On a 37-degree day when a stiff wind made it feel much colder, Iowa used LeShun Daniels Jr.'s 159 yards and two touchdowns and a punt-return score by Riley McCarron to shut down Illinois, 28-0.
Iowa lost at home Thursday to Seton Hall, but freshman Tyler Cook provided a glimpse of the future with an electrifying 24-point effort.
Some players moved around from the first to second week in my weekly player rankings, but Badgers big man Nigel Hayes remained top dog.
Who wins Week 12 Big Ten football games? Select your winners for all seven games, including a trio on BTN/BTN2Go.
Welcome to the penultimate week of the Big Ten schedule. And the stakes continue to get higher and higher, as the margin for error for division contenders decreases with the finish line in sight.
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 here.
The Big Ten office released its Week 11 Big Ten players of the week on Monday morning. Iowa, which upset No. 3 Michigan, claimed three honors to dominate the superlatives.
An upset-filled Saturday didn’t have a huge impact on the playoff and bowl projections of Jerry Palm of CBSSports.com.
Michigan’s stunning 14-13 loss at Iowa means there is a new king in the Big Ten. It's a familiar one, at that, in Ohio State, which spent most of the season atop the list before losing at Penn State.
Keith Duncan isn't going to forget Saturday night anytime soon. As if the true freshman walk-on kicker's field goal to down No. 3 Michigan wasn't enough, his teammates gave him a hero's welcome when he entered the victorious locker room.