The Buckeyes made three straight appearances in Omaha from 1965-67. They were the runnerup in 1965 after losing 2-1 to Arizona State in the championship game. The next year, Ohio State beat Oklahoma State, 8-2, to win the school's only national championship and one of six won by Big Ten teams during a 14-year span (1953-66).
1966 College World Series Results
Rosenblatt Stadium, Omaha, Neb.
- Ohio State 4, Oklahoma State 2
- Ohio State 6, Southern California 2
- Ohio State 8, St. John's 7
- Southern California 5, Ohio State 1
- Ohio State 1, Southern California 0
- Ohio State 8, Oklahoma State 2