Michigan State Football Post-Game Notes
Oct. 20, 2007
EAST LANSING, Mich. -
Michigan State at No. 1/1 Ohio State Oct. 20, 2007
In the 38th meeting between the two schools, No. 1/1 Ohio State defeated Michigan State before 105,287 at Ohio Stadium in Columbus. Ohio State now leads the overall series, 26-12, and has won the last six meetings in a row.
MSU was held to season lows in total yards (185), rushing yards (59) and passing yards (126).
Otis Wiley recorded his team-leading third interception of the season and returned it 54 yards for a touchdown at the 3:52 mark in the third quarter. It marked Wiley's first TD of his career. It was the second interception return for a TD for MSU this season (Travis Key, 31 yards vs. Pittsburgh).
MSU has scored four defensive TDs this season (two this afternoon; Key INT return vs. Pittsburgh; Baldwin fumble return vs. Indiana).
MSU has caused 14 turnovers this season, resulting in 60 points.
Greg Jones recorded a career-high 14 tackles (7 solo/7 assists), including a 6-yard sack.
Nehemiah Warrick recorded 10 tackles, marking the third time in his career he has registered double-figure tackles.
Devin Thomas had 60 kickoff return yards, moving up to sixth in a MSU single-season with 687 return yards in 2007.
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