Ohio State Football Schedule 2021

Find out when, where and against which team the Buckeyes are playing

Ohio State Football ScheduleHere's the 2021 Ohio State football schedule with a full list of the Buckeyes' opponents, game locations, with game times, TV channels coming as they're announced. Updated results with final scores will be added throughout the season.


Ohio State Buckeyes 2021 Schedule


Date: Opponent (Location)

Sept. 2: at Minnesota Golden Gophers (Minneapolis)

Sept. 11: vs. Oregon Ducks (Columbus, Ohio)

Sept. 18: vs. Tulsa Golden Hurricane (Columbus, Ohio)

Sept. 25: vs. Akron Zips (Columbus, Ohio)

Oct. 2: at Rutgers Scarlet Knights (Piscataway, N.J.)

Oct. 9: vs. Maryland Terrapins (Columbus, Ohio)

Oct. 23: at Indiana Hoosiers (Bloomington, Ind.)

Oct. 30: vs. Penn State Nittany Lions (Columbus, Ohio)

Nov. 6: at Nebraska Cornhuskers (Lincoln, Neb.)

Nov. 13: vs. Purdue Boilermakers (Columbus, Ohio)

Nov. 20: vs. Michigan State Spartans (Columbus, Ohio)

Nov. 27: at Michigan Wolverines (Ann Arbor, Mich.)


Note: Opponents, date, time and TV subject to change.


Below is a look at the previous years' schedules, with final scores for each game.

Ohio State Buckeyes 2020 Schedule

Date: Opponent (Location)

Oct. 24: Ohio State 52, Nebraska 17

Oct. 31: Ohio State 38, Penn State 25

Nov. 7: Ohio State 49, Rutgers 27

Nov. 21: Ohio State 42, Indiana 35

Dec. 5: Ohio State 52, Michigan State 12

Dec. 19: Ohio State 22, Northwestern 10 (Big Ten Championship Game in Indianapolis)

Jan. 1: Ohio State 49, Clemson 28 in Sugar Bowl/College Football Playoff Semifinal (New Orleans)

Jan. 11: Alabama 52, Ohio State 24 in College Football Playoff National Championship (Miami Gardens, Fla.)


Ohio State Buckeyes 2019 Schedule

Date: Opponent (Location)

Saturday, Aug. 31: Ohio State 45, Florida Atlantic 21

Saturday, Sept. 7: Ohio State 42, Cincinnati 10

Saturday, Sept. 14: Ohio State 51, Indiana 10

Saturday, Sept. 21: Ohio State 76, Miami (Ohio) 5

Saturday, Sept. 28: Ohio State 48, Nebraska 7

Saturday, Oct. 5: Ohio State 34, Michigan State 10

Friday, Oct. 18: Ohio State 52, Northwestern 3

Saturday, Oct. 26: Ohio State 38, Wisconsin 7

Saturday, Nov. 9: Ohio State 73, Maryland 14

Saturday, Nov. 16: Ohio State 56, Rutgers 21

Saturday, Nov. 23: Ohio State 28, Penn State 17

Saturday, Nov. 30: Ohio State 56, Michigan 27

Saturday, Dec. 7: Ohio State 34, Wisconsin 21 (Big Ten Championship Game)

Saturday, Dec. 28: Clemson 29, Ohio State 23 in College Football Playoff Semifinal at the PlayStation Fiesta Bowl


Ohio State Buckeyes 2018 Schedule

Date Opponent Location Time (ET)/
Sat., Sept. 1

Oregon State

Columbus, Ohio W, 77-31 ABC
Sat., Sept. 8


Columbus, Ohio W, 52-3 BTN
Sat., Sept. 15


Arlington, Texas W, 40-28 ABC
Sat., Sept. 22


Columbus, Ohio W, 49-26 BTN
Sat., Sept. 29

Penn State

State College, Pa. W, 27-26 ABC
Sat., Oct. 6


Columbus, Ohio W, 49-26 FOX
Sat., Oct. 13


Columbus, Ohio W, 30-14 TBA
Sat., Oct. 20


West Lafayette, Ind. L, 49-20 ABC
Sat., Nov. 3


Columbus, Ohio W, 36-31 FOX
Sat., Nov. 10

Michigan State

East Lansing, Mich. W, 26-6 FOX
Sat., Nov. 17


College Park, Md. W, 52-51 (OT) ABC
Sat., Nov. 24


Columbus, Ohio W, 62-39 FOX
Sat., Dec. 1


Big Ten Championship Game

Indianapolis W, 45-24 FOX
Tues., Jan. 1


Rose Bowl

Pasadena, Calif. W, 28-23 ESPN
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