The Ohio State soccer team opens the 2022 college soccer season in a grand manner as the Buckeyes play one of the game's most historic events on the day they honor
The matchup is a homecoming for first-year Notre Dame head coach Marcus Freeman, who took over the schedule in December and made his debut at the 2022 Fiesta Bowl.
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His first game was against a save run by Jim Knowles, who is now the defensive coordinator for the Buckeyes. The game will feature the 2002 Ohio State National Championship team
All this and, of course, "ESPN College Gameday" visited Columbus for the game as the matchup between the two top-5 opponents this weekend is the only one.
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Follow the live game below with news, notes, and updates from columbus dispatch staff.