Ohio State got the job done against a ranked opponent for the first time this season. Ohio State beat Penn State 44-31 on Saturday, further asserting its dominance in the B1G East.

The Buckeyes released their Players of the Game from offense and defense. The defensive MVP was an obvious choice. J.T. Tuimoloau had a huge impact on the game. C.J. Stroud and Marvin Harrison Jr. were the Co-Offensive Players of the Game.

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Tuimoloau had 6 total tackles, 2 sacks, 1 forced fumble, 1 fumble recovery, 2 interceptions, and 1 TD. He was also the first FBS player this century to have 2 sacks, 2 interceptions, 1 forced fumble and 1 fumble recovery in a single game.

Stroud and Harrison continued to do what they have done all year. Stroud had 354 yards passing with 1 touchdown, while Harrison caught 10 passes for 185 yards receiving.

Everything is setting up for an exciting ranked matchup with Michigan in the regular season finale. The Buckeyes move to 8-0 after the win.