The Ohio Bobcats will play on the Ohio State Buckeyes in 2025, FBSchedules.com has discovered.
Ohio will make the quick 80-mile trek from Athens to Columbus, Ohio, to tackle Ohio State at Ohio Stadium on Saturday, Sept. 13, 2025. The Bobcats will obtain a $1.9 million assure for taking part in the sport, in accordance with a replica of the contract obtained from Ohio College through a state open information request.
The sport will mark the eighth gridiron assembly between the 2 faculties, though the newest contest in 2010 was vacated by Ohio State because of NCAA infractions. The 2 faculties first met on the gridiron in 1899 in Columbus and the Buckeyes at present lead the general sequence, 6-0.
Ohio was beforehand scheduled to journey to tackle the Illinois Combating Illini on Sept. 13, 2025, however that recreation has been rescheduled and can now be performed on a date to be decided throughout the 2028 season, in accordance with a replica of an modification to the unique contract.
Ohio is at present scheduled to open the 2025 season on the highway towards the Rutgers Scarlet Knights on Aug. 30. The next week on Sept. 6, the Bobcats open their residence schedule at Peden Stadium in Athens towards the West Virginia Mountaineers earlier than making the journey to Columbus to face Ohio State on Sept. 13.
With the addition of Ohio, the Buckeyes have tentatively accomplished their non-conference schedule for the 2025 season. Ohio State is scheduled to open the season at residence towards the Texas Longhorns on Aug. 30 and can host the UConn Huskies later within the season on Oct. 18.