1967 Ohio State Buckeyes football team

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1967 Ohio State Buckeyes football
Conference Big Ten Conference
1967 record 6–3 (5–2 Big Ten)
Head coach Woody Hayes (17th season)
MVP Dick Worden
Captain Bill Ray Anders, Sam Elliott
Home stadium Ohio Stadium
(Capacity: 81,109)
Seasons
← 1966
1968 →
1967 Big Ten football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 4 Indiana + 6 1 0     9 2 0
Minnesota + 6 1 0     8 2 0
No. 9 Purdue + 6 1 0     8 2 0
Ohio State 5 2 0     6 3 0
Illinois 3 4 0     4 6 0
Michigan 3 4 0     4 6 0
Michigan State 3 4 0     3 7 0
Northwestern 2 5 0     3 7 0
Iowa 0 6 1     1 8 1
Wisconsin 0 6 1     0 9 1
  • + – Conference co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1967 Ohio State Buckeyes football team represented the Ohio State University in the 1967 Big Ten Conference football season. The Buckeyes compiled a 6–3 record.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 30 1:30 p.m. Arizona* Ohio StadiumColumbus, Ohio L 7–14   77,468
October 7 4:30 p.m. at Oregon* Autzen StadiumEugene, Oregon W 30–0   25,000
October 14 1:30 p.m. No. 2 Purdue Ohio StadiumColumbus, Ohio L 6–41   84,069
October 21 at Northwestern Dyche StadiumEvanston, Illinois W 6–2   42,812
October 28 1:30 p.m. Illinoisdagger Ohio StadiumColumbus, Ohio (Illibuck Trophy) L 13–17   83,928
November 4 1:30 p.m. at Michigan State Spartan StadiumEast Lansing, Michigan W 21–7   76,235
November 11 1:30 p.m. Wisconsin Ohio StadiumColumbus, Ohio W 17–15   65,470
November 18 1:30 p.m. Iowa Ohio StadiumColumbus, Ohio W 21–10   72,567
November 25 1:30 p.m. at Michigan Michigan StadiumAnn Arbor, Michigan (The Game) ABC W 24–14   64,144
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Eastern Time.

Depth chart[edit]

[1]

Game summaries[edit]

Arizona[edit]

1 234Total
• Ariona 0 770 14
Ohio State 7 000 7

[2] [3]

Oregon[edit]

1 234Total
• Ohio State 13 377 30
Oregon 0 000 0

[4] [5]

Purdue[edit]

1 234Total
• Purdue 14 2160 41
Ohio State 0 006 6

[6] [7]

Northwestern[edit]

1 234Total
• Ohio State 0 060 6
Northwestern 0 002 2

[8] [9]

Illinois[edit]

1 234Total
• Illinois 0 1007 17
Ohio State 0 067 13

[10] [11]

Michigan State[edit]

1 234Total
• Ohio State 14 007 21
Mich. State 0 700 7

[12] [13]

Wisconsin[edit]

1 234Total
Wisconsin 6 090 15
• Ohio State 3 707 17
  • Date: November 11
  • Location: Ohio Stadium
  • Game attendance: 65,470
  • Game weather: Rain, wind S 20-25, 49°F

[14]

Iowa[edit]

1 234Total
Iowa 0 1000 10
• Ohio State 6 663 21
  • Date: November 18
  • Location: Ohio Stadium
  • Game attendance: 72,567
  • Game weather: Cloudy, wind SW 25-35 mph, 42°F

[15]

Michigan[edit]

1 234Total
• Ohio State 14 703 24
Michigan 0 707 14

[16]

Coaching staff[edit]

1968 NFL draftees[edit]

Player Round Pick Position NFL Club
Dick Himes 3 81 Tackle Green Bay Packers

References[edit]

Win/Loss statistics
Draft data