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
(Capacity: 81,109)
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 Time Opponent# Rank# Site Result Attendance
September 24 1:30 PM TCU* Ohio StadiumColumbus, OH W 14–7   75,375
October 1 1:30 PM Washington* Ohio Stadium • Columbus, OH L 22–38   80,241
October 8 1:30 PM at Illinois Memorial StadiumChampaign, IL (Illibuck Trophy) L 9–10   51,069
October 15 1:30 PM #1 Michigan State Ohio Stadium • Columbus, OH L 8–11   84,282
October 22 1:30 PM Wisconsin Ohio Stadium • Columbus, OH W 24–13   84,265
October 29 2:30 PM at Minnesota Memorial StadiumMinneapolis, MN L 7–17   49,489
November 5 1:30 PM Indiana Ohio Stadium • Columbus, OH W 7–0   80,834
November 12 2:30 PM at Iowa Iowa StadiumIowa City, IA W 14–10   44,677
November 19 1:30 PM Michigan Ohio Stadium • Columbus, OH L 3–17   83,403
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Eastern Time.

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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