Ohio State to present Nebraska with helmet with 27 Buckeye stickers to honor Sam Foltz
Ohio State had announced earlier this week that it would have several tributes prepared on Saturday to honor deceased Nebraska punter Sam Foltz this Saturday.
On Friday, ESPN’s Jeannine Edwards provided a sneak peak of what one of those tributes would be.
Prior to the kickoff between the Buckeyes and Huskers in Columbus, Ohio State punter Cam Johnston will present Nebraska with a team helmet featuring 27 Buckeye stickers, representing Foltz’s jersey number:
The Buckeye helmet with 27 stickers that Cam Johnston will present to Sam Foltz' family at tomorrow night's Nebraska–Ohio State game pic.twitter.com/G7XywDTHp0
— Jeannine Edwards (@jeanninee12) November 4, 2016
Ohio State will also have a plaque dedicated to Foltz and has other tributes planned that will involve the University’s marching band as well as the Block “O” student group.
Saturday’s game is schedule to kickoff at 8:00 PM EST and will air on ABC.