It's official: Despite being the lower seed, Ohio State will wear scarlet in the national title game. The jerseys feature black shoulder numbers, which is an ode to OSU's 1968 title-winning team. Much like the Sugar Bowl renditions, these jerseys should satisfy traditionalists and new schoolers alike:
Ohio State will wear the home scarlet, with black numbers on shoulders (tribute to 1968 title team) pic.twitter.com/YDgBYN6ShD
— Darren Rovell (@darrenrovell) January 5, 2015
Here's a look at both jerseys, from the front and back:
— Phil Hecken (@PhilHecken) January 5, 2015
Should be a banger next week in Arlington.