Indiana football vs Ohio State betting odds, TV, kickoff, players to watch

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Indiana football opens its season by hosting No. 4 (USA TODAY) Ohio State at Memorial Stadium.
The Hoosiers are coming off a 4-8 season (2-7 in the Big Ten), while the Buckeyes went 11-2 (8-1). Ohio State beat IU 56-14 in 2022 as quarterback C.J. Stroud finished 17-of-28 for 297 yards and 5 touchdowns.
Here's what you should know heading into the Week 1 matchup.
Indiana football schedule
The game starts at 3:30 p.m. ET on Saturday, Sept. 2, 2023.
The full list:Indiana football 2023 schedule, kickoff, results, TV, radio
How can I watch Indiana football?
TV: CBS
Radio: 105.1 FM in Bloomington, 93.1 FM in Indianapolis
Streaming: Here
Is Indiana football favored this week?
Ohio State is favored by 30 points, according to Draft Kings. The over/under is 60 points.
Who is IU's quarterback?
Coach Tom Allen knows, but he isn't telling. It will be Brendan Sorsby or Tayven Jackson, and either one will be the youngest IU starter named at that position since Michael Penix in 2019.
Jaylin Lucas is a player to watch
The sophomore had some electrifying kick returns last season, and he will contribute more on offense this season. Lucas averaged 11.2 touches and 131.4 yards from scrimmage in the final five games of 2022.
‘Building a legacy':Why IU freshman star Jaylin Lucas passed on portal
Ohio State's Marvin Harrison Jr. is a player to watch
The son of the Indianapolis Colts legend is considered the nation's best receiver, coming off a season in which he had 77 receptions for 1,263 yards and 14 touchdowns.
"He's taught me pretty much everything I know ‒ more so the mentality of the game and how to approach the game," the younger Harrison said of his father. "I try to work as hard as he did. He obviously set the bar very high, and I have big shoes to fill, but I'm trying to get there."
'I'm trying to get there':Marvin Harrison Jr. is chasing his Hall-of-Fame father
Who is Ohio State's quarterback?
Junior Kyle McCord and sophomore Devin Brown are vying to replace C.J. Stroud.

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