The Spartans hung tough in a low-scoring game without injured quarterback Connor Cook, throwing just 16 times to 51 rushes. Backup quarterback Tyler O’Connor led a drive in the final minutes to move the Spartans into field goal position.
Geiger split the uprights from the 41-yard line to hand the Buckeyes their first loss.
He was excited.
Michigan State and Ohio State are now 10–1, tied for first in the Big Ten East.