Ohio State leads TCU 10-0. The match, however, was an intense one that would find TCU's Horned Frogs coming back with a 75-yard touchdown drive before the Buckeyes responded with a 5-yard touchdown run in the fourth. But, should it have counted? Davon Hamilton recovered in the end zone for a touchdown and a 10-0 lead. This was a gift of a TD for OSU.
TCU scored put points on the board towards the end of the first quarter. But Nuernberger's 38-yard field goal attempt was wide left to keep it 14-13.More news: Hurricane Hunters flying into Florence as it heads for the Carolinas
TCU was aware of Ohio State's ferocious pass rush and game-planned accordingly, relying on quick, short passes and misdirection mixed in with the occasional deep throw. What did we learn about the Buckeyes and the Horned Frogs? Ohio State then drove from its 10 to the TCU 21 in the final seconds of the second quarter.
It would begin when Parris Campbell landed a 63-yard catch and run, grabbing the pass from Dwayne Haskins before outrunning the TCU defense to lock in the touchdown. Now the No. 4 Buckeyes face their toughest test on the last Saturday before their suspended coach can return to the sideline.More news: Hurricane Florence approaching Carolina coast, will move west this weekend
TCU and Ohio State are among only five teams that have finished in the Top 10 in the final AP poll at least three times in the past four years.
The Frogs played in the Big 12 championship game last season.More news: NYSC Scandal: Kemi Adeosun ‘Resigns’ As Nigeria’s Finance Minister