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Ohio State-Rutgers: Time, TV channel, how to watch online for Week 2 game

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Ohio State kicks off Big Ten play against the Scarlet Knights Saturday. (Rick Osentoski/USA TODAY Sports)

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Ohio State-Rutgers: Time, TV channel, how to watch online for Week 2 game

Big Ten play kicks off this weekend for Ohio State and acting head coach Ryan Day, and the program is looking to keep the train rolling.

The Buckeyes welcome Rutgers to the Horseshoe for a 3:30 kickoff on Saturday as Dwayne Haskins, Mike Weber and the Buckeyes look for a 2-0 start to the season. Former Ohio State co-defensive coordinator and safeties coach Chris Ash will visit Ohio Stadium for the second time as the Scarlet Knights coach since spending two seasons in Columbus in 2014-2015.

If you’re heading to the stadium, watching on TV or listening on the radio, we have you covered here with all the information you could possibly need to not miss a minute of the action.

Ohio State-Rutgers game time, details

Ohio State and Rutgers play at 3:30 ET on Saturday, September 8.

Time: 3:30 ET

Date: Saturday, September 8

Location: Ohio Stadium, Columbus, Ohio

Weather: High of 70 degrees with 80 percent chance of rain

The line: Ohio State is a 35 point favorite, per The Action Network

Over/under: 64.5 points

What TV channel Ohio State-Rutgers on?

The Ohio State-Rutgers game will be televised nationally on Big Ten Network.

How can I watch Ohio State-Rutgers online?

The Ohio State-Rutgers game can be watched online via BTN2Go.

How can I listen to Ohio State-Rutgers on the radio?

Paul Keels and Jim Lachey will have the call on 97.1 FM (WBNS) in Columbus along with sideline reporter Matt Andrews. A full list of Ohio State football radio affiliates can be found here.

Who is calling the game for Big Ten Network?

Kevin Kugler (play-by-play), Matt Millen (color analyst), Rick Pizzo (sidelines)

Miss any of our coverage leading up to kickoff? Look no further.


Nick is the producer at Lettermen Row. Born in Dayton, Nick recently graduated from Ohio State where he worked for The Lantern and the College of Veterinary Medicine. He also knows the city of Columbus and its love of sports well after interning with Columbus Crew SC and WBNS-10TV during his undergraduate education.