What channel is the Ohio State game on vs Rutgers? What to know about the Buckeyes game

Joe Harrington
The Columbus Dispatch

Ohio State started the Big Ten football season fast, racing to a huge first-half lead against Wisconsin during a 52-21 win.

And now the Buckeyes set their sights on Rutgers (3-1), which lost its Big Ten opener in Week 4 at home to Iowa, 27-10. The Buckeyes play the Scarlet Knights on Saturday and have never lost to Rutgers. In fact, the Buckeyes have never failed to score at least 49 points in the eight games the two programs have played. Ohio State has scored at least 50 points in six of the eight games the Buckeyes have played Rutgers since 2014.

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The matchup, which is homecoming, is the final of the five straight games to open the season at Ohio Stadium. The Buckeyes play three of their next four on the road.

Here's what to know about the Ohio State-Rutgers football game.

What time is the Ohio State game vs. Rutgers?

Kickoff: 3:30 p.m., Ohio Stadium in Columbus.

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What channel is the Ohio State game on vs. Rutgers University?

For the second time this season Ohio State will play on the Big Ten Network.

The Buckeyes played Arkansas State in Week 2 on the conference's network. Ohio State football is not scheduled to play any more games on the network, but that doesn't mean it won't have any more games on Big Ten Network this season.

Five of Ohio State's remaining games have no TV information yet.

The Buckeyes will play Michigan State on ABC in Week 6 and will end the season against Michigan on Fox.

Who is announcing Ohio State vs. Rutgers?

The Big Ten Network crew is:

  • Brandon Gaudin (play-by-play)
  • Joshua Perry (Analyst)
  • Rick Pizzo (Sideline)

Is the Ohio State football game live streaming against Rutgers?

Yes. The game is streaming on any platform that offers Big Ten Network, including Hulu Live.

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The Ohio State game will broadcast in Columbus on 97.1 FM/1460 AM.

Here are the announcers:

  • Paul Keels (play-by-play)
  • Jim Lachey (analysis)
  • Matt Andrews (sideline)

What is the Rutgers football record against the Buckeyes?

Rutgers is 0-8 against the Buckeyes and lost to Ohio State 52-13 in 2021.

What is the Ohio State spread against Rutgers?

Ohio State is favored by 40.5 points, according to Tipico.

What's the weather forecast in Columbus for the Wisconsin game?

Forecast: Cloudy, high of 69.

What's the Ohio State parking situation like?

Here's an Ohio State parking map:

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