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1959 Ohio State Buckeyes football
Conference Big Ten Conference
1959 record 3-5-1 (2-4-1 Big Ten)
Head coach Woody Hayes

Home stadium

Ohio Stadium
« 1958 1960 »

The 1959 Ohio State Buckeyes football team represented the Ohio State University in the college football season of 1959-1960. The Buckeyes compiled a 3–5–1 record.



Date Opponent Site Result
September 26* Duke Ohio StadiumColumbus, Ohio W 14-13  
October 2* at Southern California Los Angeles Memorial ColiseumLos Angeles, California L 0-17  
October 10 Illinois Ohio StadiumColumbus, Ohio L 0-9  
October 17 Purdue Ohio StadiumColumbus, Ohio W 15-0  
October 24 at Wisconsin Camp Randall StadiumMadison, Wisconsin L 3-12  
October 31 Michigan State Ohio StadiumColumbus, Ohio W 30-24  
November 7 Indiana Ohio StadiumColumbus, Ohio T 0-0  
November 14 Iowa Ohio StadiumColumbus, Ohio L 7-16  
November 21 at Michigan Michigan StadiumAnn Arbor, Michigan L 14-23  
*Non-Conference Game.

Coaching staff

1960 Pro draftees

Player Draft Round Pick Position NFL Club
Jim Houston NFL 1 8 Linebacker Cleveland Browns
Jim Marshall NFL 4 44 Defensive End Cleveland Browns
Bob White NFL 8 91 Fullback Cleveland Browns


Win/Loss statistics
Draft data


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