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1937 Ohio State Buckeyes football
Conference Big Ten Conference
AP #13
1937 record 6-2 (5-1 Big Ten)
Head coach Francis Schmidt

Home stadium

Ohio Stadium
« 1936 1938 »

The 1937 Ohio State Buckeyes football team represented the Ohio State University in the college football season of 1937-1938. The Buckeyes compiled a 6–2 record with another win against Michigan. Schmidt, now 4-0 against Michigan, has outscored them 114-0 in those games. Buckeyes outscored opponents 125-23.



Date Opponent Site Result
September 25* Texas Christian Ohio StadiumColumbus, Ohio W 14-0  
October 2 Purdue Ohio StadiumColumbus, Ohio W 13-0  
October 9* at Southern California Los Angeles Memorial ColiseumLos Angeles, California L 12-13  
October 23 Northwestern Ohio StadiumColumbus, Ohio W 7-0  
October 30 at Chicago Stagg FieldChicago, Illinois W 39-0  
November 6 Indiana Ohio StadiumColumbus, Ohio L 0-10  
November 13 Illinois Ohio StadiumColumbus, Ohio W 19-0  
November 20 at Michigan Michigan StadiumAnn Arbor, Michigan W 21-0  
*Non-Conference Game.

Coaching staff

1938 NFL draftees

Player Round Pick Position NFL Club
Jim A. McDonald 1 2 Back Philadelphia Eagles
Gust Zarnas 5 40 Guard Chicago Bears
Dick Nardi 8 66 Back Detroit Lions
Charles Ream 9 71 Tackle Cleveland Rams
Ralph Wolf 10 86 Center Detroit Lions


Win/Loss statistics


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