“Ohio State’s team medical staff, under the direction of Dr. Jim Borchers, increased and enhanced COVID-19 testing this week. The team continues to be tested daily, in adherence with Big Ten Conference protocols, and has enhanced its polymerase chain reaction (PCR) testing surveillance throughout the week.”
Head coach Ryan Day, who tested positive last week, remains in isolation and won’t travel to the game. He can return to on-field coaching Monday. Larry Johnson, an assistant head coach and defensive coordinator, will serve as interim head coach Saturday.
Head coach Ryan Day remains in isolation and will not travel to the game. He can resume on-field coaching on Monday. Assistant head coach/defensive line coach Larry Johnson will serve as interim head coach of the Buckeyes on Saturday.