Jody Victor : Buckeyes Host Michigan State Saturday

Jody Victor: No. 1-ranked Ohio State (7-0/3-0 in the Big Ten) hosts Big Ten opponent Michigan State (5-2/1-2) in a 3:30 p.m. Homecoming game Saturday, October 20, 2007, at Ohio Stadium (102,329) in Columbus.

The Buckeyes lead the series with Michigan State 25-12, and Ohio State has a 13-7 lead in all games played in columbus. Ohio State has won the last five games in the series.

This week Ohio State returns to the No. 1 position in the national rankings for the 16th time since 1942. The Buckyes' longest string of consecutive weeks ranked in the top spot was in 2006, when Ohio State was No. 1 for 15 weekly polls.

Ohio State has an all-time record of 64-9-1 when ranked as the nation's No. 1 team.

Don't miss the Buckeyes' Homcoming game this Saturday at 3:30 pm on ABC.

Go Bucks!!!

Jody Victor