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Ohio State Vs. Purdue Score Update: Buckeyes Down 17-7 At Halftime

The Buckeyes found their offense after stopping the Boilermakers on third-and-six to start the second quarter. All it took was a couple holes in the Purdue defense.

A 20 yard pass from Braxton Miller to Dan Herron gave the Buckeyes their first first down of the game and the football in Purdue territory. A few plays later, from the 38 yard line, Miller hit Jordan Hall, who took it to the house for a touchdown to make it 10-7.

After a couple punts for both teams, the Boilermakers drove down the field with ease on the Buckeyes' defense. Ralph Bolden capped a 13-play drive with a seven yard touchdown to put the Boilermakers back up by 10 with a little over three minutes left in the half. 

OSU had a chance to add three at the end of the half, but Drew Basil missed a 50 yard try.

OSU was out-gained 247 yards to 81 in the first half.

For further reading, news, discussion and more, visit Ohio State Buckeyes blogAlong the Olentangy and Purdue Boilermakers blog Hammer & Rails. Here’s the complete Week 10 college football TV schedule, and stay tuned to SB Nation’scollege football news hub for more.

Photographs by spatulated, Triple Tri, and chrischappelear used in background montage under Creative Commons. Thank you.