No. 2 Ohio State loses Miyan Williams in 56-14 rout of Indiana

Miyan Williams rushed for 147 yards and a landing earlier than leaving with an harm late within the first half, C.J. Stroud threw 5 TD passes and No. 2 Ohio State buried Indiana 56-14 on Saturday.

Williams went down awkwardly on his proper ankle and needed to be helped to a cart and brought to the locker room with 2:17 left within the half. That got here after the Buckeyes had pushed the rating to 28-7 on Williams’ 48-yard scoring run.

Ohio State RB Miyan Williams injured

Ohio State working again Miyan Williams went down with a foot harm and wa carted off throughout Saturday’s recreation towards Indiana.

Williams has carried the load for the Ohio State working recreation the final two video games with TreVeyon Henderson out with harm. Ohio State hasn’t disclosed a timetable for Henderson’s return however might actually run into some issue if each skilled backs are nonetheless on the shelf for the showdown with No. 3 Michigan in two weeks.

Freshman Dallen Hayden moved as much as be the No. 1 again, speeding for 102 yards and a landing. Extensive receiver Xavier Johnson lined up as a again and ran for a 71-yard TD within the fourth quarter.

The Buckeyes (10-0, 7-0 Huge Ten, No. 2 CFP) had piled up 377 yards by the point Williams left the sport and gave the impression to be again on observe after struggling to beat Northwestern on a windy day the earlier week. They completed with 662.

Stroud, who handed for a season-low 76 yards towards Northwestern, was 17 for 28 for 297 yards towards the Hoosiers (3-7, 1-6), throwing two landing passes to tight finish Cade Stover and one every to Emeka Egbuka, Marvin Harrison Jr. and Kamryn Babb.

Miyan Williams dashes for lengthy TD

Miyan Williams dashes for long TD

Miyan Williams ran to the top zone for a 48-yard landing on Saturday.

Indiana’s beginning quarterback Connor Bazelak, who returned after sitting out final week’s loss to Penn State with an harm, didn’t final lengthy. After the Hoosiers went three-and-out on their first three possessions, Bazelak was benched in favor of Dexter Williams II, who threw for 2 touchdowns, their solely scores of the day.

THE TAKEAWAY

Indiana: The Hoosiers’ disappointing season continues with one other rout. Coach Tom Allen dedicated to Bazelak because the beginning QB early within the week, however Williams could be his No. 1 man now.

Ohio State: The well being of the 2 star working backs would be the massive challenge going ahead because the Buckeyes journey to Maryland subsequent week and host Michigan on the Saturday after Thanksgiving. Given how little this system will disclose about accidents, it could stay murky. On the brilliant facet, there’s nothing flawed with the Buckeyes’ passing recreation.

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Reporting by The Related Press.


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