COLUMBUS, OH – SEPTEMBER 08: Acting head coach Ryan Day of the Ohio State Buckeyes looks on before the game against the Rutgers Scarlet Knights at Ohio Stadium on September 8, 2018 in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)A major 2019 Ohio State football game has been moved up to a Friday night.The Buckeyes, who will be led by first-year head coach Ryan Day next season, will be playing a major Big Ten game on a Friday evening.Ohio State will be taking on Northwestern on Friday, Oct. 18 at Ryan Field in Evanston, Ill.ESPN’s Adam Rittenberg first reported the news.“A rematch of the 2018 Big Ten championship game will take place on a Friday night next fall as Northwestern will host Ohio State on Friday, Oct. 18, at Ryan Field. Northwestern informed its season-ticket holders of the new date earlier today. This is the teams’ first meeting in Evanston since 2013. The Big Ten is maintaining a limited Friday night schedule for league games, which also includes Penn State at Maryland next fall,” he reports.A rematch of the 2018 Big Ten championship game will take place on a Friday night next fall as Northwestern will host Ohio State on Friday, Oct. 18, at Ryan Field. Northwestern informed its season-ticket holders of the new date earlier today. This is… https://t.co/QypJskpVgl— Adam Rittenberg (@ESPNRittenberg) December 18, 2018Ohio State blew Northwestern out in the Big Ten Championship Game earlier this month, taking down the Wildcats, 45-24.An official announcement on the Ohio State-Northwestern Friday night game should be out soon.
The DMC said that around 100 people were displaced by the incident and one child sustained injuries and was admitted to hospital.Temporary shelters have been erected for the displaced families in the area and dry rations have also been provided. Strong winds lashed through Batticaloa last evening damaging at least 73 houses, the Disaster Management Center (DMC) said today.Of the houses damaged some 20 houses were completely destroyed by the winds displacing several people. Efforts are underway to repair the damaged houses, the DMC said.