Ohio State Buckeyes Win Against Miami (FL) Hurricanes In NCAA Football

No. 2 Ohio State Buckeyes scored a 36-24 victory over No. 12 Miami (FL) Hurricanes on Saturday. It is the second win in as many games for the Buckeyes and they have pushed the ‘Canes to 1-1. Ohio State made life things difficult for Miami quarterback Jacory Harris, forcing him into four interceptions.

Ohio State quarterback Terrelle Pryor ran for 113 yards on 20 rushes, scored on a touchdown and passed for another. However, the Heisman Trophy candidate was inconsistent with his play, completing only 12 of 27 passes.

Devin Barclay scored five field goals for Ohio State. The Hurricanes took an early 7-3 lead after the first quarter. The Buckeyes began to dominate in the second quarter but the Hurricanes returned a couple of kicks for long scores.

Lamar Miller of Miami scored with an 88-yard kickoff return. Dan Herron scored a 4-yard touchdown for Ohio State in the second quarter and was quickly followed by Travis Benjamin returning a 79-yard punt to score the Hurricanes’ second touchdown for the game.

Ohio State Football Schedule Opens Season

College football season opens tonight and people are looking forward to the Ohio State football schedule against Marshall. Opening day is highly anticipated with the Buckeyes installed as season favorites along with the Alabama Crimson Tide.

Ohio State University hosts Marshall in the season opener at 7:30 pm EDT in Columbus. Despite being title favorites, the Buckeyes refuse to lose focus on winning one game at a time. Terrelle Pryor is showing the maturity that Ohio State needs to make another serious run for the national title with his call for focus from his team. Pryor is a candidate for the Heisman Trophy and he just might have a better chance now that Mark Ingram is indefinitely out due to a knee injury.

The Buckeyes have not lost a season opener at home for more than 30 years now are expected to hurdle Marshall tonight. Their game against number 13 Miami next weekend should be more challenging.

Nike Pro Combat Uniforms Launched For Elite College Football Teams

Sportswear and athletic equipment giant Nike has just unveiled its Nike Pro Combat Uniform specially designed for college football teams. These are said to be specially engineered to provide lightweight materials that offer excellent protection and durability to athletes.

Ten college football teams were tapped to wear Nike Pro Combat Uniforms this season.

Virginia Tech is opening their season on Monday wearing black Pro Combat uniforms, a fitting tribute to their very first football squad.

The Ohio State University Buckeyes are once again wearing red helmets reminiscent of the 1960s.

Number one Alabama pays tribute to legendary coach Paul “Bear” Bryant with a hound tooth pattern.

The Florida Gators feature their traditional blue and orange colors with an alligator-skin theme in line with their Gator mascot.

Rounding up the ten teams are Boise State, Miami, Oregon State, Pittsburgh, TCU and West Virginia. All ten teams are expected to wear their Nike Pro Combat Uniforms at least once this season.