Key stats: Pryor became the Buckeyes' starter in Game 4 and was a steady hand the rest of the way. He showed the potential to be a big-time playmaker for the Buckeyes. He finished the regular season with 1,245 passing yards and 12 touchdowns, and also ran for 553 yards and six scores.
Key stats: Sash became a key member of the Hawkeyes' secondary. He had 49 tackles to go with three interceptions and six pass breakups. He also had 2.5 tackles for loss, a sack, a fumble recovery and a forced fumble.