1993 Ohio State Buckeyes football team

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1993 Ohio State Buckeyes football
Ohio State Buckeyes logo.svg
Big Ten Co-Champions
Holiday Bowl Champions
Holiday Bowl, W 28–21 vs. BYU
Conference Big Ten Conference
Ranking
Coaches #10
AP #11
1993 record 10–1–1 (6–1–1 Big Ten)
Head coach John Cooper
Offensive coordinator Joe Hollis
Defensive coordinator Bill Young
MVP Raymont Harris
Captain Alan Kline
Captain Chico Nelson
Captain Cedric Saunders
Captain Jason Simmons
Home stadium Ohio Stadium
(Capacity: 91,470)
Seasons
« 1992 1994 »
1993 Big Ten football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#6/5 Wisconsin § 6 1 1     10 1 1
#11/10 Ohio State § 6 1 1     10 1 1
#8/7 Penn State 6 2 0     10 2 0
Indiana 5 3 0     8 4 0
#21/19 Michigan 5 3 0     8 4 0
Illinois 5 3 0     5 6 0
Michigan State 4 4 0     6 6 0
Iowa 3 5 0     6 6 0
Minnesota 3 5 0     4 7 0
Northwestern 0 8 0     2 9 0
Purdue 0 8 0     1 10 0
§ – Conference co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll / Coaches' Poll

The 1993 Ohio State Buckeyes football team represented the Ohio State University in the college football season of 1993–1994. The Buckeyes compiled a 10–1–1 record and were co-champions of the Big Ten Conference along with the Wisconsin Badgers (who received the Rose Bowl berth) including the 1993 Holiday Bowl in San Diego, where they won 28–21 against the Brigham Young Cougars.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 4 12:30 PM Rice* #18 Ohio StadiumColumbus, OH ESPN W 34–7   89,040[1]
September 11 8:00 PM #12 Washington* #16 Ohio Stadium • Columbus, OH ABC W 21–12   94,109[1]
September 18 12:00 PM at Pittsburgh* #11 Pitt StadiumPittsburgh, PA ABC W 63–28   41,511[1]
October 2 1:30 PM Northwestern #7 Ohio Stadium • Columbus, OH W 51–3   92,744[1]
October 9 12:30 PM at Illinois #6 Memorial StadiumChampaign, IL (Illibuck) ESPN W 20–12   61,209[1]
October 16 3:30 PM #25 Michigan State #5 Ohio Stadium • Columbus, OH ABC W 28–21   93,989[1]
October 23 2:00 PM at Purdue #3 Ross–Ade StadiumWest Lafayette, IN W 45–24   44,038[1]
October 30 3:30 PM #12 Penn State #3 Ohio Stadium • Columbus, OH ABC W 24–6   95,060[1]
November 6 3:30 PM at #15 Wisconsin #3 Camp Randall StadiumMadison, WI ABC T 14–14   77,745[1]
November 13 3:30 PM Indiana #5 Ohio Stadium • Columbus, OH ABC W 23–17   93,741[1]
November 20 12:00 PM at Michigan #5 Michigan StadiumAnn Arbor, MI (The Game) ABC L 0–28   106,867[1]
December 30 6:00 PM vs. BYU* #11 Jack Murphy StadiumSan Diego, CA (Holiday Bowl) ESPN W 28–21   52,108[1]
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Eastern Time.

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Coaching staff[edit]

  • John Cooper - Head Coach - 6th year
  • Bill Conley - Offense (6th year)
  • Larry Coker - Defensive Backs (1st year)
  • Frank Falks - Running Backs (1st year)
  • Joe Hollis - Offensive Coordinator (3rd year)
  • Ron Hudson - Quarterbacks (6th year)
  • Lee Owens - (2nd year)
  • Fred Pagac - Defensive Linebackers (12th year)
  • Mike Stock - Offensive Wide Receivers (2nd year)
  • Bill Young - Defensive Coordinator (6th year)

Game notes[edit]

Rice[edit]

Washington[edit]

Pittsburgh[edit]

Northwestern[edit]

Illinois[edit]

Michigan State[edit]

Purdue[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Ohio St 14 21 7 3 45
Purdue 0 7 0 17 24

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Penn State[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Penn State 6 0 0 0 6
Ohio State 7 10 7 0 24

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Wisconsin[edit]

Indiana[edit]

Michigan[edit]

Holiday Bowl[edit]

Statistics


1994 NFL draftees[edit]

Player Round Pick Position NFL Club
Dan Wilkinson 1 1 Defensive Tackle Cincinnati Bengals
Jeff Cothran 3 66 Fullback Cincinnati Bengals
Raymont Harris 4 114 Running Back Chicago Bears
Jason Winrow 6 186 Guard New York Giants
Butler By'not'e 7 212 Running Back Denver Broncos

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l Park, Jack (2003). The Official Ohio State Football Encyclopedia. Champaign, IL: Sports Publishing LLC. ISBN 1-58261-695-7. 
  2. ^ http://cfreference.net/cfr/school.s?id=227&season=1993
  3. ^ Gainesville Sun. 1993 Oct 24.
  4. ^ Gainesville Sun. October 31, 1993
  5. ^ 2012 Ohio State football record book
  6. ^ http://www.pro-football-reference.com/draft/1994.htm
Win/Loss statistics
Draft data