The Ohio State football program is one of the best in the country, so it’s no surprise that many people want to watch Ohio State football online. If you’re one of those wondering if it’s possible to watch the game for free, the answer is yes. Even if you don’t have access to the Big Ten Network or a cable TV subscription, you can still watch the game online via live streaming services offered on varies websites.
Free Live Streaming Websites
For many sports aficionados, the first site that they usually go for free online streaming is www.gofirstrow.eu and that’s to be expected. The site covers not just American and college football but also other sporting events popular in the US and Europe.
Aside from First Row you can also check out www.stream2u.me and liveball.tv as their lineup is pretty extensive and includes Ohio State football live stream feeds. While these sites have different designs, figuring out how they work is a simple process.
- These sites have tabs or links to the streams they offer, so look for American or NCAA college football.
- Click the link pointing to the live football streams that are currently available.
- Click the link to Ohio State game live to get the stream.
Watching live streams online is pretty much automatic, as in you click the link and you watch the game. If you get error messages or the stream won’t play, you just download the latest codec or plugin for the website’s player. However you don’t need to do any guesswork since the error message will tell you what codec to download.
The sites mentioned above are 100% free, but the drawback is the quality varies. On one game it might be excellent, but on the next it is poor. If you’re willing to pay, you can check out the following sites below.
These are from the major network providers, and while they advertise the games as free to watch, it’s not exactly true. They are free only if you are already a subscriber to one of their affiliate Internet providers.
Other Sites to Stream College Football Games
You can watch some free college football games on the NBC website although most of the games covered here are Notre Dame. If you live in New York, Chicago, Houston or Southern Carolina you can catch an Ohio State football live streaming feed at http://watchabc.go.com/live or via their Android and iPad apps.
You can also watch a lot of college football games for free on the WatchESPN online portal, but your Internet provider needs to be affiliated with ESPN. If that’s the case, then you can watch all games with the WatchESPN application for free. Some cellphone and smartphone providers also package ESPN so you have the chance to watch Ohio State football live.
Paid Subscription Streaming Services
If you subscribe to any of the major networks you can watch most Ohio football games including highlights, or you can also go to http://www.btn2go.com/btn2go/ and watch a complete replay of the game on the site for free. On the other hand if you’re mobile, you can download the official Ohio football app and watch Ohio State football highlights.