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1963 Ohio State Buckeyes football
ConferenceBig Ten Conference
1963 record5-3-1 (4-1-1 Big Ten)
Head coachWoody Hayes
MVPMatt Snell
CaptainOrmonde Ricketts
CaptainMatt Snell
Home stadiumOhio Stadium
Seasons
← 1962
1964 →
1963 Big Ten football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#3/4 Illinois 5 1 1     8 1 1
#10/10 Michigan State 4 1 1     6 2 1
Ohio State 4 1 1     5 3 1
Purdue 4 3 0     5 4 0
Northwestern 3 4 0     5 4 0
Wisconsin 3 4 0     5 4 0
Michigan 2 3 2     3 4 2
Iowa 2 3 1     3 3 2
Minnesota 2 5 0     3 6 0
Indiana 1 5 0     3 6 0
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll / Coaches' Poll

The 1963 Ohio State Buckeyes football team represented the Ohio State University in the 1963 college football season. The Buckeyes compiled a 5–3–1 record.

ScheduleEdit

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result Attendance
September 28* Texas A&M Ohio StadiumColumbus, OH W 17-0   81,241
October 5 at Indiana Seventeenth Street Football StadiumBloomington, IN W 21-0   43,000
October 12 Illinois #8 Ohio StadiumColumbus, OH T 20-20   84,712
October 19* at USC #4 Los Angeles Memorial ColiseumLos Angeles, CA L 3-32   61,883
October 26 at Wisconsin Camp Randall StadiumMadison, WI W 13-10   65,319
November 2 Iowa #9 Ohio StadiumColumbus, OH W 7-3   83,163
November 9* Penn State #10 Ohio StadiumColumbus, OH L 7-10   83,519
November 16 Northwestern Ohio StadiumColumbus, OH L 8-17   83,988
November 30 at Michigan Michigan StadiumAnn Arbor, MI W 14-10   36,424
*Non-Conference Game. #Rankings from AP Poll.

Coaching staffEdit

[1]

1964 Pro drafteesEdit

Player Draft Round Pick Position NFL Club
Matt Snell AFL 1 3 Running Back New York Jets
Matt Snell NFL 4 49 Running Back New York Giants
Paul Warfield NFL 1 11 Wide Receiver Cleveland Browns
Paul Warfield AFL 4 28 Wide Receiver Buffalo Bills
Dick Van Raaphorst NFL 10 138 Kicker Cleveland Browns
Tom Jenkins NFL 14 191 Guard Pittsburgh Steelers

ReferencesEdit

  1. Ohio State Football Record Book. OhioStateBuckeyes.com. Retrieved 2011-10-27.
Win/Loss statistics
Draft data
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