Ohio State beats Northwestern, 24-20

STATE COLLEGE, PA - OCTOBER 22:  J.T. Barrett #16 of the Ohio State Buckeyes is hurried by Brandon Bell #11 of the Penn State Nittany Lions in the first half during the game on October 22, 2016 at Beaver Stadium in State College, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

STATE COLLEGE, PA - OCTOBER 22: J.T. Barrett #16 of the Ohio State Buckeyes is hurried by Brandon Bell #11 of the Penn State Nittany Lions in the first half during the game on October 22, 2016 at Beaver Stadium in State College, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Final: Northwestern 20, Ohio State 24

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio State was home today to face the Northwestern Wildcats with the Buckeyes looking to show that last weekend’s upset at Penn State was an aberration.

Northwestern was  a three-touchdown underdog going into today’s game against the No. 6 Buckeyes.

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