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1938 Ohio State Buckeyes football
Conference Big Ten Conference
1938 record 4-3-1 (3-2-1 Big Ten)
Head coach Francis Schmidt

Home stadium

Ohio Stadium
« 1937 1939 »

The 1938 Ohio State Buckeyes football team represented the Ohio State University in the college football season of 1938-1939. The Buckeyes compiled a 4–3–1 record and outscored opponents 119-65. Schmidt's first loss to Michigan in his tenure.



Date Opponent Site Result
October 1 Indiana Ohio StadiumColumbus, Ohio W 6-0  
October 8* Southern California Ohio StadiumColumbus, Ohio L 7-14  
October 15 at Northwestern Dyche StadiumEvanston, Illinois T 0-0  
October 22 Chicago Ohio StadiumColumbus, Ohio W 42-7  
October 29* at New York University Polo GroundsNew York, New York W 32-0  
November 5 Purdue Ohio StadiumColumbus, Ohio L 0-12  
November 12 at Illinois Memorial StadiumChampaign, Illinois W 32-14  
November 19 Michigan Ohio StadiumColumbus, Ohio L 0-18  
*Non-Conference Game.

Coaching staff

1939 NFL draftees

Player Round Pick Position NFL Club
Alex Schoenbaum 7 55 Tackle Brooklyn Dodgers
Carl Kaplanoff 12 109 Guard Brooklyn Dodgers
Joe Aleskus 14 124 Tackle Philadelphia Eagles


Win/Loss statistics
Draft data


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