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Output only includes games where both schools were classified as major schools and thus will not necessarily match "official" all-time results.

Ohio State versus Northwestern

Ohio State won 60 games and Northwestern won 14 games, plus 1 tie.
Longest winning streak by Ohio State: 24 games
Longest winning streak by Northwestern: 3 games
Most points scored by Ohio State: 70 (Nov 14, 1981)
Most points scored by Northwestern: 33 (Oct 2, 2004)
Largest margin of victory by Ohio State: +64 (Nov 14, 1981)
Largest margin of victory by Northwestern: +21 (Nov 1, 1958)

75 Games

G Date Day School Opponent Conf Pts Opp Diff W L T Streak Notes
1 Nov 22, 1913 Sat Ohio State Northwestern Western W 58 0 58 1 0 0 W 1
2 Nov 21, 1914 Sat Ohio State Northwestern Western W 27 0 27 2 0 0 W 2
3 Nov 20, 1915 Sat Ohio State @ Northwestern Western W 34 0 34 3 0 0 W 3
4 Nov 25, 1916 Sat Ohio State Northwestern Western W 23 3 20 4 0 0 W 4
5 Oct 13, 1917 Sat Ohio State Northwestern Western W 40 0 40 5 0 0 W 5
6 Oct 15, 1927 Sat Ohio State Northwestern Western L 13 19 -6 5 1 0 L 1
7 Oct 13, 1928 Sat Ohio State @ Northwestern Western W 10 0 10 6 1 0 W 1
8 Nov 9, 1929 Sat Ohio State Northwestern Western L 6 18 -12 6 2 0 L 1
9 Oct 11, 1930 Sat Ohio State @ Northwestern Western L 2 19 -17 6 3 0 L 2
10 Oct 24, 1931 Sat Ohio State Northwestern Western L 0 10 -10 6 4 0 L 3
11 Nov 5, 1932 Sat Ohio State @ Northwestern Western W 20 6 14 7 4 0 W 1
12 Oct 28, 1933 Sat Ohio State Northwestern Western W 12 0 12 8 4 0 W 2
13 Oct 27, 1934 Sat Ohio State @ Northwestern Western W 28 6 22 9 4 0 W 3
14 Oct 19, 1935 Sat Ohio State Northwestern Western W 28 7 21 10 4 0 W 4
15 Oct 17, 1936 Sat Ohio State @ Northwestern Western L 13 14 -1 10 5 0 L 1
16 Oct 23, 1937 Sat Ohio State Northwestern Western W 7 0 7 11 5 0 W 1
17 Oct 15, 1938 Sat Ohio State @ Northwestern Western T 0 0 0 11 5 1 T 1
18 Oct 14, 1939 Sat Ohio State Northwestern Western W 13 0 13 12 5 1 W 1
19 Oct 12, 1940 Sat Ohio State @ Northwestern Western L 3 6 -3 12 6 1 L 1
20 Oct 25, 1941 Sat Ohio State Northwestern Western L 7 14 -7 12 7 1 L 2
G Date Day School Opponent Conf Pts Opp Diff W L T Streak Notes
21 Oct 24, 1942 Sat Ohio State @ Northwestern Western W 20 6 14 13 7 1 W 1
22 Oct 23, 1943 Sat Ohio State Northwestern Western L 0 13 -13 13 8 1 L 1
23 Nov 3, 1945 Sat Ohio State Northwestern Western W 16 14 2 14 8 1 W 1
24 Nov 2, 1946 Sat Ohio State @ Northwestern Western W 39 27 12 15 8 1 W 2
25 Nov 8, 1947 Sat Ohio State Northwestern Western W 7 6 1 16 8 1 W 3
26 Oct 30, 1948 Sat Ohio State @ Northwestern Western L 7 21 -14 16 9 1 L 1
27 Oct 29, 1949 Sat Ohio State Northwestern Western W 24 7 17 17 9 1 W 1
28 Nov 4, 1950 Sat Ohio State @ Northwestern Western W 32 0 32 18 9 1 W 2
29 Nov 3, 1951 Sat Ohio State Northwestern Western W 3 0 3 19 9 1 W 3
30 Nov 1, 1952 Sat Ohio State @ Northwestern Western W 24 21 3 20 9 1 W 4
31 Oct 31, 1953 Sat Ohio State Northwestern Big Ten W 27 13 14 21 9 1 W 5
32 Oct 30, 1954 Sat Ohio State @ Northwestern Big Ten W 14 7 7 22 9 1 W 6
33 Oct 29, 1955 Sat Ohio State Northwestern Big Ten W 49 0 49 23 9 1 W 7
34 Nov 3, 1956 Sat Ohio State @ Northwestern Big Ten W 6 2 4 24 9 1 W 8
35 Nov 2, 1957 Sat Ohio State Northwestern Big Ten W 47 6 41 25 9 1 W 9
36 Nov 1, 1958 Sat Ohio State @ Northwestern Big Ten L 0 21 -21 25 10 1 L 1
37 Oct 21, 1961 Sat Ohio State @ Northwestern Big Ten W 10 0 10 26 10 1 W 1
38 Oct 20, 1962 Sat Ohio State Northwestern Big Ten L 14 18 -4 26 11 1 L 1
39 Nov 16, 1963 Sat Ohio State Northwestern Big Ten L 8 17 -9 26 12 1 L 2
40 Nov 14, 1964 Sat Ohio State Northwestern Big Ten W 10 0 10 27 12 1 W 1
G Date Day School Opponent Conf Pts Opp Diff W L T Streak Notes
41 Oct 21, 1967 Sat Ohio State @ Northwestern Big Ten W 6 2 4 28 12 1 W 2
42 Oct 19, 1968 Sat Ohio State Northwestern Big Ten W 45 21 24 29 12 1 W 3
43 Nov 1, 1969 Sat Ohio State @ Northwestern Big Ten W 35 6 29 30 12 1 W 4
44 Oct 31, 1970 Sat Ohio State Northwestern Big Ten W 24 10 14 31 12 1 W 5
45 Nov 13, 1971 Sat Ohio State Northwestern Big Ten L 10 14 -4 31 13 1 L 1
46 Nov 18, 1972 Sat Ohio State @ Northwestern Big Ten W 27 14 13 32 13 1 W 1
47 Oct 27, 1973 Sat Ohio State Northwestern Big Ten W 60 0 60 33 13 1 W 2
48 Oct 26, 1974 Sat Ohio State @ Northwestern Big Ten W 55 7 48 34 13 1 W 3
49 Oct 22, 1977 Sat Ohio State @ Northwestern Big Ten W 35 15 20 35 13 1 W 4
50 Oct 28, 1978 Sat Ohio State Northwestern Big Ten W 63 20 43 36 13 1 W 5
51 Oct 6, 1979 Sat Ohio State Northwestern Big Ten W 16 7 9 37 13 1 W 6
52 Oct 11, 1980 Sat Ohio State @ Northwestern Big Ten W 63 0 63 38 13 1 W 7
53 Nov 14, 1981 Sat Ohio State Northwestern Big Ten W 70 6 64 39 13 1 W 8
54 Nov 13, 1982 Sat Ohio State @ Northwestern Big Ten W 40 28 12 40 13 1 W 9
55 Nov 12, 1983 Sat Ohio State Northwestern Big Ten W 55 7 48 41 13 1 W 10
56 Nov 10, 1984 Sat Ohio State @ Northwestern Big Ten W 52 3 49 42 13 1 W 11
57 Nov 9, 1985 Sat Ohio State @ Northwestern Big Ten W 35 17 18 43 13 1 W 12
58 Nov 8, 1986 Sat Ohio State Northwestern Big Ten W 30 9 21 44 13 1 W 13
59 Nov 4, 1989 Sat Ohio State @ Northwestern Big Ten W 52 27 25 45 13 1 W 14
60 Nov 3, 1990 Sat Ohio State Northwestern Big Ten W 48 7 41 46 13 1 W 15
G Date Day School Opponent Conf Pts Opp Diff W L T Streak Notes
61 Oct 19, 1991 Sat Ohio State Northwestern Big Ten W 34 3 31 47 13 1 W 16 Cleveland, OH
62 Oct 17, 1992 Sat Ohio State Northwestern Big Ten W 31 7 24 48 13 1 W 17
63 Oct 2, 1993 Sat Ohio State Northwestern Big Ten W 51 3 48 49 13 1 W 18
64 Oct 1, 1994 Sat Ohio State @ Northwestern Big Ten W 17 15 2 50 13 1 W 19
65 Oct 25, 1997 Sat Ohio State Northwestern Big Ten W 49 6 43 51 13 1 W 20
66 Oct 24, 1998 Sat Ohio State @ Northwestern Big Ten W 36 10 26 52 13 1 W 21
67 Oct 6, 2001 Sat Ohio State Northwestern Big Ten W 38 20 18 53 13 1 W 22
68 Oct 5, 2002 Sat Ohio State @ Northwestern Big Ten W 27 16 11 54 13 1 W 23
69 Sep 27, 2003 Sat Ohio State Northwestern Big Ten W 20 0 20 55 13 1 W 24
70 Oct 2, 2004 Sat Ohio State @ Northwestern Big Ten L 27 33 -6 55 14 1 L 1
71 Nov 12, 2005 Sat Ohio State Northwestern Big Ten W 48 7 41 56 14 1 W 1
72 Nov 11, 2006 Sat Ohio State @ Northwestern Big Ten W 54 10 44 57 14 1 W 2
73 Sep 22, 2007 Sat Ohio State Northwestern Big Ten W 58 7 51 58 14 1 W 3
74 Nov 8, 2008 Sat Ohio State @ Northwestern Big Ten W 45 10 35 59 14 1 W 4
75 Oct 5, 2013 Sat Ohio State @ Northwestern Big Ten W 40 30 10 60 14 1 W 5