The Ohio State Buckeyes have added two opponents to their future schedules, the varsity announced Thursday.
Ohio State will host the New Hampshire Wildcats of the CAA (FCS) at Ohio Stadium in Columbus, Ohio, on Saturday, Sept. 11, 2027. UNH is the alma mater of Buckeye coach Ryan Day. This can mark the primary matchup between the groups and solely the second contest towards an FCS foe in a 15-year span.
Ohio State has tentatively accomplished its non-conference schedule for the 2027 season. The Buckeyes may have three contests within the Horseshoe that season, with a Sept. 4 contest with Bowling Inexperienced and Sept. 18 tilt with Alabama on both aspect of the sport towards New Hampshire.
The Northern Illinois Huskies will journey to Columbus on Saturday, Sept. 16, 2028. NIU and Ohio State final confronted off on the gridiron Sept. 19, 2015, with the Buckeyes claiming a 20-13 victory within the contest. Ohio State additionally gained the one prior contest between the 2 in 2008.
The Buckeyes now have a full slate of non-conference opponents for 2028. Ohio State can also be slated to host the Buffalo Bulls on Sept. 2, with the return journey to Tuscaloosa to tackle Alabama on Sept. 9, 2028.