Trace McSorley threw four touchdown passes Saturday night and No. 8 Penn State stunned No. 6 Wisconsin 38-31, rallying from a 21-point first-half deficit to claim its first conference title in eight years with the greatest comeback in Big Ten title game history.
The Big Ten champion won’t be represented in the College Football Playoff. Penn State, fresh off its 38-31 comeback win the Big Ten title game Saturday night, was No. 5 in the final CFP rankings, released Sunday, just ahead of Big Ten East rival Michigan. The playoff field looks like this: No. 1 Alabama vs. No. 4 Washington and No. 2 Clemson vs. No. 3 Ohio State. The Nittany Lions beat the Buckeyes in the regular season, but they had two losses compared to Ohio State’s one. By being ranked ahead of the Wolverines, though, the Nittany Lions earn the
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Penn State claimed its first Big Ten championship since 2008 in thrilling comeback fashion Saturday night. Trailing 28-7, the white-hot Nittany Lions scored 31 of the final 34 points to claim the 38-31 win at Lucas Oil Stadium.
Penn State shocked many by upsetting Wisconsin, 38-31, to win the school’s first Big Ten title since 2008. Here are eight things BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart learned after watching one of the best Big Ten championship games in the short six-year history of the event.
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Scottie Lindsey scored 19 points and Vic Law had 16 as Northwestern beat DePaul 80-64 on Saturday. Gavin Skelly added 15 points and Sanjay Lumpkin had 11 points and 10 rebounds for the Wildcats (6-2), who have won three straight.
Shep Garner scored 17 points, Payton Banks added 15 and Penn State tilted the court decidedly with stingy defense in the Nittany Lions' 72-50 win on Saturday.