1935 Ohio State Buckeyes football team

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1935 Ohio State Buckeyes football
Big Ten co-champion
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 Ohio State University in the 1935 college football season. The Buckeyes compiled a 7–1 record with a 5–0 mark in Big Ten Conference play. Ohio State won their first Big Ten title in 15 years, outscoring opponents 237–57.

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

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