first_imgDwayne Haskins after the TCU win.ARLINGTON, TX – SEPTEMBER 15: Dwayne Haskins #7 of the Ohio State Buckeyes walks off the field after beating the TCU Horned Frogs 40-28 during The AdvoCare Showdown at AT&T Stadium on September 15, 2018 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)Despite a Playoff-caliber performance against Northwestern in the Big Ten Championship Game, the Ohio State Buckeyes ultimately failed to make it to the College Football Playoff. But Buckeyes QB Dwayne Haskins – fresh off a record-setting title game performance – is taking the snub in stride.Ohio State’s absence from the College Football Playoff locked them into a Rose Bowl Game showdown with Washington in Pasadena.Haskins quickly took to Twitter and wrote “I like LA.”The Buckeyes QB set numerous school and conference records this past year, and made even more history in Saturday’s 45-24 win over Northwestern.I like LA— Dwayne Haskins, Jr? (@dh_simba7) December 2, 2018Haskins had 499 passing yards and five TDs while completing 82.9-percent of his passes in the Big Ten Championship Game.The last time Ohio State played in the Rose Bowl Game was in 2010, when they beat Chip Kelly’s Oregon Ducks in a 26-17 win.Haskins is in his first year as a starter for the Buckeyes.last_img