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COLUMBUS INFORMATION

Ohio State University, OSU, is located in the largest city and the capital city of Ohio, Columbus. The city was found in 1812 and was named for explorer Christopher Columbus. OSU was established in 1870 and is the largest university in the nation. It is a land and sea grant university with a student body of over 60,000. The main 1,700 acre is located directly north of downtown Columbus. The school is nicknamed the Buckeyes with school colors of scarlet and gray. There are 19 men's and 20 women's varsity teams that participate in the Big Ten Conference. The football team plays at Ohio Stadium, nicknamed "the Horseshoe" and is one of the largest stadiums in college football with a seating capacity of over 101,000.    
On the Web: Ohio State University - Columbus Travel Guide
OHIO STADIUM INFORMATION 2010 BUCKEYES FOOTBALL SCHEDULE
-Name: Ohio Stadium
-Location: Columbus, OH
-Tenant: Ohio State Buckeyes

-Capacity: 101,568
-Surface:  Fieldturf
-Opened: October 7, 1922
-Cost: $1.3 Million

-Address: 411 Woody Hayes Drive,
Columbus, OH 43210

On the Web: Ohio Stadium

-9/2 - MARSHALL
-9/11 - MIAMI
-9/18 - OHIO
-9/25 - EASTERN MICHIGAN
-10/2 - at Illinois
-10/9 - INDIANA
-10/16 - at Wisconsin
-10/23 - PURDUE
-10/30 - at Minnesota
-11/13 - PENN STATE
-11/20 - at Iowa
-11/27 - MICHIGAN

HOTELS NEAR OHIO STADIUM TRAVELING AROUND COLUMBUS
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-Public Transit: The Central Ohio Transit Authority, COTA, provides bus services around the downtown area. COTA has football gameday service to Ohio Stadium.
                On the Web:
COTA
-Taxi: Buckeye Campus Taxi: 614-261-9999
       
    Acme Taxi: 614-777-7777
-Gameday Parking: Various parking lots around campus
                On the Web: Parking Map
-Airport: Port Columbus International Airport
-Alternatives:
Walk and Bike Paths

-Additional Gameday Information

ATTRACTIONS AROUND COLUMBUS

-Columbus Zoo: The zoo has a great collection of endangered species, including manatees, cheetahs, kangaroos and lowland gorillas.
 Location:
9990 Riverside Drive - Map

-Ohio Statehouse
: This is the Ohio Capitol building, built in pre-Civil War time and offers free tours.
 Location:
Broad and High Streets - Map
-Ohio State Tour
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Take a day to walk around this magnificent campus.
 Location:
154 West 12th Avenue - Map

DIRECTIONS TO OHIO STADIUM

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  LOCAL MEDIA

TELEVISION STATIONS

   -WCMH-4-NBC    -WOSU-34-PBS
   -WSYX-6-ABC   
   -WBNS-10-CBS  

RADIO STATIONS

   -1460AM-WBNS-Buckeys Flagship Radio Station
LOCAL NEWSPAPER: Columbus Dispatch

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