Spring Game Rundown
The Buckeyes will warm up the Ohio Stadium turf set for a four-quarter affair between the Scarlet and the Gray squads. Each period will be 10 minutes in duration with the third and fourth stanzas operating on a running clock. The Buckeyes also will go through field goal and punt sets, scheduled to begin the scrimmage Saturday.
I Spy a Buckeye
As many as 25 former Buckeyes are expected to be in attendance Saturday in The Shoe, so fans seeking a peek at the future can also give props to past Ohio State greats. In addition to honorary captains, Malcolm Jenkins and Ryan Shazier, several additional NFL Buckeyes as well as many standouts from the 2017 B1G champs will be on hand.
Cheer the Champs
Be ready to put those hands together for more than a handful of Ohio State championship teams and student-athletes. Among the teams scheduled to be recognized on the field Saturday includes but is not limited to: B1G Champion women’s basketball, track and field, wrestling, swimming and diving and women’s soccer in addition to men’s basketball, dance national champs and the Frozen Four men’s and women’s hockey teams.
Fan Fest starts at 10 a.m.0
Outside St. John Arena in Remembrance Park, is Fan Fest. This area offers plenty of pregame fun for all ages as well as free food samples. This week, activities will get underway early at 10 a.m.
Eyes to the Sky
Although the temperature in central Ohio finally has hit an uptick, wet weather is expected Saturday. With potential thunderstorms and severe conditions, please keep your eyes to the sky and your ears open for stadium announcements and updates.
Exclusive Experiences Available
Ohio State fans will have unique experiences available Saturday when the Buckeyes’ lacrosse team takes the field and the football team ends spring drills with the annual spring football game at Ohio Stadium.
The Ohio State Department of Athletics has partnered with Experience to allow fans to get closer to the action through a variety of experiences for purchase.
Additional Items of Interest
Get your 1968 tribute jersey in time to wear Saturday in the stadium. Jerseys are available now at Central Ohio Buckeye Corner locations or at http://www.Shop.OhioStateBuckeyes.com