Friday, January 3, 2003

Fiesta Bowl by the numbers



113

Number of seasons of Ohio State football.

96

Seconds remaining when OSU QB Craig Krenzel threw a 37-yard, fourth-and-1 pass to

Michael Jenkins for the

deciding touchdown against Purdue.

41.9

Points per game

averaged by the Miami

offense.

72-3

Miami QB Ken

Dorsey's record since his sophomore year in high school.

31

Total margin of Ohio State's victories this season over Cincinnati, Wisconsin, Penn State, Purdue, Illinois and Michigan.

26

Fewest points by

Miami in a game this

season.

19

Number of Ohio State losses in bowl games.

14

Number of Ohio State wins in bowl games.

13

Number of seniors on Ohio State's roster; school-record number of wins by the Buckeyes.

5

Ranked teams beaten by Miami this season.

4

Ranked teams beaten by Ohio State this

season.

32-9-1

Ohio State's all-time record against Big East opponents.

26-14-0

Miami's all-time

record against Big Ten

opponents.

6-2

Miami's record in bowl games that

decided the national championship.




OSU - FIESTA BOWL
Fiesta takes OSU fans back to days of Hayes
Daugherty: Fiesta Bowl matchup
Kickoff's here, and Buckeyes unafraid
Few have accomplished more with less
Show time for Canes, Buckeyes
These Hurricanes won't produce many gale-force headlines
Clarett's emotional state: Fiesta X-factor
Miami's secondary is better than before
Bickering Buckeyes need focus
Remember those near misses?
Ohio State's bowl history
How Fiesta teams match up
Fiesta Bowl by the numbers
Miami-Ohio State stats
Orange Bowl: Southern Cal 38, Iowa 17
Gators disappointed, Grossman may leave

UC BEARCATS
UC runs smooth behind Moore

XAVIER
Youngsters plug holes for Xavier

KENTUCKY HOOPS
First-round dreams fuel last college season
UK fans pumped up for local game
Wildcats' theme: Defense, defense

OTHER COLLEGE HOOPS
No. 6 NKU men fall at Indianapolis
Blue Devils can smell top ranking

BENGALS / NFL
Bengals waste little time in coach search
Four players signed to offseason roster
Obit: Allan Heim was ex-Bengals PR director
Cover-2 key to improved Colts' defense
Super Bowl odds
This weekend's NFL Best Bets
Playoff summaries
Maddox named Comeback Player of the Year

PREP SPORTS
Dynamic duo lead Firebirds to victory
Ohio boys: Moeller loses in OT
Girls: 3s help McAuley top No. 10 Bacon
Ky. Boys: Bishop Brossart runs winning streak to six
Prep sports schedules for Friday

BASEBALL
Hall of Fame changes announced

SPORTS SPOTLIGHT
Good guys, bad guys and changing perceptions
Sports on TV