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Michigan State’s Felton Davis III warms up earlier than the sport in opposition to Ohio Stat, Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017 at Ohio Stadium in Columbus, Ohio.(Photo: Kirthmon F. Dozier, Detroit Free Press)

Free Press sports activities author George Sipple supplies play-by-play and evaluation of Saturday’s Michigan State-Ohio State recreation at Ohio Stadium in Columbus, Ohio (midday, Fox). 

Second quarter


1:48: FIELD GOAL. Matt Coghlin hits a 37-yard subject for MSU on remaining play of the half.. Ohio State 35, MSU three

1:48: Brian Lewerke will not have a 400-yard recreation at present. He’s eight for 21 for 49 yards and an interception. 

1:45: Cody White is drilled in again of finish zone. He’s shaken up. Flag picked up. 

1:43: Another incomplete go by Lewerke.

1:40: OSU’s Damon Arnette (fumble restoration, interception) is leaving recreation with a leg damage. 

1:38: INTERCEPTION. David Dowell will get a turnover for Michigan State in remaining minute of the half. 

1:34: Delay the inevitable. Damon Arnette will get the interception that counts this time. Miscommunication by MSU. 

1:33: Cody White goes as much as catch go from Leweke.

1:30: Lewerke throws an interception, however OSU known as for roughing the pbader. Dre’Mont Jones has been ejected. 


1:27: Lewerke retains and will get two yards and a primary down. 

1:24: On third and a pair of, Lewerke retains it and solely will get a yard. Spartans are STRUGGLING.

Ohio State is out-gaining Michigan State 308-49 and there is six minutes to go within the half … of the supposed Big Ten East title recreation.

This league is, uh, bizarre.

— Nick Baumgardner (@nickbaumgardner) November 11, 2017


1:21: Domination: Mike Weber has 161 yards on eight carries and a pair of TDs in opposition to MSU. He’s averaging 20.1 yards per carry. 

1:19: TOUCHDOWN OSU. Mike Weber over left guard and scores on an 82-yard run. PAT good. OSU 35, MSU zero, 6:16 left in 2Q. Domination.  

1:14: Another third and lengthy for MSU. third and 9. Another incomplete go, on a crossing route. 

1:09: OSU has a 226-37 lead in complete yards, a 67-7 edge in pbading yards and a 159-30 edge in speeding yards. 

1:05: TOUCHDOWN OSU. J.Ok. Dobbins scores on a eight-yard swing go from J.T. Barrett. PAT good. OSU 28, MSU zero, 9:21 left in 2Q. OSU makes MSU pay for the turnover, 25 yards in three performs over 56 seconds.  

1:04: FUMBLE. Lewerke coughs it up. OSU recovers. And a holding penalty in opposition to MSU is declined. 

1:03: Lewerke 2-for-10 for seven yards. 

 1:01: Pound, pound, pound. OSU with a 155-22 edge in speeding. 

12:56: TOUCHDOWN OSU: J.T. Barrett scores on a four-yard run. PAT good. OSU 21, MSU zero, 11:35 left in 2Q. Latest OSU scoring drive covers 68 yards in 9 performs over three:12. 

12:55: OSU goes for the dagger on lengthy go. Justin Layne referred to as for go interference. 

12:54: Mike Weber over proper guard for a 15-yard acquire. 

12:53: J.T.  Barrett runs for a acquire of 9, then runs for eight extra and a primary all the way down to the OSU 49. . 


First quarter


12:48: Seven straight incomplete pbades by Lewerke, who finishes quarter throwing behind Stewart.

12:47: OSU makes use of a timeout with one second left in 1Q. 

12:46: Lewerke overthrowing his receivers. 

12:46: OSU with a 148-29 edge in complete yards. 

12:43:  TOUCHDOWN OSU: J.T. Barrett scores on a four-yard run. PAT good.  Ohio State 14, MSU zero, zero:17 left in 1Q. Buckeyes go 73 yard in 11 performs over four:11. 

12:42: OSU continues to realize yards on the bottom.   

12:39: On third and 1, Barrett finds Parris Campbell for a acquire of 25 yards and a primary down. 

David Dowell and Khari Willis each miss tackles in area on third-and-inches swing go. 25 yards.

— Chris Solari (@chrissolari) November 11, 2017



12:38: J.Ok. Dobbins with consecutive runs of six and three yards. 

12:35: One-yard loss on rush by LJ Scott, then back-to-back incomplete pbade by Lewerke. MSU punts once more. 

12:33: MSU almost blocks the punt. Flag thrown. Running into kicker. Penalty declined. MSU takes over. 

12:31: Fumbled snap recovered by Barrett. Ssets up third and 24 for OSU

12:31: OSU again on offense

12:28: FOX reporting that Scott tweaked ankle on first drive and had ankles closely taped after first collection. 

12:26: On third and seven,MSU penalized fo false begin. Jordan Reid. It’ll be third and 12. 

Mike Weber carries up the center and goes untouched the remainder of the best way!@OhioStateFB strikes first on @CFBONFOX:

— FOX Sports Ohio (@FOXSportsOH) November 11, 2017


The Ohio State RBs have not been concerned sufficient in large video games this yr. Good to see Mike Weber burst for that TD.

— Tom Dienhart (@BTNTomDienhart) November 11, 2017


12:22: Weber’s landing is longest rush in opposition to MSU’s protection this season. 

It’s early, clearly, however Buckeyes controlling each side of the road of scrimmage. Different degree of energy and velocity right here in Columbus.

— Shawn Windsor (@shawnwindsor) November 11, 2017


12:19: TOUCHDOWN OSU: Mike Weber scores on a 47-yard run. PAT good. Ohio State 7, Michigan State zero, eight:14 left in 1Q.  OSU goes 86 yards in six performs over 1:19.

12:17: J.Ok. Dobbins catches go for seven yards, then has back-to-back runs of 15 and 7 yards.

12:16: Ohio State takes over on offense and J.T. Barrett positive aspects 10 for a primary down. 

12:12: Second time Lewerke has been sacked on the drive. This time a lack of 12 on sack by Nick Bosa. 

Now Luke Campbell at LT will get beat by Bosa for an additional sack. MSU punting.

— Chris Solari (@chrissolari) November 11, 2017


12:11:  OSU’s Denzel Ward breaks up  a go supposed for Matt Sokol. 

12:10: On 4th and a pair of, MSU goes for it. Lewerke positive aspects for and a primary down on  a draw. 

12:09: On third and 18, Lewerke escapes a sacks and picks up 16 on floor. 

12:08: Lewerke is sacked for a lack of 11 by Malik Harrison. 

12:07: LJ Scott over proper guard for a acquire of 20 on the bottom. Good begin for the Spartans. 

12:05: Brian Lewerke begins out throwing. A four-yard catch by Cody White. 


MSU calls tails and Ohio State wins and defers. Spartans will begin with the ball.

— Chris Solari (@chrissolari) November 11, 2017


Khari Willis and Joe Bachie are MSU’s gameday captains with Brian Allen and Chris Frey, who’s from close by Upper Arlington.

— Chris Solari (@chrissolari) November 11, 2017


Will @MSU_Football beat @OhioStateFB at present?

— George Sipple (@GeorgeSipple) November 11, 2017

#gogreen FIRED UP! recreation time in minutes …

— Spartan Football (@MSU_Football) November 11, 2017


MSU is sporting all white with white helmets.

— Chris Solari (@chrissolari) November 11, 2017


TE Noah Davis additionally again in uniform for MSU.

— Chris Solari (@chrissolari) November 11, 2017


DTs Mike Panasiuk and Gerald Owens are dressed for MSU.

— Chris Solari (@chrissolari) November 11, 2017


Josh Butler not right here with MSU, however fellow CB Tyson Smith is sporting his No. 19 as a tribute to the sophomore whose father died final week.

— Chris Solari (@chrissolari) November 11, 2017

Pregame studying:

Michigan State vs. Ohio State: Scouting report, prediction

Staff picks: No likelihood Michigan loses; small likelihood Michigan State wins

Michigan State mailbag: What’s going incorrect with Spartans’ run recreation?

Couch: Michigan State’s Ohio teaching ties constructed the Spartans, helped beat the Buckeyes

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