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Turnovers Key To Buckeye Victory

Russell forced a fumble vs. Minnesota as well

Going into Saturday's Big Ten opener against Minnesota, one of the key indicators for the game was sure to be the turnover battle, as Minnesota had entered fourth in the nation in turnover margin. That wouldn't last, however, as the Buckeye defense scored 17 points off three turnovers on the way to the comfortable win.

What did Tavious Polo, Larry English and David Bryant have in common before today? They were the only players to have a hand in the two turnovers by the Minnesota Golden Gophers in four games before Saturday. Polo, of Florida Atlantic, intercepted Minnesota quarterback Adam Weber last week, while Bryant forced a fumble that was recovered by his Northern Illinois teammate English during the... Recommended Stories