Oregon vs. Ohio State: Past Matchups & Series History – Heavy.com
Oregon will play Ohio State in the National Championship game on January 12. Despite the fact that Oregon had a statement win in their 59-20 rout of Florida State in the Rose Bowl, Ohio State, who defeated Alabama 42-35 in the Sugar Bowl, has never lost to Oregon. With a whole new batch of players and coaches, we’ll have to see if history repeats itself.
The Buckeyes have won all eight games that they’ve played against the Ducks. Read on for the full history of the series.
Jan. 1, 2010 – Ohio State’s most recent win over Oregon came in the 2010 Rose Bowl. The Buckeyes took the game, 26-17.
Sept. 19, 1987 – Ohio State gave Oregon their first loss of the 1987 season after both teams entered the game 1-0. The Buckeyes won, 24-14.
Sept. 10, 1983 – Ohio State got their first win of the 1983 season with a 31-6 victory over Oregon.
Oct. 5, 1968 – The Buckeyes gave the Ducks their third loss of the 1968 season when they defeated them, 21-6.
Oct. 7, 1967 – Ohio State got their first win of the season as they handed Oregon their fourth loss of the season. It came in the form of a 30-0 shutout. This is also the only true-road game Ohio State has played against Oregon.
Nov. 17, 1962 – Ohio State’s win kept them from falling to .500 after entering the game with a 4-3 record. They won the game 26-7, and Oregon dropped to 6-2.
Nov. 18, 1961 – Ohio State avoided their first loss of the 1961 with a 22-12 win over Oregon. The Buckeyes entered this game 6-0-1.
Jan. 1, 1958 – The first-ever meeting between these two teams came in the 1958 Rose Bowl. Ohio State won, 10-7.