Nebraska has been oh so close in so many games this season. This time, at home, against No. 7 Michigan State, the Huskers finally got the break they had been waiting for.
Another week of Big Ten football. Another wild, crazy finish. [ MORE: Week 10 scores | Watch Nebraska celebrate in locker room | Gerry DiNardo explains ruling | Hear from Mark Dantonio & Mike Riley ] This one came in Saturday night’s Nebraska vs. Michigan State game. Tommy Armstrong found Brandon Reilly for a 30-yard touchdown pass that went under review but was ultimately ruled a score, giving Nebraska a memorable 39-38 win over No. 7 Michigan State. Following the incredible finish, Huskers coach Mike Riley celebrated with his team in the locker room, and Nebraska’s video team caught it
The first week of November featured several new Big Ten football uniform designs. [ MORE: Best of Week 10 | Week 10 scores | Week 10 picks revisited | Big Ten standings | Big Ten stats | Dienhart: Iowa isn’t going away, America | Watch Nebraska celebrate in locker room | Watch Christian Hackenberg pass drill ump | New Week 10 uniform designs | Mini LEGO stadiums | View your team’s homepage ] With Veteran’s Day on Wednesday, Indiana and Iowa wore patriotic helmet designs to celebrate the holiday. But it might have been another helmet design that made the
It wasn’t always fancy, it wasn’t always pretty … but in the end, it was effectively spectacular for the Hawkeyes. Welcome to Iowa football, 2015, which moved to 9-0 with a 35-27 win at Indiana on Saturday afternoon.
When a team has a player with the talents of Jabrill Peppers, it only makes sense to find as many ways to get the ball in his hands. [ MORE: Week 10 scores | Big Ten standings | Big Ten stats | Dienhart: Iowa isn’t going away, America | Watch Christian Hackenberg pass drill ump | View your team’s homepage ] Jim Harbaugh and staff have gotten creative the last two weeks, making sure the safety can have an impact in all three phases of the game. In Saturday’s game vs. Rutgers, Peppers lined up as a receiver, went in
Few Big Ten quarterbacks have been hotter than Penn State’s Christian Hackenberg the last month or so. [ MORE: Week 10 scores | Polls: Pick your Week 10 winners | Big Ten standings | Big Ten stats | Latest polls | View your team’s homepage ] The junior signal-caller entered Saturday’s game at Northwestern with 12 touchdown passes and zero interceptions in his last six games. It’s tough to top that ratio. Hackenberg’s arm drew some more headlines Saturday, and it was for an early pass that drilled the umpire in the head. Watch Hackenberg, accidentally, knock down the ump with
Well, that was an exciting day of Big Ten football! No. 21 Northwestern edged Penn State on a late field goal and Nebraska stunned No. 7 Michigan State on a controversial call. Catch up on all of today’s Week 10 completed action on our Big Ten scoreboard. For in-game and postgame video highlights, check us out on YouTube and on Facebook and on Twitter (use the links below for school Twitter accounts): Illinois football highlights Indiana football highlights Iowa football highlights Maryland football highlights Michigan football highlights Michigan State football highlights Minnesota football highlights Nebraska football highlights Northwestern football highlights
The holiday season is fast approaching, and if you’re looking for a present for the Big Ten fan who has everything, there’s a Big Ten fan who can help. [ MORE: Week 10 scores | Big Ten standings | Big Ten stats | Dienhart: Iowa isn’t going away, America | Watch Christian Hackenberg pass drill ump | New Week 10 uniform designs | Mini LEGO stadiums | View your team’s homepage ] Matt Jenkins (@LEGOStadiums), a 29-year old Ohio State fan, has created quite the buzz with his replica Big Ten football stadiums made out of Legos. So far, Jenkins
Golf is a game of the elements. The rolling hills. The wind. Sand traps. Water hazards. For the U.S. Golf Association (USGA) and the University of Minnesota, these features are also fundamental to a new academic partnership aimed at making the sport more enjoyable — and accessible — for all. The two organizations recently announced a five-year agreement that will use the university’s Les Bolstad Golf Course as a canvas for a wide range of projects that draw on disciplines from agriculture to engineering to management. “As professors, we have to have our places where we conduct our research —
Do you believe in miracles? [ MORE: Get the full Big Ten men’s basketball exhibition schedule ] Augustana does, which was evident by what took place during Friday night’s exhibition basketball game between the Vikings and the Iowa Hawkeyes. With the game tied 74-74 in the final seconds, Augustana’s Dan Jansen hit a fadeaway jumper as the buzzer sounded to give the Vikings the stunning 76-74 upset victory over the Hawkeyes in Iowa City, Iowa. Check out the play at the top of this post or below. Incredible!