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College Football
BOXSCORE | RECAP
Ohio State 45, Minnesota 31
When: 8:00 PM   ET ,  Thursday, September 2, 2021
Where: Huntington Bank Stadium, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Attendance: 50805
Final Scoring Summary
 
Final 1 2 3 4 T
Ohio State 7 3 21 14 45
Minnesota 0 14 7 10 31
SCORING
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter - 7:22
Ohio State   TD  Minnesota 0 - Ohio State 7
Miyan Williams 71 yd. run (Noah Ruggles kick)
2nd Quarter - 12:50
Ohio State   FG  Minnesota 0 - Ohio State 10
Noah Ruggles 35 yd. field goal
2nd Quarter - 9:11
Minnesota   TD  Minnesota 7 - Ohio State 10
Dylan Wright 13 yd. pass from Tanner Morgan (Matthew Trickett kick)
2nd Quarter - 3:32
Minnesota   TD  Minnesota 14 - Ohio State 10
Mohamed Ibrahim 1 yd. run (Matthew Trickett kick)
3rd Quarter - 12:43
Ohio State   TD  Minnesota 14 - Ohio State 17
Chris Olave 38 yd. pass from C.J. Stroud (Noah Ruggles kick)
3rd Quarter - 10:03
Minnesota   TD  Minnesota 21 - Ohio State 17
Mohamed Ibrahim 19 yd. run (Matthew Trickett kick)
3rd Quarter - 5:12
Ohio State   TD  Minnesota 21 - Ohio State 24
Garrett Wilson 56 yd. pass from C.J. Stroud (Noah Ruggles kick)
3rd Quarter - 2:18
Ohio State   TD  Minnesota 21 - Ohio State 31
Haskell Garrett 32 yd. fumble recovery (Noah Ruggles kick)
4th Quarter - 10:39
Minnesota   FG  Minnesota 24 - Ohio State 31
Matthew Trickett 46 yd. field goal
4th Quarter - 9:43
Ohio State   TD  Minnesota 24 - Ohio State 38
TreVeyon Henderson 70 yd. pass from C.J. Stroud (Noah Ruggles kick)
4th Quarter - 5:31
Minnesota   TD  Minnesota 31 - Ohio State 38
Bryce Williams 2 yd. run (Matthew Trickett kick)
4th Quarter - 4:39
Ohio State   TD  Minnesota 31 - Ohio State 45
Chris Olave 61 yd. pass from C.J. Stroud (Noah Ruggles kick)
TEAMS
Team Records
  Ohio State Minnesota
W‑L 1 - 0 - 0 0 - 1 - 0
Conference 1 - 0 - 0 0 - 1 - 0
Team Stats
  Ohio State Minnesota
Score 45 31
1st Downs 17 24
3rd Down Efficiency 4-for-8
50%
8-for-14
57%
4th Down Efficiency 0-for-0
0%
1-for-1
100%
Total Yards 495 408
Rushing
Rushes-Net Yards 26-201 50-203
Average/Rush 7.7 4.1
Passing
Comp-Att 13-22 14-25
Passing Yards 294 205
Average/Pass Play 13.4 7.6
Penalties-Yards 5-48 5-50
Fumbles-Lost 0-0 2-2
Interceptions Thrown 1 0
Time of Possession 21:19 38:41
PLAYER STATS
Ohio State (1 - 0)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
C. Stroud 13/22 294 4 1
Minnesota (0 - 1)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
T. Morgan 14/25 205 1 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
M. Williams 9 125 13.9 1
M. Teague III 6 29 4.8 0
M. Crowley 6 19 3.2 0
T. Henderson 2 15 7.5 0
C. Stroud 3 13 4.3 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
M. Ibrahim 30 163 5.4 2
T. Potts 10 34 3.4 0
C. Wiley 3 4 1.3 0
B. Williams 1 2 2.0 1
T. Morgan 6 0 0.0 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
C. Olave 4 117 29.2 2
G. Wilson 5 80 16.0 1
T. Henderson 1 70 70.0 1
J. Ruckert 1 15 15.0 0
J. Smith-Njigba 2 12 6.0 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
D. Jackson 3 58 19.3 0
D. Wright 5 57 11.4 1
B. Spann-Ford 3 44 14.7 0
M. Brown-Stephens 2 34 17.0 0
T. Potts 1 12 12.0 0
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
No interceptions
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
T. Smith 1 3 0
Sacks
  NO. YDS
C. Simon 1.0 11.0
M. Harrison Jr. 1.0 7.0
Sacks
  NO. YDS
No sacks
Tackles For Loss
  NO. YDS
C. Simon 1.0 11.0
M. Harrison Jr. 1.0 7.0
T. Mitchell 1.0 3.0
A. Jackson 1.0 1.0
Tackles For Loss
  NO. YDS
C. Durr 1.0 2.0
Fumbles
  NO.
No fumbles
Fumbles
  NO.
M. Brown-Stephens 1
T. Morgan 1