Spring Settles Little In Latest Quarterback Race
It would not be Ohio State football without some kind of controversy at the quarterback position, and this spring was no different. For the third spring in a row, junior classmates Troy Smith and Justin Zwick were battling for position in the quarterback derby. At the same time, redshirt freshman Todd Boeckman was actively involved as well. Smith and Zwick each played three quarters in Saturday's Scarlet and Gray Game, while Boeckman played one quarter for each team. Smith and Boeckman each threw touchdown passes for the Gray squad in its 19-6 win. The game was hardly much of a barometer as it was played in blustery and frigid conditions with a steady rain. Smith was 4 of 9 passing for 48 yards with one touchdown and one interception. Zwick was 11 of 27 for 104 yards for the Scarlet. Boeckman's combined totals were 4 of 12 for 18 yards and one touchdown. When asked if this game – one of 15 allowed spring practice sessions – would factor more heavily in the decision making at...
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