COL FB: Ohio State 16, Purdue 3

Oct. 11, 2008 at 7:46 PM

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Oct. 11 (UPI) -- Etienne Sabino scored the game's only touchdown on a blocked punt Saturday to help the 11th-ranked Ohio State Buckeyes beat the Purdue Boilermakers, 16-3.

Ohio State (6-1, 3-0 Big Ten) had 94 rushing yards by Chris Wells and 10-of-14 passing for 97 yards by Terrelle Pryor.

Purdue (2-4, 0-2) has lost 17 straight games against ranked opponents dating back to a win over Iowa in 2003, and the Boilermakers haven't won at Ohio State since 1988.

Purdue quarterback Curtis Painter was 23-of-51 for 228 yards. Kory Sheets rushed for 67 yards for the Boilermakers.

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