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Illinois quarterback Chayce Crouch drops back to pass against Ohio State during the first half of a 52-14 loss in Columbus.
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No. 8 Ohio State Routs Illinois 52-14

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — No. 8 Ohio State can look ahead to Michigan and trying to find the narrow path back into the playoff hunt. Coach Urban Meyer this week had refused to talk about the future beyond Saturday's game against Illinois, which ended in a 52-14 blowout by the Buckeyes in sheets of driving rain at Ohio Stadium.

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