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C.J. Stroud throws 5 TD passes, No. 11 Ohio State rolls over Rutgers

Ohio State Cj Stroud Chris Olave
Posted at 8:36 PM, Oct 02, 2021
and last updated 2021-10-02 20:36:18-04

PISCATAWAY, N.J.  — Freshman C.J. Stroud threw for 330yards and a career-high five touchdowns and No. 11 Ohio State won its 20th straight Big Ten Conference game with a 52-13 victory over Rutgers Saturday.

Stroud connected with Chris Olave on touchdown passes of 56 and 11 yards.

He found Garrett Wilson on a 32-yard catch and run and hit tight ends Jeremy Ruckert and Mitch Rossi on scoring passes of 19 and 1 yard, respectively. Stroud finished 17 of 23 and did not throw an interception.

Ohio State (4-1, 2-0) has now beaten Rutgers (3-2, 0-2) eight times in as many games.

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