Should Ohio State defeat Arkansas in the 2011 Sugar Bowl, if would be their first bowl victory over an SEC team. Prior to the 2011 Sugar Bowl, Ohio State's record in bowl games against the SEC is 0-9.
Ohio State beat Southern California 27-16 in the 1969 Rose Bowl.
Ohio State - 17 vs. California - 14
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Ohio State beat Arizona State 20-17.
Ohio state just beat Arkansas of the SEC in the orange bowl
The 1997 Rose Bowl was the last Rose Bowl to be won by The Ohio State University Buckeyes. They beat the Arizona State University Sun Devils 20-17.
Alabama beat Ohio State 35-6.
Georgia beat Ohio State 21-14
In the 1974 rose bowl, 42-21
Ohio State beat Texas A&M 24-14.