The Penn State Nittany Lions host the Ohio State Buckeyes in Week 8 of the college football schedule on Saturday, kick off time at 8:00 PM ET, at Beaver Stadium.
The Ohio State Buckeyes (6-0) are coming from a 30-23 win over the Wisconsin Badgers in Week 7. J.T. Barrett threw for 226 yards in 17-for-29 passes. On the ground, Barrett rushed for 92 yards and two touchdowns in 21 carries while Mike Webber had 46 yards in 11 carries. Curtis Samuel led in receiving with 58 yards in six receptions while Noah Brown had 48 yards and a touchdown in four receptions.
On the offense, Ohio State football averages 216.0 yards in passing and 300.5 yards in rushing. On the defense, Ohio State football allows 159.5 yards in passing and 120.8 yards in rushing against their opponents.
The Penn State Nittany Lions (4-2) are coming from a 38-14 win over the Maryland Terrapins in Week 6. Trace McSorley threw for 152 yards and two touchdowns in 10-for-19 passes. On the ground, Saquon Barkley rushed for 202 yards and a touchdown in 31 carries while McSorley had 81 yards and a touchdown in 18 attempts. Mike Sanders had 25 yards and a touchdown. DeAndre Thompkins led in receiving with 91 yards and a touchdown in four receptions while DaeSean Hamilton had 35 yards in two receptions. Mike Gesicki had 26 yards and a touchdown.
On the offense, Penn State football averages 239.3 yards in passing and 152.2 yards in rushing. On the defense, Penn State football allows 172.7 yards in passing and 208.8 yards in rushing against their opponents.
Ohio State vs Penn State football game schedule:
Date: October 22, 2016
Kick Off Time: 8:00 PM ET
TV Channel Schedule: ABC
Live Stream: WatchESPN
Odds and Point Spread: -19.5 Ohio State