The Ohio State Buckeyes have completed their 2015 football schedule with the addition of games against Hawaii and Western Michigan, the school announced today.
Ohio State and Virginia Tech also confirmed that they will open the 2015 season at Lane Stadium in Blacksburg on Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 7. The game will be broadcast nationally by ABC or ESPN in prime-time.
Back in August, Virginia Tech athletic director Jim Weaver revealed on the radio that they would play Ohio State on Labor Day. The game was previously scheduled for Sept. 19, 2015.
Ohio State will host Hawaii at Ohio Stadium on Sept. 12, 2015. The game will be the first ever meeting between the two schools.
The Buckeyes also added a home game against Western Michigan on Sept. 26 and announced a new date for their contest vs. Northern Illinois: Sept. 19.
In Big Ten play, Ohio State hosts Maryland, Penn State, Minnesota, and Michigan State and travels to Indiana, Rutgers, Illinois, and Michigan.
The 2015 season will be the last eight-game conference schedule for the Big Ten.
Ohio State also announced today that they have moved their Sept. 8, 2018 home game against Cincinnati to Sept. 7, 2019. The Bearcats agreed to the move.