In a game closer than many expected, Ohio State held off Michigan State 24-17. The Columbus Dispatch, Lansing (Mich.) State Journal, Dayton Daily News, Cleveland Plain Dealer, Akron Beacon Journal, Canton Repository, Toledo Blade, Lima News, Lorain Morning Journal, Detroit Free Press and The Associated Press (via the Mansfield News Journal) have game recaps.
The Dispatch has a story on how turnovers kept MSU close.
Bob Hunter of the Dispatch has a column on OSU's stellar defense, as does Bill Livingston of the Cleveland Plain Dealer and Tom Archdeacon of the Dayton Daily News. The Lima News and Lorain Morning Journal and Mansfield News Journal also have stories on the OSU defense.
Ray Stein of the Dispatch has his weekly mailbox with some OSU-related letters.
The OSU men's basketball team had a public scrimmage prior to the OSU-MSU football game, and the Dispatch has a story on how it went. The Associated Press (via the Akron Beacon Journal) has a story on how OSU head coach Thad Matta is recovering after two back surgeries.
The Toledo Blade has a feature story on Archie Griffin in his own words.
About Michigan State
The Lansing (Mich.) State Journal has a story on how the MSU offense never got going. The State Journal also has a story on how Otis Wiley returned an interception for a touchdown but was not able to corral a key fumble late in the third quarter.
The State Journal also grades the Spartans after their loss.