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Ohio State vs. Indiana game time, details
Ohio State leads the all-time series 75-12-5 and has won 24-straight games versus the Hoosiers. Indiana’s last win in the series came in 1988 when it defeated the Buckeyes 41-7 in Bloomington.
Ohio State is 2-1 against the spread this season, covering the 26-point spread in the opener against Nebraska and then a week later at Penn State. The Buckeyes failed to cover the spread in a sloppy win over Rutgers and didn’t play last week. Indiana, meanwhile, is 4-0 against the spread this season, winning outright as an underdog twice, beating both Penn State in the opener and Michigan on the road.
The Buckeyes are 2-7 against the spread against the Hoosiers in their last nine meetings, but they have won by at least 17 points in four straight meetings.
- Time: Noon ET
- Date: Saturday, Nov. 21
- Location: Ohio Stadium, Columbus, Ohio
- Weather: High of 57 degrees with a 20 percent chance of precipitation
- The line: Ohio State is a 20.5-point favorite, per VegasInsider.
- Over/under: 66.5 points
Buckeyes set with minimal hiccups on availability report
Ohio State faces its toughest test of the season to date on Saturday against Indiana, and the Buckeyes will be adding some previously-unavailable players into the action.
Freshman cornerback Lejond Cavazos, who could become a key member of the secondary if he can play well, will earn his first game action of the season after battling through an injury. And running back Marcus Crowley didn’t appear as unavailable for the first time this season Friday when the report was released. The same can be said for defensive tackle Jaden McKenzie. All three made their way off the availability report, signaling a return to the field could be in the cards for all three.
The Buckeyes will have almost the entire roster available for snaps against the Hoosiers. Here’s the full availability report ahead of the critical Big Ten matchup, with kicker Blake Haubeil’s absence as the headliner:
Ohio State game-time decisions
- LS Roen McCullough
- CB Cam Brown
- DL Jacolbe Cowan
- WR Jaylen Harris
- K Blake Haubeil
- TE Jake Hausmann
- CB Lloyd McFarquhar
- SAF Kourt Williams
Bold predictions for Buckeyes against Indiana
Who will break out for the Buckeyes as face their toughest test of the season to date? Which young Ohio State star will make big plays for the Buckeyes against the Hoosiers? How can the Buckeyes beat an Indiana team that is glowing with confidence? The Lettermen Row staff has unanimously picked the Buckeyes to get another big top-10 win, and to get set for kickoff, the guys are again back with Five Bold Predictions for how it’s going to happen.
For all the bold predictions, click here.
Miss any Lettermen Row coverage so far this week?
- Five eye-popping, revealing Ohio State stats so far this season
- Five Questions as Buckeyes prepare for surprising East Division showdown
- Five Buckeyes who needed to use unexpected off-week wisely
- Buckeyes get unexpected shot at top-10, statement win against Indiana
- BuckIQ: Nicholas Petit-Frere sets table for passing-game feast
- ‘Angry’ Buckeyes could unleash cancellation frustration on Indiana
- What We Learned as Buckeyes pivot to Indiana matchup
- ‘Swiss Army knife’ Josh Proctor has become Ohio State X-factor
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