Ohio State 10-7

West Lafayette (68,157)

Woody Hayes and kicker Fred Schram got a congratulatory phone call from President Richard Nixon in the locker room. Schram's game-winning field goal barely made it over the crossbar.

Purdue was guaranteed their first losing season since 1956.


1st Quarter

OSU: Brockington 26 yard run (Schram kick)

PUR: Brown 96 yard kickoff return (Jones kick)

2nd Quarter

No Scoring

3rd Quarter

No Scoring

4th Quarter

OSU: Schram 30 yard field goal, 2:04


OSU: John Brockington 24 car, 138 yds

OSU: Leo Hayden 16 car, 64 yds


  • Palm Beach Post. 15 Nov 1970.

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