1966 Ohio State Buckeyes football team

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1966 Ohio State Buckeyes football
Conference Big Ten Conference
1966 record 4-5 (3-4 Big Ten)
Head coach Woody Hayes
Captain Mike Current
Captain John Fill
Captain Ray Pryor
Home stadium Ohio Stadium
Seasons
« 1965 1967 »
1966 Big Ten football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#2/2 Michigan State 7 0 0     9 0 1
#7/6 Purdue 6 1 0     9 2 0
Michigan 4 3 0     6 4 0
Illinois 4 3 0     4 6 0
Minnesota 3 3 1     4 5 1
Ohio State 3 4 0     4 5 0
Northwestern 2 4 1     3 6 1
Wisconsin 2 4 1     3 6 1
Indiana 1 5 1     1 8 1
Iowa 1 6 0     2 8 0
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll / Coaches' Poll

The 1966 Ohio State Buckeyes football team represented the Ohio State University in the college football season of 1966-1967. The Buckeyes compiled a 4–5 record.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result Attendance
September 24 Texas Christian* Ohio StadiumColumbus, OH W 14-7   75,383
October 1 Washington* Ohio StadiumColumbus, OH L 22-38   80,241
October 8 at Illinois Memorial StadiumChampaign, IL L 9-10   51,069
October 15 #1 Michigan State Ohio StadiumColumbus, OH L 8-11   84,282
October 22 Wisconsin Ohio StadiumColumbus, OH W 24-13   84,256
October 29 at Minnesota Memorial StadiumMinneapolis, MN L 7-17   49,489
November 5 Indiana Ohio StadiumColumbus, OH W 7-0   80,834
November 12 at Iowa Iowa StadiumIowa City, IA W 14-10   44,677
November 19 Michigan Ohio StadiumColumbus, OH L 3-17   83,403
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll.

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Coaching staff[edit]

1967 NFL draftees[edit]

Player Round Pick Position NFL Club
Mike Current 3 58 Tackle Denver Broncos
Bo Rein 7 179 Flanker Baltimore Colts
Ron Sepic 12 300 End Washington Redskins

References[edit]

Win/Loss statistics
Draft data