With it being just the third night game in Michigan Stadium history Saturday, the Michigan marching band put on quite the light show during its halftime performance.
So, this was really cool. Illinois grad, Wisconsin native and PGA Tour veteran Steve Stricker hit golf balls from the rim of Camp Randall Stadium during halftime of the Illinois-Wisconsin game.
MINNEAPOLIS — Is it OK for Minnesota to start dreaming about a Big Ten West title? You betcha. It’s still early. Heck, the leaves are still on the trees and no Halloween fun-sized candy bars have been passed out. Still, the Golden Gophers took another step toward the front of the line in the West with what best can be described as “methodical” 24-17 win vs. Northwestern, which brought a three-game winning streak to Minneapolis. Now, Minnesota is one of the hottest teams in what looks like a wide-open Big Ten West. The Golden Gophers have won three in a
Michigan State DE Shilique Calhoun has developed a reputation as one of the top defensive linemen in the country. He’s also developed some nice wrestling moves. With the Spartans holding a 38-17 lead over the Boilermakers late in the third quarter, Calhoun blew past a blocker and suplexed Purdue running back Akeem Hunt to the ground. A penalty was not called on the play. Michigan State held off Purdue, 45-31. This is not the first time Calhoun has made a tackle like this one. He made a similar tackle on Eastern Michigan QB Rob Bolden in MSU’s 73-14 win over
We’re collecting the best USA Today photos from Week 7 of the college football season. All of our photo galleries can be found over here. And here’s the live Week 7 scoreboard page.
We’ve seen selfies for touchdown celebrations the last couple of weeks. On Saturday, Michigan State’s Josiah Price and Tony Lippett introduced Big Ten fans to the fake chest bump, handshake celebration. Good work, guys. You faked me out. The celebration came after Price’s two-yard touchdown reception to give the Spartans an early 21-3 lead. Track Michigan State at Purdue here. Watch the touchdown below: Josiah Price catches #Spartans TD pass and joins Tony Lippett for a fake celebration. http://t.co/sEMVSvnee1 — Brent Yarina (@BTNBrentYarina) October 11, 2014 h/t: yardbarker.com
It is no secret that the Big Ten is loaded at running back, but Indiana's Tevin Coleman and Wisconsin's Melvin Gordon took it to a whole new level Saturday.
The Big Ten had zero kickoff returns for a touchdown entering Saturday. Minnesota returner Jalen Myrick changed that with his 100-yard return in the fourth quarter vs. Northwestern.
Several Big Ten football teams are wearing alternate designs Saturday in Week 7. See the designs inside!
When he’s not helping the New Orleans Saints stay in the playoff hunt, former University of Illinois running back Pierre Thomas is working hard off the gridiron to fight childhood obesity.