1927 Ohio State Buckeyes football team

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1927 Ohio State Buckeyes football
Conference Big Ten Conference
1927 record 4–4 (2–3 Big Ten)
Head coach John Wilce (15th season)
Home stadium Ohio Stadium
(Capacity: 66,210)
Uniform
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Seasons
← 1926
1928 →
1927 Big Ten football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#1 Illinois + 5 0 0     7 0 1
#3 Minnesota + 3 0 1     6 0 2
#7 Michigan 3 2 0     6 2 0
Chicago 3 3 0     4 4 0
Purdue 2 2 0     6 2 0
Northwestern 2 3 0     4 4 0
Ohio State 2 3 0     4 4 0
Indiana 1 2 1     3 4 1
Iowa 1 4 0     4 4 0
Wisconsin 1 4 0     4 4 0
  • + – Conference co-champions
Rankings from Dickinson System

The 1927 Ohio State Buckeyes football team represented Ohio State University in the 1927 Big Ten Conference football season. The Buckeyes compiled a 4–4 record but still won the point battle, 131–92. They lost to Michigan for the sixth straight season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance
October 1 Wittenberg* Ohio StadiumColumbus, OH W 31–0   24,314
October 8 at Iowa Iowa FieldIowa City, IA W 13–6   15,000
October 15 Northwestern Ohio Stadium • Columbus, OH L 13–19   42,614
October 22 at Michigan Michigan StadiumAnn Arbor, MI (The Game) L 0–21   84,401
October 29 Chicago Ohio Stadium • Columbus, OH W 13–7   35,775
November 5 at Princeton* Palmer StadiumPrinceton, NJ L 0–20   36,000
November 12 Denison* Ohio Stadium • Columbus, OH W 61–6   16,610
November 19 Illinois Ohio Stadium • Columbus, OH (Illibuck Trophy) L 0–13   70,034
*Non-conference game.

Coaching staff[edit]

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