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1947 Ohio State Buckeyes football
Conference Big Ten Conference
1947 record 2-6-1 (1-4-1 Big Ten)
Head coach Wes Fesler

Home stadium

Ohio Stadium
« 1946 1948 »

The 1947 Ohio State Buckeyes football team represented the Ohio State University in the college football season of 1947-1948. The Buckeyes compiled a 2–6–1 record, failing again to beat Michigan. They got outscored 60-150.



Date Opponent Site Result
September 27* Missouri Ohio StadiumColumbus, Ohio W 13-7  
October 4 at Purdue Ross-Ade StadiumWest Lafayette, Indiana L 20-24  
October 11* Southern California Ohio StadiumColumbus, Ohio L 0-32  
October 18 Iowa Ohio StadiumColumbus, Ohio T 13-13  
October 25* at Pittsburgh Pitt StadiumPittsburgh, Pennsylvania L 0-12  
November 1 Indiana Ohio StadiumColumbus, Ohio L 0-7  
November 8 Northwestern Ohio StadiumColumbus, Ohio W 7-6  
November 15 Illinois Ohio StadiumColumbus, Ohio L 7-28  
November 22 at Michigan Michigan StadiumAnn Arbor, Michigan L 0-21  
*Non-Conference Game.

Coaching staff

1948 NFL draftees

Player Round Pick Position NFL Club
Howard Duncan 6 42 Center Philadelphia Eagles
Bob Brugge 6 44 Back Chicago Bears
Dick Flanagan 10 83 Linebacker Chicago Bears
Ollie Cline 14 122 Fullback Chicago Bears
Dave Templeton 16 137 Guard Detroit Lions


Win/Loss statistics
Draft data


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