Indiana, Ohio State to Wear 'Houston Strong' Decals on Helmets

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Athletes and Teams Working to Aid Hurricane Harvey Victims
Thursday August 31st, 2017

When Ohio State and Indiana face off Thursday night to open their seasons, both teams we will be wearing "Houston Strong" decals on their helmets to show support for the victims of Hurricane Harvey.

The two teams have 12 players between them from Texas between them, including four from the Houston area.

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Indiana will also be donating "boxes of clothing, shoes and other items to the greater Houston area."

The game is scheduled to start at 8 p.m EST.

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