Penn State won last year’s meeting 24-21 in State College.
Live streaming for Ohio State-Penn State is available via Fox Sports Go. The No. 2 Nittany Lions visit No. 6 Ohio State on Saturday in what could be the Big Ten game of the year.
T is as much respect on the Ohio State side for Penn State’s junior quarterback Trace McSorley , also playing his gritty best.
SO MUCH AT STAKE: A loss Saturday would have the biggest consequences for Ohio State, whose hopes of returning to the College Football Playoff would be dashed with a second defeat.
Penn State was coming off a bye week when they got Ohio State at home in 2016.
The Ohio State players got the weekend off, but Meyer said they’ve also practiced hard, even playing an intense scrimmage near the end of last week.
Franklin said the bye week gives Ohio State an advantage.
HOW GOOD IS OHIO STATE? The Buckeyes have smoked their last five opponents since the unexpected loss to Oklahoma in week two.