1935 Ohio State Buckeyes football team

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1935 Ohio State Buckeyes football
Big Ten Champions
Conference Big Ten Conference
1935 record 7-1 (5-0 Big Ten)
Head coach Francis Schmidt
Home stadium Ohio Stadium
Seasons
« 1934 1936 »
1935 Big Ten football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#1 Minnesota § 5 0 0     8 0 0
#5 Ohio State § 5 0 0     7 1 0
Purdue 3 3 0     4 4 0
Indiana 2 2 1     4 3 1
#16 Northwestern 2 3 1     4 3 1
#18 Iowa 1 2 2     4 2 2
Chicago 2 3 0     4 4 0
Michigan 2 3 0     4 4 0
Illinois 1 4 0     3 5 0
Wisconsin 1 4 0     1 7 0
§ – Conference co-champions
Rankings from UP Sports Writers

The 1935 Ohio State Buckeyes football team represented the Ohio State University in the college football season of 1935-1936. The Buckeyes compiled a 7–1 (5-0 in the Big Ten) record. Schmidt got the first Big Ten title for the Bucks in 15 years and outscoring opponents 237-57. He became 2-0 vs Michigan this year as well, outscoring them 72-0 in two games against them.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance
October 5 Kentucky* Ohio StadiumColumbus, Ohio W 19-6   56,686
October 12 Drake* Ohio StadiumColumbus, Ohio W 85-7   28,927
October 19 Northwestern Ohio StadiumColumbus, Ohio W 28-7   42,335
October 26 at Indiana Memorial Stadium (old)Bloomington, Indiana W 28-6   15,000
November 2 Notre Dame* Ohio StadiumColumbus, Ohio L 13-18   81,018
November 9 at Chicago Stagg FieldChicago, Illinois W 20-13   15,000
November 16 Illinois Ohio StadiumColumbus, Ohio W 6-0   43,921
November 23 at Michigan Michigan StadiumAnn Arbor, Michigan W 38-0   53,322
*Non-conference game.

Coaching staff[edit]

1936 NFL draftees[edit]

Player Round Pick Position NFL Club
Gomer Jones 2 15 Center Chicago Cardinals
Dick Heekin 8 72 Back New York Giants

References[edit]

Win/Loss statistics
Draft data