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The Cathedrals
DICK FRIEDMAN
August 21, 2012
The stadiums of the Big Ten—the most worshipped spots on campus—blend tradition, smart details and a homey atmosphere to keep fans making their pilgrimages, time and again
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August 21, 2012

The Cathedrals

The stadiums of the Big Ten—the most worshipped spots on campus—blend tradition, smart details and a homey atmosphere to keep fans making their pilgrimages, time and again

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OHIO STATE BUCKEYES

OHIO STADIUM

CAPACITY 102,329

FIRST GAME Oct. 7, 1922 Ohio State 5, Ohio Wesleyan 0

FIRST-GAME ATTENDANCE 25,000

MOST RECENT RENOVATION 2001

SIGNATURE FEATURE Double-decker horseshoe seating design

PATRON SAINT Coach Woody Hayes (205-61-10)

INDELIBLE MOMENT On Nov. 20, 1954, against Michigan, a stirring fourth-quarter goal line stand helped preserve a 21--7 victory that led to the Buckeyes' second national championship.

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