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- 2015 College Football Playoff National Championship
2015 Sugar Bowl: #4 Ohio State vs. #1 Alabama (College Football Playoff Semifinal)how
The national title was contested through a four-team bracket system , the College Football Playoff , which replaced the previous Bowl Championship Series. The game was played between the winners of two designated semi-final bowl games played on January 1, the No. This was the first championship game since that did not feature at least one SEC team, and the teams' first meeting since the Rose Bowl , which the Buckeyes won 26— Following the game, the AP Poll and Coaches' Poll also named Ohio State as their top team of the season, marking Ohio State's first national championship since and their 8th overall. Each team received 20, tickets. The packages can include hotel accommodations, game tickets, parking access, pregame hospitality, and an on-field postgame experience. College Football Playoff announced that 1, tickets will be made available for purchase to fans who have signed up for a random drawing by May 1,
Could not be prouder to be associated with a greater group of guys than the guys in that locker room. In the end, the Buckeyes' backfield duo of Elliott and Jones gave the Ducks defense more than it could handle. It marked his third straight game of at least yards. His partner in the backfield, Jones, used his hulking frame and cannon of an arm to keep drives going all night long. The quarterback stayed true to his recent form and provided the Buckeyes with some key plays on third and fourth downs. The way he played on Monday night, it's hard to believe he began the year as Ohio State's third-string quarterback. The Ducks jumped out to an early lead after an impressive opening drive that resulted in a Keanon Lowe touchdown catch, but then the Buckeyes would go on to dominate the rest of the first half.
Ohio State running back Ezekiel Elliott rushed 33 yards for a touchdown to pull even with Oregon at 7. Ohio State quarterback Cardale Jones rushed for a 1-yard touchdown to widen the Buckeyes' lead over Oregon to Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota tossed a yard touchdown pass to wide receiver Byron Marshall to bring the Ducks within four against Ohio State. Ohio State running back Ezekiel Elliott ran for his third touchdown of the game to extend Ohio State's lead to over Oregon. Ohio State running back Ezekiel Elliot rushed for his fourth touchdown of the game to seal the game for the Buckeyes. Trevor Matich visits with Miami head coach Manny Diaz and the Hurricanes' talented group of linebackers. Lee Corso reveals his expectations for the Clemson Tigers this season and why it is hard for a school to repeat as national champions.
2015 College Football Playoff National Championship: OSU-Oregon recap
Keep refreshing this live blog click below throughout the game for score updates, stats, highlights and whatever else we find around the web to enhance your viewing or gametracking experience. Ezekiel Elliott finished the game with yards and four touchdowns on 36 carries. - Elliott looked exhausted, having carried Ohio State to the brink of the inaugural College Football Playoff championship, and it was the least they could do. Barrett broke his right ankle in the regular-season finale.
2015 College Football Playoff National Championship