Ohio State has apparently never lost to Michigan when the two teams are ranked in the top five and the game is played in Columbus.
Ohio State and Michigan square off in Columbus on Saturday in a game that will likely decide at least one of the coveted four spots in the College Football Playoff later this year. While most expect a close game, Ohio State fans can find some comfort in the below statistic. According to ESPN Stats & Info, the Buckeyes have never lost to the Wolverines when the two teams are both ranked in the top five and the game is played in Columbus.
All-time, when the two teams are ranked in the top five, Ohio State is 6-3-1.
No, this doesn't guarantee an Ohio State win. But Buckeyes fans have to be feeling confident heading into the big affair.