Tim May

OSU BEAT WRITER

THE COLUMBUS DISPATCH

Ohio State 48, UNLV 10

The Buckeyes don’t get the shutout, but they get another offensive breakout as Barrett and Dobbins again lead the way. Howard — not Ron but the FCS school — put up 43 on the Rebels.

Bill Rabinowitz

OSU BEAT WRITER

THE COLUMBUS DISPATCH

Ohio State 56, UNLV 10

Ohio State should overwhelm the Rebels, who have a decent run game but not much else. The second half, when youngsters should get playing time, might be more revealing than the first.

Dom Tiberi

SPORTS ANCHOR

WBNS 10TV

Ohio State 52, UNLV 17

The Buckeyes are a work in progress, which is why they will be better in all phases than a week ago. The offense will put up big numbers while the likely targeted secondary will be much improved.

Stanley Jackson

BTN AND RADIO ANALYST

EX-OSU QUARTERBACK

Ohio State 60, UNLV 14

The J.T. and J.K. show will run the Rebels back to Nevada with a monster performance. UNLV has some offensive weapons, but the OSU defense will handle the threat.

Rob Oller

SPORTS REPORTER

THE COLUMBUS DISPATCH

Ohio State 52, UNLV 10

These Rebels actually have a cause — to shock the Buckeyes — but they're without a defense, which means Ohio State's offense rolls ahead.