COLUMBUS, Ohio — Well, that was scary.
It got apocalyptic looking for a bit, but Ohio State and Tulsa both emerged from the rain delay unscathed. The delay, which occurred at halftime, was extended multiple times because of lightning strikes.
Here are some pictures and tweets showing the scene at Ohio Stadium:
The scene at the 'Shoe. Pouring rain. pic.twitter.com/OHOSytKGJd
— Kelly Hines (@KellyHinesTW) September 10, 2016
— Ryan Ginn (@rmginn) September 10, 2016
The end of days is near pic.twitter.com/6BEYBEoqIm
— Bill Landis (@BillLandis25) September 10, 2016
It's rain pic.twitter.com/V0qK5MvlAB
— Kevin Harrish (@Kevinish) September 10, 2016
Who the hell throws in this rain? Oh yeah, Tulsa
— Candice Lee (@SideEyeSassShow) September 10, 2016
No halftime band performance due to the rain/weather. Rocking out to “Purple Rain” right now. #Buckeyes
— Kevin Noon (@Kevin_Noon) September 10, 2016
A rain-soaked field sits empty until at least 6:15p pic.twitter.com/BCeJRiH8ub
— Jerod Smalley (@JerodNBC4) September 10, 2016
— Andrew Jackson (@PresJackson) September 10, 2016
— Bacon House (@Bacon_House) September 10, 2016
So, here's what we've decided, SOME areas of the concourse have their concession areas closed. Some, but not all.
— Lori Schmidt (@LoriSchmidt) September 10, 2016