Ohio State needs to win its last three regular season games if it wants any chance at playing in the first ever Big Ten Championship game, and that goal starts this week when they travel to West Lafayette to face Purdue. Ohio State's last trip to West Lafayette resulted in a memorable 26-18 win by the hosts, and OSU has now lost three of its last five games at Purdue. Purdue is the only opponent to boast three home wins over Ohio State since 2000.
Game date, time: 12 pm ET, Saturday, November 12, 2011
Location: Ross-Ade Stadium, West Lafayette, IN
TV channel: Big Ten Network
Spread: Ohio State favored by 7.5
Series history: 38-13-2
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