How Trey Sermon helps Ohio State, and how Ohio State helps Trey Sermon March 23rd, 2020, SIS Featured Before Baker Mayfield tried to plant a flag in the center of the Block O, Trey Sermon stared off into the north stands of Ohio Stadium, soaking in the magnitude of his first college touchdown. Ohio State, struggling to find points all night in that 2017 game, was within a score of Oklahoma as things crept into the fourth quarter. Then Mayfield dropped back on first-and-goal, looked right, came back to his left, scrambled for a few steps and dumped the ball off to Sermon in the flat. Sermon, then a true freshman, rumbled a few yards, breaking tackles from Jerome Baker and Damon Arnette as he crossed the goal line, and effectively sealed the game for the Sooners. Click here to read the rest of the article on theathletic.com.