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2017 Schedule
9-2, 1st in Big Ten - East
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Barrett makes Big Ten History

With two touchdown passes in Ohio State's 52-14 win over Illinois on Saturday, J.T. Barrett (101) became the first player in Big Ten history with 100 career passing TDs. Barrett continues to distance himself from former Purdue QB Drew Brees (90 passing TDs).

Seth Walder ESPN Analytics 

Though Wisconsin is undefeated, FPI believes there are seven teams with at least one loss that are better than the Badgers going forward. The model currently ranks Miami 12th. Remember, FPI is strictly rating a team's strength, not its resume.

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Vote: Who made their playoff case in Week 12?

Week 12 of the college football season didn't have the drama of a week ago, but Wisconsin, Ohio State, Miami and Oklahoma continued to press their case to be in the College Football Playoff.

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Boise State, Northwestern move into Top 25

The top nine teams in The Associated Press college football poll have held onto their spots, led by No. 1 Alabama. Northwestern and Boise State moved into the Top 25 for the first time this season.

Don't count out Ohio State in CFP (1:16)
Ohio State beats Illinois in a laugher (0:36)
Illinois' backup QB runs in TD (0:47)
Buckeyes extend lead with Victor's TD catch (0:36)

Mitch Sherman ESPN Staff Writer 

Paul Chryst joined Urban Meyer today after Wisconsin's victory over Michigan as the only coaches since 1996 to win 20 or more of their first 25 Big Ten games. Meyer was 25-0. Chryst is 21-4. Next best records over that time belong to Jim Tressel (19-6), Bo Pelini (18-7) and Joe Tiller (17-8).

Buckeyes' Weber carries defenders for first down (0:20)
Buckeyes' Weber with 43-yard TD (0:33)
Ohio State's Barrett runs in for TD (0:27)
Ohio State with opening-drive TD (0:25)

Tom VanHaaren ESPN Staff Writer 

With Michigan losing to Wisconsin, Ohio State gets in to the Big Ten Championship game with a win over Illinois today.

Bill Palladino ESPN 

J.T. Barrett will be suiting up at Ohio Stadium for the final time this afternoon vs Illinois at 3:30 ET on ABC.

ESPN Stats & Info

FPI: Buckeyes overwhelming favorites vs. Illini

Ohio State has won eight straight and 11 of the last 12 meetings between these schools. Illinois' last win in the series came in 2007, when the unranked Illini stunned the No. 1-ranked Buckeyes in Columbus. ESPN's FPI feels good about OSU's chances at home on Saturday.

What will Barrett's legacy be at Ohio State? (1:23)

Team Stats

Passing Yards293.619th
Rushing Yards252.512th
Points For44.93rd
Points Against19.822nd