As a result of Ohio State beating Michigan in this weekends action, Penn State can punch their ticket to the Big Ten Championship Game with a win over the Michigan State Spartans on Saturday.
When news broke, the fans reacted with uproarious cheer to the tune of Mariah Carey’s “All I Want for Christmas is You”
Penn State might not want to lose focus on the task at hand, though. Currently locked in a battle with Michigan State, the Nittany Lions need to win their final game of the season.
Holding a slim lead going in to the half, the fell behind early and had to play catchup for most of the game thus far.
For Ohio State, they are hoping for Penn State loss.
The College Football committee made it a point of saying that it values conference championships when selecting those who will participate. If Ohio State is left out of the conference championship game, their status in the playoff hangs in the air.