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
(Capacity: 66,210)
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, OH W 19–6   56,686
October 12 Drake* Ohio Stadium • Columbus, OH W 85–7   28,927
October 19 Northwestern Ohio Stadium • Columbus, OH W 28–7   42,335
October 26 at Indiana Memorial StadiumBloomington, IN W 28–6   15,000
November 2 Notre Dame* Ohio Stadium • Columbus, OH L 13–18   81,018
November 9 at Chicago Stagg FieldChicago, IL W 20–13   15,000
November 16 Illinois Ohio Stadium • Columbus, OH (Illibuck Trophy) W 6–0   43,921
November 23 at Michigan Michigan StadiumAnn Arbor, MI (The Game) 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