No. 7 Ohio State 31, Minnesota 3
Nov. 8, 1997
Metrodome (47,706)

Scoreboard
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2
3
4
Final
Ohio State
10
14
0
7
31
Minnesota
0
3
0
0
3

Scoring Summary
OSU
UM
1st Qtr OSU-9:27-Pearson 9 run (Stultz kick)
7
0
  OSU-6:11-Stultz 38 FG
10
0
2nd Qtr UM-11:36-Bailey 47 FG
10
3
  OSU-8:39-Boston 6 pass from Germaine (Stultz kick)
17
3
  OSU-0:32 Lumpkin 25 pass from Germaine (Stultz kick)
24
3
3rd Qtr No Scoring
24
3
4th Qtr OSU-13:10-Boston 4 pass from Germaine (Stultz kick)
31
3

 
Ohio State
Minnesota
First Downs
18
6
Rushing Yards
105
51
Passing Yards
254
106
Net Yards
359
157
Att/Comp/Int
31/21/0
27/10/2
Punts/Avg
9/43.7
8/42.9
Fumbles/Lost
2/2
5/2
Penalties/Yards
8/60
7/51

Rushing
UM Byron Evans - 11/32
OSU Matt Keller - 5/37
  Pepe Pearson - 6/20, 1 TD
Passing
UM Cory Sauter - 23/9/1, 95 yards
OSU Joe Germaine - 21/17/0, 211 yards, 3 TDs
  Stanley Jackson - 7/4/0, 43 yards
Receiving
UM Tutu Atwell - 4/55
OSU David Boston - 8/94, 2 TDs
  Dee Miller - 5/80
  John Lumpkin - 1/25, 1 TD