ABC will telecast Penn State-Ohio State game at 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 5


UNIVERSITY PARK – The Oct. 17 prime-time matchup between Penn State and Ohio State in Columbus will air on ABC at 8 p.m.

The teams have met every year since Penn State began Big Ten competition in 1993.

An crowd of 107,895 in Beaver Stadium watched a double-overtime game between the squads last season, with Ohio State claiming a 31-24 win.

Penn State has won its last four games to move to 4-1 on the season. The Nittany Lions are 4-0 at home for the first time since 2008.

Defending national champion Ohio State is ranked No. 1 in the nation and has a 5-0 record.