Evan Hull scored a 16-yard rushing TD midway through the 1st quarter to give Northwestern a 7-0 lead over Ohio State.

The score was Hull’s 4th rushing TD of the year, and his 1st since Week 3 against Southern Illinois.

The run opened up the scoring in the game that the Buckeyes are heavily favored in. Through 1 quarter, the Wildcats have looked like the more physical team. The Wildcats have 77 rushing yards compared to the Buckeyes’ 24.

Buckeye QB C.J. Stroud only has 14 passing yards thus far. The Buckeyes are without a pair of star players in RB TreVeyon Henderson and WR Jaxon Smith-Njigba.

Hull has 7 rushes for 43 yards and 1 TD to go with 1 catch for 4 yards for the Wildcats.