|Conference Big Ten Conference|
AP No. 2
MVP Archie Griffin
|Coaches No. 3|
1973 record 10–0–1 (7–0–1 Big Ten)
|Head coach Woody Hayes (23rd year)|
The 1973 Ohio State Buckeyes football team represented the Ohio State University in the 1973 NCAA Division I football season. The Buckeyes compiled a 10–0–1 record, including the 1974 Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California, where they won, 42–21, against the USC Trojans.