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1960 Ohio State Buckeyes football
ConferenceBig Ten Conference
Ranking
CoachesNo. 8
APNo. 8
1960 record7-2 (5-2 Big Ten)
Head coachWoody Hayes
CaptainJim Herbstreit
CaptainJim Tyrer
Home stadiumOhio Stadium
Seasons
← 1959
1961 →
1960 Big Ten football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#1/1 Minnesota § 5 1 0     8 2 0
#3/2 Iowa § 5 1 0     8 1 0
#8/8 Ohio State 4 2 0     7 2 0
#15/11 Michigan State 3 2 0     6 2 1
Illinois 2 4 0     5 4 0
Michigan 2 4 0     5 4 0
Northwestern 2 4 0     5 4 0
#19/15 Purdue 2 4 0     4 4 1
Wisconsin 2 5 0     4 5 0
Indiana 0 0 0     1 8 0
§ – Conference co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll / Coaches' Poll

The 1960 Ohio State Buckeyes football team represented the Ohio State University in the college football season of 1960-1961. The Buckeyes compiled a 7–2 record.

ScheduleEdit

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result Attendance
September 24* SMU #20 Ohio StadiumColumbus, OH W 24-0   82,496
October 1* USC #9 Ohio StadiumColumbus, OH W 20-0   83,204
October 8 at #4 Illinois #5 Memorial StadiumChampaign, IL W 34-7   71,119
October 15 at Purdue #3 Ross-Ade StadiumWest Lafayette, IN L 21-24   46,284
October 22† #11 Wisconsin #9 Ohio StadiumColumbus, OH W 34-7   83,246
October 29 at #10 Michigan State #8 Spartan StadiumEast Lansing, MI W 21-10   76,520
November 5 Indiana #5 Ohio StadiumColumbus, OH W 36-7   81,530
November 12 at #5 Iowa #3 Iowa StadiumIowa City, IA L 12-35   57,900
November 19 Michigan #10 Ohio StadiumColumbus, OH W 7-0   83,107
*Non-Conference Game. #Rankings from AP Poll.

Coaching staffEdit

1961 Pro drafteesEdit

Player Draft Round Pick Position NFL Club
Tom Matte NFL 1 7 Running Back Baltimore Colts
Tom Matte AFL 5 37 Running Back New York Titans
Jim Tyrer AFL 3 22 Tackle Dallas Texans
Jim Tyrer NFL 14 188 Tackle Chicago Bears
Jerry Fields NFL 13 179 Linebacker New York Giants
Ernie Wright NFL 15 200 Tackle Los Angeles Rams
George Tolford NFL 18 241 Tackle Washington Redskins
Mike Ingram NFL 20 269 Guard Washington Redskins

ReferencesEdit

Win/Loss statistics
Draft data
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