Kobe McCrary ran for 153 yards and the go-ahead touchdown in the fourth quarter, and Rodney Smith added 103 yards rushing for Minnesota as the Gophers beat Illinois 24-17 victory on Saturday.
Which team has 14 in a row? Which defense has allowed more than 600 yards rushing combined the last two games? On team has had an INT returned for a score nine straight years. Let's dive into the numbers.
Who wins Week 8 Big Ten football games? Cast your six winners inside, plus get BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart's game score predictions.
Each Tuesday morning during the Big Ten football season, the 14 Big Ten football coaches hold a Big Ten teleconference with reporters from around the country. We post the audio for each segment of the call below.
Week 8 is here, and all eyes will be on Michigan’s trip to Penn State. In a word, it will be “Titanic.” Get BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart's early Week 8 preview.
Week 7 is in the books. This much is clear: Ohio State has gotten a lot better since that home loss to Oklahoma. And Wisconsin is going to be difficult to beat in the Big Ten West, while Michigan State is sneaking up on everyone.
Before we turn our attention to Week 8, it's time to revisit how the BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart and Big Ten fans did with their Week 7 Big Ten game predictions.
Northwestern made the biggest leap in my latest Big Ten Power Rankings, presented by ArcelorMittal. The top half of the rankings held firm, but the bottom was shuffled quite a bit.
Rutgers racked up five touchdowns on the ground Saturday as they rolled over Illinois, 35-24, for the Scarlet Knights' first Big Ten win of 2017.
It's time to crank up the Number Cruncher again to prep for Week 7, courtesy of the BTN Stats Guys!