Some of the luster has been knocked off the Week 13 matchup between No. 2 Ohio State and No. 9 Penn State due to the Nittany Lions losing to Minnesota, but there’s still a lot on the line in one of the biggest games on Saturday’s schedule.
The clash in Columbus serves as a de facto Big Ten West title game. A Buckeyes victory would clinch the division, and if Penn State wins, all it would need is a win over lowly Rutgers next week to secure a spot in the Big Ten championship.
A one-loss Ohio State team that misses out on the conference championship game would be an interesting case for the Playoff committee, and a two-loss Nittany Lions team would be out of contention.
The Buckeyes have been universally dominant this season, their closest win being a 34-10 triumph over Michigan State. But a Penn State team with its back against the wall may post the biggest challenge yet.
Below is all the information you need to watch Ohio State vs. Penn State on Saturday, including kickoff time, TV channel and a full Week 13 college football schedule.
What channel is Ohio State vs. Penn State on today?
- TV channel (national): Fox
Ohio State vs. Penn State will kick off a college football tripleheader Saturday on Fox. It’s the highlight of the college football schedule, as it’s the only game between two ranked teams.
Ohio State vs. Penn State: What time is kickoff?
- Date: Saturday, Nov. 23
- Start time: Noon ET
Ohio State is 19-14 all-time against the Nittany Lions. The Buckeyes are 6-1 in the last seven meetings, with Penn State winning in 2016. Gus Johnson and Joel Klatt will be calling the matchup for Fox.
Week 13 college football schedule
Saturday, Nov. 23 (top 25)
|Game||Time (ET)||TV channel|
|No. 2 Ohio State vs. No. 9 Penn State||Noon||Fox|
|No. 5 Alabama vs. Western Carolina||Noon||ESPN|
|No. 11 Minnesota at Northwestern||Noon||ABC|
|No. 16 Auburn vs. Samford||Noon||SEC Network|
|No. 19 Iowa vs. Illinois||Noon||Big Ten Network|
|No. 22 Oklahoma State at West Virginia||Noon||ESPN2|
|No. 15 Notre Dame vs. Boston College||2:30 p.m.||NBC|
|No. 23 Appalachian State vs. Texas State||2:30 p.m.||ESPN+|
|No. 4 Georgia vs. No. 24 Texas A&M||3:30 p.m.||CBS|
|No. 12 Michigan at Indiana||3:30 p.m.||ESPN|
|No. 13 Baylor vs. Texas||3:30 p.m.||Fox Sports 1|
|No. 21 SMU at Navy||3:30 p.m.||CBS Sports Network|
|No. 25 Virginia Tech vs. Pittsburgh||3:30 p.m.||ESPN2|
|No. 14 Wisconsin vs. Purdue||4 p.m.||Fox|
|No. 18 Memphis at South Florida||4 p.m.||ESPNU|
|No. 1 LSU vs. Arkansas||7 p.m.||ESPN|
|No. 17 Cincinnati vs. Temple||7 p.m.||ESPN2|
|No. 6 Oregon at Arizona State||7:30 p.m.||ABC|
|No. 8 Oklahoma vs. TCU||8 p.m.||Fox|
|No. 7 Utah at Arizona||10:00 p.m.||Fox Sports 1|
|No. 20 Boise State at Utah State||10:30 p.m.||CBS Sports Network|