What channel is the Ohio State game on vs. Michigan? How to watch OSU vs. Michigan 2022

The game Ohio State fans, and college football fans in general, have waited all year for is here.

One of sport's most famous rivalries renews Saturday when the Michigan Wolverines travel to Columbus for "The Game" against the Buckeyes.

Ohio State, 11-0 and ranked second in the College Football Playoff, faces Michigan, 11-0 and ranked No. 3, in Columbus on Saturday.

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The matchup is always important regardless of year and record, but not since 2006 has an Ohio State-Michigan carried this much importance in terms of who will play for a national championship.

Last year's game, though, is up there.

Michigan snapped a near decade-long losing streak to the Buckeyes when the Wolverines upset them in snowy Ann Arbor. Michigan went on to win the Big Ten championship game and play in the CFP, losing to Georgia in the semifinals.

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Ohio State played in and won the Rose Bowl.

The winner of this game will win the Big Ten East division and play in the Big Ten championship game on Dec. 3 in Indianapolis.

Here is what you need to know about the Ohio State vs. Michigan game.

What time is the Ohio State and Michigan game?

Kickoff: Noon, Saturday, at Ohio Stadium in Columbus.

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What channel is the Ohio State game on this week against Michigan?

Ohio State will play Michigan on Fox in the "Fox Big Noon Kickoff" game. The Buckeyes have been a fixture on Fox since the bye week ended. This is the fourth "Big Noon Kickoff" game the Buckeyes have had since the October bye.

The Ohio State-Michigan game has been a signature game for the "Big Noon Kickoff" show since it started going on the road in 2019. The game was likely to be aired in 2020 on FOX, but Michigan canceled the game due to a COVID-19 outbreak.

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Is Michigan vs OSU 2022 streaming?

Yes. The game will stream on any platform that offers Fox, such as Hulu Live and YouTube TV. The game will also be on the Fox Sports app.

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Is Gus Johnson announcing the Ohio State game this week?

Yes. Here is the broadcast team for the Indiana game:

  • Gus Johnson (play-by-play)

  • Joel Klatt (analysis)

  • Allison Williams (sideline)

Why is Jenny Taft not covering the game for Fox? Because of the World Cup

Jenny Taft is the usual sideline reporter for the "Big Noon Kickoff" game but Taft is in Qatar as Fox broadcasts the 2022 World Cup.

Taft's final 2022 college football broadcast was the Ohio State-Indiana game earlier this month.

Is ESPN's "College GameDay" at Ohio State-Michigan game?

Yes. ESPN "College GameDay" is on campus for the second time this season. GameDay is bookending the Ohio State football schedule with live shows as it was on campus in Week 1 for the Ohio State-Notre Dame game.

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No campus has hosted the show more than Ohio State, as this will be the 22nd time. Ohio State has been involved in the most GameDay shows, either as a host or the opponent of the host, with 55 appearances. The Buckeyes have won 34 games in which they have been apart of the GameDay festivities.

Listen to Ohio State football: OSU radio station information

The Ohio State game will broadcast in Columbus on 97.1 FM and 1460 AM.

Here are the announcers:

  • Paul Keels (play-by-play)

  • Jim Lachey (analysis)

  • Matt Andrews (sideline)

What is the Ohio State football record against Michigan

Michigan leads the series against Ohio State 59-51-6. The Wolverines hold the most recent win against the Buckeyes, earning the 42-27 win in Ann Arbor in 2021.

What is the Ohio State vs. Michigan point spread? What is the OSU money line?

Tipico Sportsbook has Ohio State as a 7.5-point favorite hosting No. 2 Michigan Saturday. The money line for Ohio State is -109.

Columbus weather forecast has a chance of snow and ice for OSU-Michigan game

The National Weather Service calls for a "chance of rain and snow" Saturday, but say conditions will be partly sunny with a high near 53 degrees.

Columbus weather for OSU-Michigan: What is the Columbus weather forecast for Ohio State vs. Michigan? And will it snow again?

According to, increasing clouds will bring showers in the afternoon, with a 47% chance of rain Saturday and winds up to 8 mph.

Michigan football's 2022 schedule

  • Sept. 3: Michigan 51, Colorado State 7

  • Sept. 10: Michigan 56, Hawaii 10

  • Sept. 17: Michigan 59, UConn 0

  • Sept. 24: Michigan 34, Maryland 27

  • Oct. 1: Michigan 27, Iowa 14

  • Oct. 8: Michigan 31, Indiana 10

  • Oct. 15: Michigan 41, Penn State 17

  • Oct. 29: Michigan 29, Michigan State 7

  • Nov. 5: Michigan 52, Rutgers 17

  • Nov. 12: Michigan 34, Nebraska 3

  • Nov. 19: Michigan 19, Illinois 17

  • Nov. 26: Michigan vs. Ohio State, Columbus, Ohio, noon

Ohio State football's 2022 schedule

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