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Happy Buckeyes celebrate after Ohio State beat Army 38-7 on Saturday in Columbus.

Ohio State football: Buckeyes fall in AP Top 25, J.T. Barrett sets a record, Urban Meyer’s Carmen Ohio guest

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Ohio State drops in AP Top 25

Despite a comfortable 38-7 win against Army, Ohio State fell two spots to No. 10 in the AP Top 25 that was released Sunday. Perhaps a more accurate way of looking at that is saying the Buckeyes were passed by Oklahoma State and Wisconsin. Ohio State remained No. 9 in the Amway Coaches Poll.

On the bright side for Ohio State fans, the Buckeyes moved up a spot in Land of 10’s Big Ten Power Poll that was released Sunday night, moving past Michigan.

J.T. Barrett passes Drew Brees

Quarterback J.T. Barrett is now atop the Big Ten’s list of career touchdowns responsible for, passing former Purdue QB Drew Brees.

Against Army, Barrett hit Austin Mack for a score that was the 107th of his career. He had two touchdowns earlier in the game to pull even with Brees.

Urban Meyer’s Carmen Ohio guest

Urban Meyer was joined for the singing of the Ohio State alma mater by a West Point cadet.

Who was he? Cadet Jason Hug is an Ohio native in his senior year at West Point. He had a field pass and introduced himself to Meyer after the game, which led to the invite to sing Carmen Ohio with the Buckeyes.

Scoreboard watching 

Here’s how Ohio State teams fared last weekend:

  • Women’s soccer lost 1-0 to Northwestern on Sunday
  • Field hockey won 3-0 at Ohio on Sunday; lost 3-2 Friday at Northwestern
  • Men’s soccer won at Rutgers 1-0 on Sunday
  • Women’s volleyball beat Dayton 3-0 on Saturday; on Friday lost 3-0 to Western Kentucky and won 3-1 over Northern Illinois
  • Football won 38-7 against Army on Saturday

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