Minnesota 35, Ohio State 31
Nov. 7, 1981
Memorial Stadium (42,793)

Scoreboard
1
2
3
4
Final
Ohio State
14
7
7
3
31
Minnesota
0
7
14
14
35

Scoring Summary
OSU
UM
1st Qtr OSU-5:33-Frank 7 pass from Schlichter (Atha kick)
7
0
  OSU-0:00-Spencer 73 run (Atha kick)
14
0
2nd Qtr UM-9:53-Hallstrom 1 pass from Hohensee (Gallery kick)
14
7
  OSU-7:39-Spencer 2 run (Atha kick)
21
7
3rd Qtr UM-11:25-Carroll 27 pass from Hohensee (Gallery kick)
21
14
  UM-8:34-Jacobs 17 pass from Hohensee (Gallery kick)
21
21
  OSU-0:30-Schlichter 1 run (Atha kick)
28
21
4th Qtr OSU-8:18-Atha 31 FG
31
21
  UM-6:56-Carroll 18 pass from Hohensee (Gallery kick)
31
28
  UM-2:38-Carroll 28 pass from Hohensee (Gallery kick)
31
35

 
Ohio State
Minnesota
First Downs
17
26
Rushing Yards
45/240
29/22
Passing Yards
169
444
Net Yards
409
466
Att/Comp/Int
33/13/1
67/37/1
Punts/Avg
8/32.3
7/40.6
Fumbles/Lost
5/2
6/2
Penalties/Yards
5/34
5/55

Rushing
UM Hunter - 6/19 yards
  Henry - 2/11 yards
OSU Spencer - 16/135 yards, 2 TDs
  Gayle - 11/54 yards
Passing
UM Hohensee - 67/37/1, 444 yards, 5 TDs
OSU Schlichter - 33/13/1, 169 yards, 1 TD
Receiving
UM Cooper - 12/182 yards
  Jacobs - 9/64 yards, 1 TD
  Weckbacker - 8/93 yards
  Carroll - 3/73 yards, 3 TDs
OSU Williams - 4/72 yards
  Frank - 6/59 yards, 1 TD
  Anderson - 1/28 yards