Season 1: Ohio State Football Classics

Ohio State Football Classics is a collection of select condensed Ohio State University football games that aired in the 1970s and 1980s on WOSU TV. A new game drops each month. Relive classic match-ups – game footage with the original broadcast announcers.

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Ohio State Football Classics

1984 Fiesta Bowl: Ohio State vs. Pitt

Ohio State scored on a long touchdown pass late in the game to beat Pitt, 28-23.

1984 Fiesta Bowl: Ohio State vs. Pitt

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1983: Ohio State at Oklahoma

No. 6 Ohio State upsets No. 2 Oklahoma on the road 24-14.

1983: Ohio State at Oklahoma

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1989: Ohio State at Minnesota

The Buckeyes tied the record for largest Division 1-A comeback after falling behind 31-0.

1989: Ohio State at Minnesota

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1987: Cotton Bowl vs. Texas A&M

No. 11 OSU becomes the first Big Ten team to play in the Cotton Bowl

1987: Cotton Bowl vs. Texas A&M

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1982: Ohio State vs. Michigan

Unranked Ohio State forced six turnovers to beat No. 13 Michigan 24-14 at Ohio Stadium.

1982: Ohio State vs. Michigan

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1979: Ohio State at UCLA

No. 14 Ohio State comes from behind to defeat No. 17 UCLA at the LA Coliseum

1979: Ohio State at UCLA

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1979: Ohio State vs. Michigan

In Earle Bruce's first rivalry game the Buckeyes beat Michigan 18-15 before a record crowd

1979: Ohio State vs. Michigan

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1985 Florida Citrus Bowl: Ohio State vs. BYU

Highlighted by Cris Carter's one-handed catch, No. 17 Ohio State upset No 9. BYU 10-7.

1985 Florida Citrus Bowl: Ohio State vs. BYU

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1984: Ohio State vs. Illinois

Keith Byers rushes for a then school-record to help No. 8 Ohio State rally from down 24-0

1984: Ohio State vs. Illinois

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1982 Holiday Bowl: Ohio State vs. BYU

No. 17 Ohio State shuts down BYU and future NFL Hall of Famer Steve Young.

1982 Holiday Bowl: Ohio State vs. BYU

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1988: Ohio State vs. LSU

No. 18 Ohio State rallies from a large fourth quarter deficit to defeat No. 7 LSU

1988: Ohio State vs. LSU

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1984: Ohio State vs. Michigan

Ohio State running back Keith Byers leads the Buckeyes past Michigan for the Big Ten title

1984: Ohio State vs. Michigan

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1985: Iowa at Ohio State

Ohio State led by linebacker Chris Spielman upsets No. 1 Iowa in Ohio Stadium.

1985: Iowa at Ohio State

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1978: Ohio State at Indiana

Legendary coach Woody Hayes records his final win as Ohio State bests Indiana 21-18.

1978: Ohio State at Indiana

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1981: Ohio State at Stanford

Ohio State holds off Stanford and quarterback John Elway

1981: Ohio State at Stanford