Ohio State and Alabama meet in the 2021 College Football Playoff National Championship game Monday, Jan. 11 at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami. Kickoff is set for 8:15 p.m. (EST) on ESPN.
Ohio State is 7-0 overall and is coming off a CFP semifinal win over Clemson, 49-28, Jan. 1 in the Allstate Sugar Bowl. Alabama is 12-0 and fresh off a 31-14 victory over Notre Dame in the CFP semifinal at the Rose Bowl, a game that was played at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas.
#3 Ohio State vs. #1 Alabama • Mon., Jan. 11 • When: 8:00 p.m. • Where: Hard Rock Stadium • TV: ESPN • Radio: 97.1 The Fan • Audio Stream: OhioStateBuckeyes.com
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Get your motor runnin’ … Hard Rock Stadium. Ohio State is No. 4 nationally in total offense with 544.9 yards per game and Alabama is 6th with 535.0 yards per game.
Ohio State (four) and Alabama (seven) have played in 11 prior national championship games (BCS & CFP). Ohio State is 2-2 in title games while Alabama is 5-2.
Trey Sermon has rushed for 524 yards the past two games (331 vs. Northwestern and 193 vs. Clemson), an Ohio State record for consecutive games (476 by Ezekiel Elliott in 2015).