Ohio State had plans to play one more week, in an attempt to claim their second national title in three seasons.
It won’t happen, as Clemson, the reigning national runner-up, downed the Buckeyes, 31-0, in the national semifinals Saturday night in Glendale, Arizona.
Ohio State, the nation’s youngest team with just six returning starters, closes the season with an 11-2 clip – not to mention, plenty of reason to dream about returning the College Football Playoff next season.
See how Ohio State players reacted to loss below.
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