How to watch, injury updates, game notes, bet odds


The Hoosiers are riding a six-game losing streak, while the Buckeyes have emerged victorious in every game this season.

Indiana hasn’t defeated Ohio State since 1988, and this season’s matchup won’t be any easier in an effort to end that winless streak. Ryan Day’s Buckeyes, meanwhile, have scored at least 40 points in their last five matchups against the Hoosiers.

With that, Peegs.com provides all the ways to watch or listen to Saturday’s game, plus relevant game notes, injury updates, and storylines to monitor before kickoff.

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when: noon ET on Saturday, November 12

Where is it: Buckeye Stadium in Columbus, Ohio

tv channel: FOX

Where to watch FOX: Local channel, FOX Sports app, fuboTV, Sling TV, Hulu with Live TV, AT&T TV Now, Vidgo or YouTube TV

Commentary crew: Gus Johnson (play-by-play), Joel Klatt (analyst), Jenny Taft (sidelines)

Radio: UI Radio Network; Sirius/Online: XM (98 or 205) // SXM APP (968); Don Fischer (pbp), Rhett Lewis (analyst), Joe Smith, John Herrick

Bet Lines: State of Ohio they are currently 40-point favorites, while ESPN’s Football Power Index gives Indiana just a 1.6 percent chance of winning on an upset road. The over/under is 60.5 total points.

Game notes: Indiana | Ohio State | Big ten weekly notes

Injury notes: Indiana’s quarterback depth took a beating this week as the redshirt senior backup quarterback Jack Tuttle was ruled out for the season with a shoulder injury sustained against Penn State, elevating to true freshman Brendan Sorsby and redshirt sophomore Dexter Williams towards the top of the depth graph. Fortunately, Indiana redshirt junior QB Connor Bazelak he is expected to return to the starting lineup against Ohio State after missing last week’s game with an undisclosed injury.

Indiana’s starting offensive line might look a little different when the redshirt freshman starts right tackle Joshua Sales Jr. is questionable in view of Saturday’s match. IU’s star linebacker and team captain Cam Jones he’s likely to miss a fifth straight game with a foot injury, but Tom Allen said he’s progressing with his rehabilitation and getting closer to possibly returning.

All-time streak record: Ohio State leads, 77-12-5dating back to the first meeting in 1901. The Hoosiers’ last win over the Buckeyes was in 1988, and their last IU win in Columbus came a year earlier in 1987. Since then, Indiana is winless against Ohio State in the last 24 years.

Recent match: Last season, Ohio State dominated Indiana all four quarters in Bloomington. The Buckeyes won 54-7 as star quarterback CJ Stroud passed for 266 yards and four touchdowns. Running back TreVeyon Henderson rushed for 81 yards and two touchdowns, while Miyan Williams rushed for 60 yards and a touchdown. Indiana’s offense was terrible in all respects, totaling just 128 yards and a touchdown, which came in the first quarter thanks to tight end Peyton Hendershot. Indiana averages just 1.3 yards per carry, while IU’s three quarterbacks completed just eight passes.

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Notable:

– Indiana head coach Tom Allen is one win away from reaching 30 wins at Indiana. He would become only the seventh coach in program history to achieve the feat.

– Five of Indiana’s bottom seven naysayers are ranked or receive votes in the Associated Press’ Top-25 poll.

– Indiana senior cornerback Tiawan Mullen’s interception last week against Penn State was his 11th career hit, which is the most among all active IU players.

– Indiana outside linebacker Dasan McCullough leads among all FBS true freshmen in tackles for loss or no gain, and ranks third in sacks and defensive stops (solo tackle or sack leading to an offensive bust ), for Focus on Professional Football.

– The Hoosiers have limited opponents to under 30 points only once (Rutgers) during their six-game losing streak.

– Ohio State star RB TreVeyon Henderson and WR Jaxon Smith-Njigba missed last week’s game against Northwestern with injuries. Henderson has missed two games this season, while a lingering hamstring injury to Smith-Njigba has limited him to just three games.

– Ohio State has scored 20 or more points in 70 consecutive games, which passed Oklahoma last week for the all-time record among FBS schools.

— Ohio State redshirt sophomore quarterback CJ Stroud ranks first in the nation in passing efficiency (185.8) and second in touchdown passes (29). Stroud scored this season 2,453 passing yards, 29 touchdowns and four interceptions.

– Ohio State’s second-year wide receiver Marvin Harrison Jr. has emerged as one of the top pass catchers in the nation, with a career-high 53 receptions, 834 yards and 10 touchdowns. He is No. 3 nationally in touchdown receptions, 13th in receiving yards and 26th in receptions.

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