1933 Ohio State Buckeyes football team

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1933 Ohio State Buckeyes football
Conference Big Ten Conference
1933 record 7–1 (4–1 Big Ten)
Head coach Sam Willaman (5th season)
Captain Sid Gillman
Home stadium Ohio Stadium
(Capacity: 66,210)
Seasons
← 1932
1934 →
1933 Big Ten football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#1 Michigan + 5 0 1     7 0 1
#3 Minnesota + 2 0 4     4 0 4
#5 Ohio State 4 1 0     7 1 0
#10 Purdue 3 1 1     6 1 1
Illinois 3 2 0     5 3 0
Iowa 3 2 0     5 3 0
Northwestern 1 4 1     1 5 2
Chicago 0 3 2     3 3 2
Indiana 0 3 2     1 5 2
Wisconsin 0 5 1     2 5 1
  • + – Conference co-champions
Rankings from Dickinson System

The 1933 Ohio State Buckeyes football team represented Ohio State University in the 1933 Big Ten Conference football season. The Buckeyes compiled a 7–1, the one loss to Michigan. Ohio State outscored their opponents 161–26 in Sam Willaman's fifth and last year as head coach. He finished his tenure at Ohio State with a record of 26–10–4 and 2–3 against Michigan.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance
October 7 Virginia* Ohio StadiumColumbus, OH W 75–0   42,001
October 14 Vanderbilt* Ohio Stadium • Columbus, OH W 20–0   21,358
October 21 at Michigan Michigan StadiumAnn Arbor, MI (The Game) L 0–13   82,606
October 28 Northwestern Ohio Stadium • Columbus, OH W 12–0   34,987
November 4 Indiana Ohio Stadium • Columbus, OH W 21–0   23,698
November 11 at Penn* Franklin FieldPhiladelphia, PA W 20–7   40,000
November 18 at Wisconsin Camp Randall StadiumMadison, WI W 6–0   10,000
November 25 Illinois Ohio Stadium • Columbus, OH (Illibuck Trophy) W 7–6   24,400
*Non-conference game.

Coaching staff[edit]

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