A series that covers the true revolutionaries, Game Changers explores how innovators from Big Ten universities — students, faculty and alums — are inventing or reinventing their chosen fields. Business partners and University of Iowa alums Roby Miller and Ravi Patel want to change your mind about start-ups in the Midwest. Welcome to “Silicon Prairie.” Miller and Patel — both graduates of Iowa’s Henry B. Tippie College of Business — are co-founders of Built by Iowa, along with Adam Ingersoll. It’s an early-stage fund that helps entrepreneurs bridge the financial gap between securing angel investors and starting Series A financing.
For Michigan State, Saturday was all about sending a message. And, the message was loud and clear: The Spartans are still the best team in the Big Ten.
The Big Ten had plenty of outstanding individual performances on Saturday. See my top 10 Big Ten performers from Week 6 in this post!
You've probably seen the Amara Darboh catch that was ruled incomplete late in Saturday's game at Rutgers. If not, see the play here.
Michigan coach Brady Hoke met the media following Saturday night's loss at Rutgers, and the media asked him some tough questions. Watch it all here.
How did Rutgers fans celebrate their first Big Ten win? They stormed the field. Watch the celebration here.
Mike Sadler said told @FauxPelini that he would pet an imaginary cat after good punts Saturday night, and he did just that.
That was a fun day of football! Michigan State sent Nebraska to its first loss of the season to highlight the action. Catch up on all of the Week 6 action inside and on our Big Ten scoreboard. Also, view our Week 6 photo gallery. MICHIGAN STATE 27, NEBRASKA 22: BOX | PBP | AP RECAP | NEB VIDEO | MSU VIDEO Trae Waynes intercepted Tommy Armstrong’s pass with 30 seconds remaining, and No. 10 Michigan State held off a furious Nebraska rally, beating the No. 19 Cornhuskers 27-22 on Saturday night. RUTGERS 26, MICHIGAN 24: BOX | PBP |
We’re collecting the best USA Today photos from Week 6 of the college football season. All of our photo galleries can be found over here. And here’s the live Week 6 scoreboard page. The BTN schedule for Saturday: 2:30 p.m. ET – North Texas at Indiana: Indiana heads into Saturday’s matchup in Bloomington looking for the 3rd win of the season. 5:30 p.m. ET – BTN Football Postgame: Dave Revsine, Gerry Dinardo and Howard Griffith recap the early Big Ten games. 7 p.m. ET – Michigan at Rutgers: Rutgers looks for its fifth win of the season when it host
Northwestern teased its "Gothic Uniform" that it will wear Oct. 18 vs. Nebraska. See it inside!