5 Teams Ohio State Has Shockingly Never Lost To

By David Hayes
The Ohio State Buckeyes football team has surprisingly never lost to any of these five teams in program history.
The Ohio State Buckeyes football team has surprisingly never lost to any of these five teams in program history. / Ronald Martinez/Getty Images
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The Ohio State Buckeyes are among the top of college football's most elite and storied programs, and you don't get a seat that kind of table without earning it over sustained periods of success against a wide variety of opponents.

While one might think the Buckeyes would have dropped at least one game to most of the country's major opponents somewhere along the line, here's a look at the five most impressive FBS opponents Ohio State has surprisingly never lost to.

Teams Ohio State Has Never Lost To

*Note: All opponents included below are limited to current FBS programs that have played Ohio State at least once.

5. Oklahoma State Cowboys

Oklahoma State Cowboys football helmet.
Oklahoma State Cowboys football helmet. / Brian Bahr/Getty Images

All-Time Series Record: (1-0-0)
Most Recent Meeting: Dec. 29, 2004 (Alamo Bowl)
Final Score: Ohio State 33 | Oklahoma State 7

4. BYU Cougars

BYU Cougars football helmet.
BYU Cougars football helmet. / Jonathan Bachman/Getty Images

All-Time Series Record: (3-0-0)
Most Recent Meeting: Dec. 30, 1993 (Holiday Bowl)
Final Score: Ohio State 28 | BYU: 21

3. Navy Midshipmen

Navy Midshipmen football helmet.
Navy Midshipmen football helmet. / Benjamin Solomon/Getty Images

All-Time Series Record: (5-0-0)
Most Recent Meeting: Aug. 30, 2014
Final Score: Ohio State 34 | Navy 17

2. Texas A&M Aggies

Texas A&M Aggies football helmet.
Texas A&M Aggies football helmet. / Stacy Revere/Getty Images

All-Time Series Record: (4-0-0)
Most Recent Meeting: Jan. 1, 1999 (Sugar Bowl)
Final Score: Ohio State 24 | Texas A&M 14

1. Oregon Ducks

Oregon Ducks football helmet.
Oregon Ducks football helmet. / Steve Dykes/Getty Images

All-Time Series Record: (9-0-0)
Most Recent Meeting: Jan. 12, 2015 (2015 CFP National Championship)
Final Score: Ohio State 42 | Oregon 20


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