UC-OSU Wilson

Ohio State wide receiver Garrett Wilson (5) catches a touchdown pass against the University of Cincinnati, Sept. 7, 2019.

No. 5 Ohio State University leads the University of Cincinnati, 28-0, at halftime in Ohio Stadium.

The Bearcats have struggled on offense with 108 total yards (90 passing, 18 rushing).

OSU quarterback Justin Fields is 14-of-16 passing for 186 yards and one touchdown. Wide receiver Garrett Wilson caught the score from nine yards out.

Buckeyes' running back J.K. Dobbins has rushed for 141 yards and two scores.

UC injuries:

Bearcats starting quarterback Desmond Ridder "fell awkwardly on his left shoulder" in the second quarter but is expected to return in the second half.

Defensive back Kyriq McDonald was carted off the field and was "alert and responsive" in the locker room. He will not return to the game.

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Huffmon is a fourth-year communications student from Tiffin, Ohio. He often covers UC athletics. He interned at the Kentucky Speedway in the summer of 2019 and has written for the Plain Dealer and the Cincinnati Enquirer.