The scholars were all part of Ohio State's unbeaten, 12-0 2012 season
The offensive and defensive line positions have flip-flopped from 2012 in terms of experience
Earliest start, perhaps, in school history comes after a 103-day break in practices
Ohio State Coaches and Players meet with the media following the game
Buckeyes and Golden Bears are meeting for the first time since 1972
Ohio State Overview: Tommy Schutt is in his second season with the Buckeyes after lettering in 2012 for the undefeated, Big Ten Leaders Division champions ... practiced and played well enough last year to get playing time in 10 games ... started in the team's second game of the season, vs. Central Florida, and played a personal high 21 snaps on defense ... was in on 85 plays for the season ... totaled four tackles plus an important quarterback "hurry" in the overtime win vs. Wisconsin.
More on Tommy: Tommy Schutt is an OSU Scholar-Athlete who is exploring majors in the area of management and industry ... he was the first high school senior to commit to Urban Meyer's Ohio State program ... Schutt, a five-star prospect and the No. 5 defensive tackle in the class by Scout.com and the No. 1 player in Illinois (Rivals.com), committed Dec. 12, 2011 ... he was ranked among the Top 100 players nationally by Scout.com (No. 47), MaxPreps (No. 47) and Rivals.com (No. 64) and was also a member of the ESPNU 150 ... helped Glenbard West, coached by Chad Hetlet, to four state playoff appearances and amassed 33 career sacks, 45 tackles-for-loss, 21 batted balls and eleven forced fumbles ... earned all-state honors three consecutive years, including by the Illinois High School Football Coaches Association and the Chicago Tribune as a junior and senior ... named ESPNChicago.com defensive player of the year after senior season that included 73 tackles and 23.5 tackles-for-loss, including 14.5 sacks ... No. 6 player in the Midwest by SuperPrep and the No. 16 defensive line prospect ... a U.S. Army and SuperPrep All-American ... had 67 tackles and 15 sacks as a junior ... Schutt is the son of David and Stella Schutt.