After 'coming of age game,' Buckeyes get ready for Big Ten

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio State Buckeyes couldn't have positioned themselves much better to begin the grueling nine-game Big Ten schedule: Three no-doubt wins, including a rout of Oklahoma in a marquee Saturday night game. Stars emerging on both sides of the ball. Now a week off to nurse the bumps and bruises.

  • Written by MITCH STACY, AP Sports Writer