Ohio State Buckeyes vs. Illinois Fighting Illini Play By Play

First Quarter
Illinois Fighting Illini at 15:00
1-10-ILL35(15:00) Taylor Zalewski kicked the ball for 65 yards. Dontre Wilson returned the kick for 23 yards.
Ohio State Buckeyes at 15:00
1-10-OHIOST23(14:54) Braxton Miller passed incomplete to Dontre Wilson.
2-10-OHIOST23(14:50) Braxton Miller passed to Corey (Philly) Brown for 7 yards.
3-3-OHIOST30(14:24) Touchdown. Braxton Miller rushed for 70 yards.
(14:24) Drew Basil made the extra point.
OHIOST 7   ILL 0,   Plays: 3   Yards: 77   Possession: 00:36.
 
Ohio State Buckeyes at 14:24
1-1-OHIOST35(14:24) Drew Basil kicked the ball for 59 yards. V'Angelo Bentley returned the kick for 17 yards.
Illinois Fighting Illini at 14:24
1-10-ILL23(14:19) Josh Ferguson rushed for 9 yards.
2-1-ILL32(13:46) Nathan Scheelhaase passed to Steve Hull for 15 yards.
1-10-ILL47(13:23) Nathan Scheelhaase passed to Josh Ferguson for a loss of 5 yards.
2-15-ILL42(12:46) OHIOST was penalized 5 yards.
2-10-ILL47(12:32) Nathan Scheelhaase was intercepted. C.J. Barnett returned the interception for 16 yards.
Ohio State Buckeyes at 12:32
1-10-OHIOST42(12:21) Braxton Miller recovered a fumble from Braxton Miller and returned it for -9 yards.
2-19-OHIOST33(11:46) Braxton Miller passed incomplete to Chris Fields.
3-19-OHIOST33(11:42) Braxton Miller passed incomplete to Devin Smith.
4-19-OHIOST33(11:34) Cameron Johnston punted for 63 yards.
Illinois Fighting Illini at 11:34
1-10-ILL4(11:21) Josh Ferguson rushed for no gain.
2-10-ILL4(10:45) Nathan Scheelhaase passed to Steve Hull for 9 yards.
3-1-ILL13(9:59) Josh Ferguson rushed for no gain.
4-1-ILL13(9:13) Justin DuVernois punted for 62 yards. Corey (Philly) Brown returned a punt for a 12 yard loss. OHIOST was penalized 7 yards.
Ohio State Buckeyes at 9:13
1-10-OHIOST6(8:50) Carlos Hyde rushed for 9 yards.
2-1-OHIOST15(8:36) Braxton Miller passed to Devin Smith for 10 yards.
1-10-OHIOST25(8:04) Carlos Hyde rushed for 9 yards.
2-1-OHIOST34(7:24) Braxton Miller passed incomplete to Devin Smith.
3-1-OHIOST34(7:21) Carlos Hyde rushed for 2 yards.
1-10-OHIOST36(6:54) Braxton Miller rushed for 31 yards.
1-10-ILL33(6:13) Braxton Miller passed to Chris Fields for 11 yards.
1-10-ILL22(5:42) Braxton Miller passed incomplete to Devin Smith.
2-10-ILL22(5:39) Carlos Hyde rushed for 4 yards.
3-6-ILL18(4:55) Touchdown. Braxton Miller passed to Carlos Hyde for 18 yards.
(4:55) Drew Basil made the extra point.
OHIOST 14   ILL 0,   Plays: 10   Yards: 87   Possession: 04:18.
 
Ohio State Buckeyes at 4:55
1-1-OHIOST35(4:55) Drew Basil kicked the ball for 44 yards. V'Angelo Bentley returned the kick for 1 yard.
Illinois Fighting Illini at 4:55
1-10-ILL22(4:50) Nathan Scheelhaase rushed for 3 yards.
2-7-ILL25(4:22) Nathan Scheelhaase passed to Steve Hull for 16 yards.
1-10-ILL41(3:58) Nathan Scheelhaase passed to Miles Osei for 15 yards.
1-10-OHIOST44(3:30) Nathan Scheelhaase was intercepted. Touchdown. Bradley Roby returned the interception for 63 yards.
Ohio State Buckeyes at 3:30
(3:30) Drew Basil made the extra point.
OHIOST 21   ILL 0,   Plays: 1   Yards: 63   Possession: 0:00.
 
Ohio State Buckeyes at 3:30
1-1-OHIOST35(3:30) Drew Basil kicked the ball for 49 yards. V'Angelo Bentley returned the kick for 13 yards.
Illinois Fighting Illini at 3:30
1-10-ILL29(3:25) Josh Ferguson rushed for 15 yards.
1-10-ILL44(3:00) Josh Ferguson rushed for 12 yards.
1-10-OHIOST44(2:44) Josh Ferguson lost 2 yards.
2-12-OHIOST46(2:15) Nathan Scheelhaase passed to Josh Ferguson for 1 yard.
3-11-OHIOST45(1:35) Nathan Scheelhaase passed incomplete to Martize Barr.
4-11-OHIOST45(1:28) Justin DuVernois punted for 44 yards.
Ohio State Buckeyes at 1:28
1-10-OHIOST1(1:19) Braxton Miller rushed for 3 yards.
2-7-OHIOST4(0:41) Carlos Hyde rushed for 26 yards.
1-10-OHIOST30(15:00) Braxton Miller passed incomplete to Corey (Philly) Brown.
Second Quarter
Ohio State Buckeyes continued...
2-10-OHIOST30(14:50) Braxton Miller passed to Evan Spencer for 7 yards.
3-3-OHIOST37(14:13) Carlos Hyde rushed for no gain.
4-3-OHIOST37(13:25) Cameron Johnston punted for 50 yards. Miles Osei returned a punt for 14 yards.
Illinois Fighting Illini at 13:25
1-10-ILL27(13:14) Nathan Scheelhaase passed incomplete to Josh Ferguson.
2-10-ILL27(13:02) Nathan Scheelhaase lost 2 yards.
3-12-ILL25(12:24) Nathan Scheelhaase lost 7 yards. Joey Bosa sacked Nathan Scheelhaase.
4-19-ILL18(11:42) ILL was penalized 5 yards.
4-24-ILL13(11:30) Justin DuVernois punted for 31 yards.
Ohio State Buckeyes at 11:30
1-10-ILL44(11:20) Corey (Philly) Brown rushed for 5 yards.
2-5-ILL39(10:50) Braxton Miller rushed for 28 yards.
1-10-ILL11(10:20) Touchdown. Braxton Miller passed to Corey (Philly) Brown for 11 yards.
(10:20) Drew Basil made the extra point.
OHIOST 28   ILL 0,   Plays: 3   Yards: 44   Possession: 01:10.
 
Ohio State Buckeyes at 10:20
1-1-OHIOST35(10:20) Drew Basil kicked the ball for 30 yards.
Illinois Fighting Illini at 10:20
1-10-ILL35(10:20) Nathan Scheelhaase lost 10 yards. Joey Bosa sacked Nathan Scheelhaase.
2-20-ILL25(9:50) Nathan Scheelhaase passed to Miles Osei for 9 yards.
3-11-ILL34(9:27) Nathan Scheelhaase rushed for 4 yards.
4-7-ILL38(8:55) Justin DuVernois punted for 41 yards. Corey (Philly) Brown returned a punt for a 2 yard loss.
Ohio State Buckeyes at 8:55
1-10-OHIOST19(8:50) Braxton Miller passed incomplete to Corey (Philly) Brown.
2-10-OHIOST19(8:45) Braxton Miller passed to Corey (Philly) Brown for no gain.
3-10-OHIOST19(8:05) Braxton Miller lost 13 yards. Tim Kynard sacked Braxton Miller. OHIOST was penalized 3 yards.
4-26-OHIOST3(7:29) Cameron Johnston punted for 64 yards. Touchdown. V'Angelo Bentley returned a punt for 67 yards.
Illinois Fighting Illini at 7:29
(7:29) Taylor Zalewski made the extra point.
OHIOST 28   ILL 7,   Plays: 1   Yards: 67   Possession: 0:00.
 
Illinois Fighting Illini at 7:29
1-1-ILL35(7:29) Taylor Zalewski kicked the ball for 63 yards. Jordan Hall returned the kick for 46 yards.
Ohio State Buckeyes at 7:29
1-10-OHIOST48(7:21) Carlos Hyde rushed for 4 yards.
2-6-ILL48(7:00) Braxton Miller passed to Corey (Philly) Brown for 12 yards.
1-10-ILL36(6:38) Braxton Miller rushed for 15 yards.
1-10-ILL21(6:17) Braxton Miller passed incomplete to Evan Spencer.
2-10-ILL21(6:12) Braxton Miller rushed for 13 yards.
1-0-ILL8(5:47) Touchdown. Carlos Hyde rushed for 8 yards.
(5:47) Drew Basil made the extra point.
OHIOST 35   ILL 7,   Plays: 6   Yards: 52   Possession: 01:42.
 
Ohio State Buckeyes at 5:47
1-1-OHIOST35(5:47) Drew Basil kicked the ball for 65 yards. Touchback
Illinois Fighting Illini at 5:47
1-10-ILL25(5:47) Nathan Scheelhaase passed incomplete to Martize Barr.
2-10-ILL25(5:43) Josh Ferguson rushed for 3 yards.
3-7-ILL28(5:28) Nathan Scheelhaase passed to Steve Hull for 10 yards.
1-10-ILL38(5:10) Nathan Scheelhaase passed to Donovonn Young for 8 yards.
2-2-ILL46(4:39) Josh Ferguson rushed for 1 yard.
3-1-ILL47(4:18) Donovonn Young rushed for 2 yards.
1-10-ILL49(4:18) Nathan Scheelhaase passed to Donovonn Young for 4 yards.
2-6-OHIOST47(3:53) Nathan Scheelhaase passed to Steve Hull for 5 yards.
3-1-OHIOST42(3:34) Nathan Scheelhaase passed to Martize Barr for 7 yards.
1-10-OHIOST35(3:25) Nathan Scheelhaase lost 7 yards. Joey Bosa sacked Nathan Scheelhaase.
2-17-OHIOST42(2:50) Nathan Scheelhaase passed to Justin Hardee for 23 yards.
1-10-OHIOST19(2:25) Touchdown. Nathan Scheelhaase passed to Steve Hull for 19 yards.
(2:25) Taylor Zalewski made the extra point.
OHIOST 35   ILL 14,   Plays: 13   Yards: 75   Possession: 03:22.
 
Illinois Fighting Illini at 2:25
1-1-ILL35(2:25) Taylor Zalewski kicked the ball for 58 yards. Dontre Wilson returned the kick for 11 yards.
Ohio State Buckeyes at 2:25
1-10-OHIOST18(2:20) Braxton Miller passed incomplete to Devin Smith.
2-10-OHIOST18(2:14) Braxton Miller passed to Corey (Philly) Brown for 9 yards.
3-1-OHIOST27(1:59) Carlos Hyde lost 2 yards.
4-3-OHIOST25(1:50) Cameron Johnston punted for 53 yards. V'Angelo Bentley returned a punt for 10 yards. ILL was penalized 10 yards.
Illinois Fighting Illini at 1:50
1-10-ILL22(1:42) Nathan Scheelhaase passed to Miles Osei for 5 yards.
2-5-ILL27(1:24) Nathan Scheelhaase passed to Josh Ferguson for 4 yards.
3-1-ILL31(1:10) Josh Ferguson rushed for 6 yards.
1-10-ILL37(1:06) Nathan Scheelhaase passed to Donovonn Young for 3 yards.
2-7-ILL40(0:45) Nathan Scheelhaase passed to Justin Hardee for 6 yards.
3-1-ILL46(0:35) Donovonn Young rushed for 6 yards.
1-10-OHIOST48(0:27) Nathan Scheelhaase passed incomplete to Donovonn Young.
2-10-OHIOST48(0:24) Nathan Scheelhaase passed incomplete to Steve Hull.
3-10-OHIOST48(0:18) Nathan Scheelhaase passed incomplete.
4-10-OHIOST48(0:10) OHIOST was penalized 5 yards.
4-5-OHIOST43(0:10) Nathan Scheelhaase passed incomplete to Martize Barr.
Ohio State Buckeyes at 0:10
1-10-OHIOST43(0:06) Braxton Miller passed incomplete.
2-10-OHIOST35(15:00) Drew Basil kicked the ball for 65 yards. Touchback
Third Quarter
Illinois Fighting Illini at 15:00
1-10-ILL25(15:00) Josh Ferguson rushed for 2 yards.
Illinois Fighting Illini at 15:00
2-8-ILL27(14:40) Nathan Scheelhaase passed to Steve Hull for 16 yards.
1-10-ILL43(14:06) Nathan Scheelhaase rushed for 20 yards.
1-10-OHIOST37(13:47) Nathan Scheelhaase rushed for 8 yards.
2-2-OHIOST29(13:26) Josh Ferguson rushed for 16 yards.
1-10-OHIOST13(13:10) Josh Ferguson rushed for no gain.
2-10-OHIOST13(12:53) Nathan Scheelhaase passed to Matt LaCosse for 12 yards.
1-0-OHIOST1(12:47) Josh Ferguson rushed for no gain.
2-0-OHIOST1(12:06) Touchdown. Nathan Scheelhaase passed to Evan Wilson for 1 yard.
(12:06) Taylor Zalewski made the extra point.
OHIOST 35   ILL 21,   Plays: 9   Yards: 75   Possession: 02:54.
 
Illinois Fighting Illini at 12:06
1-1-ILL35(12:06) Taylor Zalewski kicked the ball for 57 yards. Dontre Wilson returned the kick for 20 yards.
Ohio State Buckeyes at 12:06
1-10-OHIOST28(12:01) Carlos Hyde rushed for 12 yards.
1-10-OHIOST40(11:44) Carlos Hyde rushed for 3 yards.
2-7-OHIOST43(11:18) Braxton Miller passed incomplete to Corey (Philly) Brown.
3-7-OHIOST43(11:12) ILL was penalized 10 yards.
1-10-ILL47(11:07) Braxton Miller passed incomplete to Devin Smith.
2-10-ILL47(11:02) Carlos Hyde rushed for 3 yards.
3-7-ILL44(10:26) Braxton Miller rushed for 6 yards.
4-1-ILL38(9:57) Carlos Hyde rushed for 3 yards.
1-10-ILL35(9:29) Braxton Miller lost 3 yards. Tim Kynard recovered a fumble from Braxton Miller and returned it for 0 yards.
Illinois Fighting Illini at 9:29
1-10-ILL39(9:20) Nathan Scheelhaase passed incomplete.
2-10-ILL39(9:15) Nathan Scheelhaase passed to Miles Osei for 8 yards.
3-2-ILL47(8:38) ILL was penalized 5 yards.
3-7-ILL42(8:20) Nathan Scheelhaase passed incomplete to Spencer Harris.
4-7-ILL42(8:17) Justin DuVernois punted for 41 yards. Corey (Philly) Brown returned a punt for 9 yards. OHIOST was penalized 10 yards.
Ohio State Buckeyes at 8:17
1-10-OHIOST16(8:06) Carlos Hyde rushed for no gain.
2-10-OHIOST16(7:27) Braxton Miller rushed for 1 yard.
3-9-OHIOST17(6:50) Braxton Miller passed to Carlos Hyde for 8 yards.
4-1-OHIOST25(6:01) Cameron Johnston punted for 69 yards. V'Angelo Bentley returned a punt for 3 yards.
Illinois Fighting Illini at 6:01
1-10-ILL9(5:49) Nathan Scheelhaase passed to Jon Davis for 1 yard.
2-9-ILL10(5:13) Nathan Scheelhaase passed incomplete to Donovonn Young.
3-9-ILL10(5:06) ILL was penalized 5 yards.
3-14-ILL5(4:59) Ryan Shazier sacked Reilly O'Toole for a loss of 5 yards. Matt LaCosse recovered a fumble from Reilly O'Toole and returned it for 0 yards.
OHIOST 37   ILL 21,   Plays: 3   Yards: 4   Possession: 01:02.
 
Illinois Fighting Illini at 4:59
4-19-ILL20(4:59) Taylor Zalewski kicked the ball for 66 yards. Dontre Wilson returned the kick for 31 yards.
Ohio State Buckeyes at 4:59
1-10-OHIOST45(4:51) Braxton Miller passed to Chris Fields for 47 yards.
1-0-ILL8(4:28) ILL was penalized 4 yards.
1-0-ILL4(4:23) Kenny Guiton passed incomplete to Devin Smith.
2-0-ILL4(4:10) Carlos Hyde rushed for 3 yards.
3-0-ILL1(4:01) Touchdown. Carlos Hyde rushed for 1 yard.
(4:01) Drew Basil made the extra point.
OHIOST 44   ILL 21,   Plays: 4   Yards: 51   Possession: 00:58.
 
Ohio State Buckeyes at 4:01
1-1-OHIOST35(4:01) Drew Basil kicked the ball for 65 yards. V'Angelo Bentley returned the kick for 19 yards.
Illinois Fighting Illini at 4:01
1-10-ILL19(3:55) Nathan Scheelhaase rushed for 6 yards.
2-4-ILL25(3:38) Nathan Scheelhaase passed incomplete to Spencer Harris.
3-4-ILL25(3:33) Nathan Scheelhaase passed incomplete to Spencer Harris.
4-4-ILL25(3:29) Justin DuVernois punted for 47 yards. Corey (Philly) Brown returned a punt for 18 yards.
Ohio State Buckeyes at 3:29
1-10-OHIOST46(3:16) Dontre Wilson rushed for 7 yards.
2-3-ILL47(2:42) Carlos Hyde rushed for 8 yards.
1-10-ILL39(2:11) Braxton Miller passed incomplete to Corey (Philly) Brown.
2-10-ILL39(2:05) Carlos Hyde rushed for 2 yards.
3-8-ILL37(1:32) Braxton Miller passed to Corey (Philly) Brown for 5 yards.
4-3-ILL32(0:48) Drew Basil missed a field goal of 49 yards.
Illinois Fighting Illini at 0:48
1-10-ILL32(0:42) Nathan Scheelhaase passed to Matt LaCosse for 24 yards.
1-10-OHIOST44(0:15) Josh Ferguson rushed for 3 yards.
2-7-OHIOST41(15:00) Nathan Scheelhaase rushed for 35 yards.
Fourth Quarter
Illinois Fighting Illini continued...
1-0-OHIOST6(14:43) Josh Ferguson rushed for 1 yard.
2-0-OHIOST5(14:22) Touchdown. Nathan Scheelhaase rushed for 5 yards.
3-0-OHIOST0(14:22) Nathan Scheelhaase passed to Miles Osei for no gain.
OHIOST 44   ILL 29,   Plays: 6   Yards: 3   Possession: 01:26.
 
Illinois Fighting Illini at 14:22
4-0-ILL35(14:22) Taylor Zalewski kicked the ball for 65 yards. Touchback
Ohio State Buckeyes at 14:22
1-10-OHIOST25(14:22) Braxton Miller rushed for 9 yards.
2-1-OHIOST34(13:38) Braxton Miller rushed for 7 yards.
1-10-OHIOST41(13:17) Braxton Miller rushed for 24 yards.
1-10-ILL35(12:48) Carlos Hyde rushed for 14 yards.
1-10-ILL21(12:19) Kenny Guiton rushed for 4 yards.
2-6-ILL17(11:37) Braxton Miller passed incomplete to Evan Spencer.
3-6-ILL17(11:33) Braxton Miller rushed for 4 yards.
4-2-ILL13(10:43) Drew Basil made a field goal of 30 yards.
OHIOST 47   ILL 29,   Plays: 7   Yards: 62   Possession: 03:39.
 
Ohio State Buckeyes at 10:43
1-10-OHIOST35(10:43) Drew Basil kicked the ball for 60 yards. V'Angelo Bentley returned the kick for 18 yards. OHIOST was penalized 15 yards.
Illinois Fighting Illini at 10:43
1-10-ILL38(10:38) Nathan Scheelhaase passed to Matt LaCosse for 18 yards.
1-10-OHIOST44(10:25) Nathan Scheelhaase passed incomplete to Miles Osei.
2-10-OHIOST44(10:20) Nathan Scheelhaase rushed for 11 yards.
1-10-OHIOST33(10:07) Donovonn Young rushed for 4 yards.
2-6-OHIOST29(9:47) Nathan Scheelhaase passed incomplete.
3-6-OHIOST29(9:42) Nathan Scheelhaase passed to Steve Hull for 15 yards.
1-10-OHIOST14(9:26) Nathan Scheelhaase passed to Josh Ferguson for 10 yards.
1-0-OHIOST4(8:49) Touchdown. Josh Ferguson rushed for 4 yards.
2-0-OHIOST0(8:49) Nathan Scheelhaase passed incomplete to Matt LaCosse.
OHIOST 47   ILL 35,   Plays: 9   Yards: -12   Possession: 01:54.
 
Illinois Fighting Illini at 8:49
3-0-ILL35(8:49) Taylor Zalewski kicked the ball for 65 yards. Touchback
Ohio State Buckeyes at 8:49
1-10-OHIOST25(8:49) Carlos Hyde rushed for 11 yards.
1-10-OHIOST36(8:20) Carlos Hyde rushed for 11 yards.
1-10-OHIOST47(7:46) Braxton Miller lost 1 yard.
2-11-OHIOST46(7:10) Braxton Miller passed incomplete to Evan Spencer.
3-11-OHIOST46(7:05) Braxton Miller passed incomplete to Corey (Philly) Brown.
4-11-OHIOST46(6:53) Cameron Johnston punted for 41 yards. V'Angelo Bentley made a faircatch.
Illinois Fighting Illini at 6:53
1-10-ILL13(6:44) Nathan Scheelhaase passed to Josh Ferguson for 3 yards.
2-7-ILL16(6:20) OHIOST was penalized 4 yards.
1-10-ILL20(6:09) Nathan Scheelhaase passed incomplete to Miles Osei.
2-10-ILL20(6:05) Nathan Scheelhaase passed to Donovonn Young for 5 yards.
3-5-ILL25(5:40) Nathan Scheelhaase lost 8 yards. Michael Bennett sacked Nathan Scheelhaase.
4-13-ILL17(5:06) Justin DuVernois punted for 47 yards. Corey (Philly) Brown returned a punt for 4 yards.
Ohio State Buckeyes at 5:06
1-10-OHIOST40(4:52) Carlos Hyde rushed for 9 yards.
2-1-OHIOST49(4:03) Touchdown. Carlos Hyde rushed for 51 yards.
(4:03) Drew Basil missed the extra point.
OHIOST 53   ILL 35,   Plays: 2   Yards: 60   Possession: 01:03.
 
Ohio State Buckeyes at 4:03
1-0-OHIOST35(4:03) Drew Basil kicked the ball for 54 yards. V'Angelo Bentley returned the kick for 13 yards.
Illinois Fighting Illini at 4:03
1-10-ILL24(3:59) Nathan Scheelhaase lost 10 yards. Noah Spence sacked Nathan Scheelhaase.
2-20-ILL14(3:34) Nathan Scheelhaase lost 2 yards.
3-22-ILL12(3:10) Nathan Scheelhaase passed to Josh Ferguson for 2 yards.
4-20-ILL14(2:31) Justin DuVernois punted for 39 yards. Corey (Philly) Brown returned a punt for a 2 yard loss.
Ohio State Buckeyes at 2:31
1-10-OHIOST45(2:09) Touchdown. Carlos Hyde rushed for 55 yards.
(2:09) Drew Basil made the extra point.
OHIOST 60   ILL 35,   Plays: 1   Yards: 55   Possession: 00:22.
 
Ohio State Buckeyes at 2:09
1-1-OHIOST35(2:09) Drew Basil kicked the ball for 57 yards. V'Angelo Bentley returned the kick for 10 yards.
Illinois Fighting Illini at 2:09
1-10-ILL18(2:02) Donovonn Young rushed for 1 yard.
2-9-ILL19(1:35) Donovonn Young rushed for 1 yard.
3-8-ILL20(1:19) Nathan Scheelhaase passed to Spencer Harris for 11 yards.
1-10-ILL31(1:12) Nathan Scheelhaase passed to Donovonn Young for 3 yards.
2-7-ILL34(0:52) ILL was penalized 10 yards.
2-17-ILL24(0:36) Donovonn Young rushed for 7 yards.
3-10-ILL31(0:12) Nathan Scheelhaase passed to Justin Hardee for 5 yards.