When did Notre Dame beat Ohio State in football?

December 27, 2020 Off By idswater

When did Notre Dame beat Ohio State in football?

Sept. 30, 1995
Today marks the 25th anniversary of Ohio State’s first-ever victory over Notre Dame in football. The game was played on an 80 degree afternoon on Sept. 30, 1995. Below is a lookback at that special game, including videos and photos from that historic day at the Horseshoe.

Has Notre Dame beat Ohio State in football?

Notre Dame football wins massive recruiting victory over Ohio State for 5-star DL. It’s not often Notre Dame football gets a big win over Ohio State. In fact, the Fighting Irish haven’t beaten the Buckeyes on the field since 1936 (sure, only six career meetings), but Brian Kelly is working to change that.

How many times has Ohio State beat Notre Dame in football?

But Ohio State and Notre Dame have met just four times in the regular season — a home-and-home series in 1935 and 1936, and another series in 1995 and 1996.

Who won the Ohio State Notre Dame game?

Notre Dame missed a huge opportunity to earn a win over a ranked team, but the Irish blew a big second half lead and the #22 Ohio State Buckeyes beat the Irish 90-85.

Has Ohio State ever beat Florida?

The #1 Ohio State Buckeyes lost to the #2 Florida Gators, 41–14. The Buckeyes secured a spot by finishing the regular season undefeated and ranked #1 in the BCS. It was the first time the Buckeyes and Gators had ever met on the football field.

Why Ohio State is better than Notre Dame?

Ohio State has more team speed- on the edges- than what Notre Dame possesses f. Notre Dame played 11 games, Ohio State only played six. Ohio State has a better wide receiver core than Notre Dame, but the Irish have the better tight end group.

Has UGA ever played Ohio State?

The 1993 Florida Citrus Bowl was a college football bowl game played between the Big Ten Conference’s Ohio State Buckeyes and the Southeastern Conference’s Georgia Bulldogs….1993 Florida Citrus Bowl.

Georgia Bulldogs Ohio State Buckeyes
(9–2) (8–2–1)
SEC Big Ten
21 14
Head coach: Ray Goff Head coach: John Cooper

How many football national championships does Notre Dame have?

11
Notre Dame has been treated to more consensus national championships (11) than any other school, spanning three Knute Rockne squads (1924, ’29, ’30), Frank Leahy’s dynasty (’43, ’46, ’47, ’49), Ara Parseghian’s ’66 and ’73 teams, the Dan Devine-led ’77 squad and Lou Holtz’s ’88 unit.

Did Troy Smith play in the NFL?

Troy James Smith (born July 20, 1984) is a former American football quarterback. He played college football at Ohio State, was recognized as an All-American, and won the Heisman Trophy in 2006. He played in the CFL for two seasons following his NFL career before retiring from football in 2014.

When was the last time Ohio State beat Alabama?

The game will be a rematch of the first-ever CFP semifinal, when No. 4 Ohio State defeated No. 1 Alabama, 42-35, in the Sugar Bowl. Monday’s championship game will be the fifth-ever meeting between these programs, as the series dates back to 1978.

When was the last time Ohio State won a national championship?

Bear Bryant, then in his 20th season, had led the Tide to an SEC championship for the 10th time and had four national championships at the time of this game. Ohio State’s Woody Hayes was in his 27th and penultimate season with the Buckeyes, and in 1987 won his 13th and final Big Ten title.

What was the score of the Ohio State game?

Ohio State was 9-3 entering the game and was coming off a 22-6 win over rival Michigan. The Buckeyes led, 17-14, with under nine minutes to play, the the Tide evened the score on a field goal with 4:29 left.

When did Alabama lose to Ohio State in Iron Bowl?

The Tide won its first seven games and rose to No. 2 in the AP poll before dropping three of its final five games of the regular season, including a 21-17 loss to No. 14 Auburn in the Iron Bowl. The Buckeyes, meanwhile, would lose their next game the following week to Washington, but rebounded with a nine-game winning streak.