Ohio State Buckeyes Football Tickets
Ohio State's intercollegiate sports teams are called the "Buckeyes" (after the state tree, the Buckeye), and participate in the NCAA's Division I-A in all sports and the Big Ten Conference in most sports. (The men's hockey program competes in the Central Collegiate Hockey Association, and its women's hockey program competes in the Western Collegiate Hockey Association).
The school colors are scarlet and gray (see trivia note below). The mascot of OSU is Brutus Buckeye. Ohio State is one of only two universities (the University of Michigan being the other) to have won an NCAA national championship in baseball, basketball and football.
Ohio State has also won national championships in men's swimming & diving, men's outdoor track & field, men's golf, men's gymnastics, men's fencing, co-ed fencing, and synchronized swimming. Since the inception of the Athletic Director's Cup, Ohio State has finished in the top 25 each year, including top 6 finishes in three of the last five years. During the 2005-2006 school year Ohio State became this first Big Ten team to win conference championships in Football, Men's Basketball and Women's Basketball. Outstanding sports figures that were student athletes at Ohio State include Jesse Owens "the Buckeye Bullet" (track and field), John Havlicek and Jerry Lucas (basketball), Katie Smith (women's basketball), Frank Howard (baseball), Jack Nicklaus (golf); and Chic Harley (three-time All-American football running back). Hall of Fame coaches at Ohio State have inlcuded Paul Brown and Woody Hayes in football, Fred Taylor in basketball, Larry Snyder in track and field, and Mike Peppe in swimming and diving. Notable sports figures in Ohio State history may be inducted into the Ohio State Varsity O Hall of Fame. Get you Buckeyes Tickets from Tickets To Go and you will be set for the big game.