Defensive coordinator Jim Heacock rallied his troops during the first half.
The defense was solid all game. Here, Marcus Freeman tackles Duane Bennett (22).
Malcolm Jenkins made a key interception in the second quarter to thwart a Minnesota drive.
Brian Robiskie gestured to the crowd with teammate Brian Hartline after Robiskie caught a 52-yard touchdown pass late late in the second quarter.
Ray Small, seen here eluding a Minnesota defender, caught two passes for 20 yards.
Punter A.J. Trapasso ran for a first down after a fake punt in the first quarter.
Chris "Beanie" Wells runs into a group of yellow-clad Golden Gophers.
Wells had the trainers take a look at his sore left ankle.
ESPN interviewed Minnesota-native James Laurinaitis following the Buckeyes' 30-7 victory.