1912 Ohio State Buckeyes football team

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1912 Ohio State Buckeyes football
Ohio Athletic Conference champion
ConferenceOhio Athletic Conference
1912 record6–3 (5–0 OAC)
Head coachJohn R. Richards (1st season)
Home stadiumOhio Field
Seasons
← 1911
1913 →

The 1912 Ohio State Buckeyes football team represented Ohio State University in the 1912 college football season. 1912 was the year that Ohio State was accepted into the Western Conference, now known as the Big Ten Conference.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 5 at Otterbein Westerville, OH W 55-0  
October 12 Denison Ohio Field • Columbus, OH W 34–0  
October 19 Michigan Ohio Field • Columbus, OH (rivalry) L 0–14  
October 26 Cincinnati Ohio Field • Columbus, OH W 45-7  
November 2 at Case Van Horn Field • Cleveland, OH W 31–6  
November 9 Oberlin Ohio Field • Columbus, OH W 23–17  
November 16 Penn State Ohio Field • Columbus, OH (rivalry) L 0–37  
November 23 at Ohio Wesleyan Delaware, OH W 36–6  
November 28 Michigan Agricultural Ohio Field • Columbus, OH (rivalry) L 20–35  

Lettermen[edit]

These are the Ohio State University lettermen of the 1912 season.[2]

  • Donald Barricklow
  • Brooklyn Bridge
  • Maurice Briggs
  • Paul Carroll
  • Boyd Cherry
  • Samuel Funkhauser
  • J.R. Geib
  • W.I. Geissman
  • Campbell Graf
  • Watt Hobt
  • Arthur Keifer
  • Earl Maxwell
  • James McClure
  • Edward Morrisey
  • Robert Pavey
  • Arthur Raymond
  • Lee Ryan
  • Ralph Shafor
  • Charles Snyder
  • Byron Stover
  • George Trautman
  • Grant Ward

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Big Ten History". Big Ten Conference. CBS Interactive. Archived from the original on 14 November 2013. Retrieved 8 October 2015.
  2. ^ "Ohio State Buckeyes football 1912 Roster - Lost Lettermen". old.lostlettermen.com. Retrieved 2015-09-08.[permanent dead link]