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Marcus Mariota run for 4 yds to the OhSt 3
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Marcus Mariota pass complete to Byron Marshall for 17 yds to the OhSt 10 for a 1ST down
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Marcus Mariota pass complete to Byron Marshall for 20 yds to the OhSt 28 for a 1ST down
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Ohio State quarterback Cardale Jones failed to get a clean handoff to running back Ezekiel Elliott and fumbled the ball, which was recovered by Oregon defensive lineman Alex Balducci.
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Cardale Jones run for 17 yds to the Oregn 45 for a 1ST down
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Marcus Mariota pass incomplete to Byron Marshall, broken up by Tyvis Powell
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Ezekiel Elliott run for 17 yds to the Oregn 1 for a 1ST down
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Ohio State quarterback Cardale Jones threw a 1-yard touchdown pass to tight end Nick Vannett to put the Buckeyes up 14-7 over the Oregon Ducks.
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Marcus Mariota pass incomplete to Dwayne Stanford
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Ian Wheeler punt for 35 yds , Jalin Marshall returns for 17 yds to the Oregn 46
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Royce Freeman run for a loss of 3 yards to the Oregn 28
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Ohio State running back Ezekiel Elliott rushed 33 yards for a touchdown to pull even with Oregon at 7.
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Cardale Jones pass complete to Jalin Marshall for 2 yds to the Oregn 33 for a 1ST down
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Cardale Jones run for 7 yds to the Oregn 35
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Ohio State has the crowd advantage in Monday night's national championship game, but perhaps the Buckeyes were a little too excited to enter the field.

We spelled #OHIO wrong. Not a good start. Cmon Bucks!! #BucksNotDucks #UOvsOSU

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And video evidence of the Buckeyes' snafu.

Let's go!!!! Game time baby!!!! #BUCKEYESBABY

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Unfortunately it wasn't just a flag that got trampled as the OSU players entered the field. As you can see from these photos by Getty's Tom Pennington, that final "O" flag is on the ground, but so is a Buckeyes cheerleader.

She did get up, though, and is fine.

Buckeyes cheerleaderTom Pennington/Getty Images
Buckeyes cheerleaderTom Pennington/Getty Images
Buckeyes cheerleaderTom Pennington/Getty Images

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