thundering Herd, the Buckeyes quickly turned their attention to Miami and their showdown on September 11 in the Horseshoe against the 13th-ranked Hurricanes.

It’ll be the first meeting between Miami and Ohio State since the 2002 national championship game.

Ohio State prevailed in that game in the Arizona desert, by upsetting the top-ranked Hurricanes 31-24 in double-overtime for Ohio State’s first national championship in 34 years.

OSU DB Brian Rolle talks to Megasportsnews.com's Stuart Mason (megasportsnews.com)

POSTGAME NOTES

* Under Jim Tressel, Ohio State is 26-2 at Ohio Stadium vs. non-conference teams.

* Jim Tressel became the fourth Ohio State head coach to begin a 10th season at OSU, joining John W. Wilce (1913-1928), Woody Hayes (1951-1978) and John Cooper (1988-2000).

* Ohio State is 53-5 at Ohio Stadium since the start of the 2002 season.

* The Buckeyes have had 56 consecutive crowds of more than 100,000 at venerable Ohio Stadium.

* Ohio State is 12-1-1 against current members of Conference USA.

* Junior QB Terrelle Pryor is 20-3 as Ohio State’s starting quarterback.

* The Ohio State offense combined for 529 total yards, the first game with more than 500 yards since New Mexico State on October 31, 2009. It was the first time the team rushed and passed for 200-plus yards since that game against the Aggies, with 280 rushing and 249 passing against Marshall.

* Ohio State’s offense has allowed 101 touchdowns overall since the start of the 2005 season. That is the fewest by any FBS team in this span. Virginia Tech has allowed the second-fewest with 107.
Tomorrow, we start our preview of the Miami Hurricanes.

2nd Ranked Ohio State off to nice start with 45-7 win over Marshall

(courtesy of WAXX-TV)

The Ohio State Buckeyes opened their season by looking strong on offense and unblockable on defense in a 45-7 win over the Marshall Thundering Herd Thursday night in venerable Ohio Stadium with 105,040 enjoying the rout.

Ohio State played in only the 10th night game in stadium history in this the 121st season of football at the State of Ohio’s flagship university.

The Buckeyes showed their superiority from the opening play of the game, forcing a fumble on the opening kickoff and enjoyed a comfortable lead throughout.

Defensively, Ohio State forced three turnovers and limited Marshall, to 199 total yards of offense. The Thundering Herd’s only score came on a blocked field goal attempt in the first quarter that Ahmed Shakoor returned for a touchdown. The block was by Johnny Jones’ on a 53-yard field goal by OSU and Shakoor returned it 60 yards untouched to make it 14-7 and that was as close as Marshall got the rest of the way playing their first game under new head coach John “Doc” Holliday.

Terrelle Pryor outruns defense (courtesy of WAXX-TV)

POSTGAME SOUNDS FROM THE MARSHALL PRESS CONFERENCE (To listen to an audio file, click on the link)

45 381 to 45 384 Doc Holliday Marshall football coach Postgame with media (megasportsnews.com)

45 388 Chimdi Chekwa Ohio State DB Postgame talking about Miami Hurricanes (megasportsnews.com)

GAME NOTES

* Ohio State is now 2-0 against Marshall all-time.

* Marshall’s roster had eight players from Ohio. Backup linebacker George Carpenter of Lancaster is the younger brother of former Ohio State star Bobby Carpenter.

Marshall assistant coach Zach Smith is the grandson of former OSU coach Earle Bruce.

*Ohio State has not lost a home opener in 33 years. The last loss was September 16, 1978 when #6 Ohio State suffered a 19-0 loss to #5 Penn State in Woody Hayes’ final season as head coach.

* Ohio State has an all-time opening day record of 105-12-4. Ohio State is 109-8-4 in home openers since the program’s first year in 1890.

#2 Ohio State Buckeyes roll over Marshall, 45-7; Hurricanes next up

MEGASPORTSNEWS.COM GAME COVERAGE

COLUMBUS, OHIO — The Ohio State Buckeyes picked up where they left off in the Rose Bowl, throwing the football and rolling up the offense.

Rose Bowl MVP Terrelle Pryor continued his good play from last January, 17 of 25 passing for 247 yards and 3 touchdowns.

Tailback Brandon Saine ran 103 yards and scored two touchdowns.

Ohio Stadium prior to last night's game (megasportsnews.com)

Wide receiver Dane Sanzenbacher  got loose from the Marshall defense for 113 yards and one touchdown.

The Buckeyes offense rolled up 529 yards of total offense.

The Ohio State defense was its usually reliable self, limiting Marshall to 44 yards rushing and only 199 total.

There were 105, 040 at hot and humid Ohio State, which received an unexpected rain shower during the first half of the game.

Up next is the Miami Hurricanes, who’ll travel to Ohio Stadium next Saturday at 3:40 p.m. The ‘Canes beat Florida A&M, 45-0 Thursday night. It’s a key early season matchup and the whole country will be watching. The Buckeyes have to give a good accounting of themselves like they did in the Rose Bowl.

Marshall Football Transporter (megasportsnews.com)

SOUNDS FROM THE MARSHALL THUNDERING HERD POSTGAME PRESS CONFERENCE (To listen to an audio file, click on the link)

45 373 to 45 377 Doc Holliday Marshall football coach Postgame with media (megasportsnews.com)

45 378 to 45 380 Doc Holliday Marshall football coach Postgame with media (megasportsnews.com)

SOUNDS FROM THE OHIO STATE BUCKEYES POSTGAME PRESS CONFERENCE (To listen to an audio file, click on the link)

45 385 Jake Stoneburner Ohio State TE Postgame 1on 1 (megasportsnews.com)

45 387 Mike Adams Ohio State Offensive Lineman Postgame with media (megasportsnews.com)


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