There was inclement weather across the Big Ten footprint during afternoon action Saturday. Illinois, Michigan and Minnesota all experienced extended weather delays. All three games were completed, with the Illini and Gophers winning and the Wolverines losing. Get our latest Week 4 coverage: ILLINOIS Absolute downpour right now in #Chambana + high winds and lightning. Delay could last a while. #Illini #TXSTvsILL pic.twitter.com/EyvU1cC4JI — Illinois Football (@IlliniFootball) September 20, 2014 Sheets of rain pic.twitter.com/NI9DdpZ9Jr — Jeremy Werner (@WernerESPNCU) September 20, 2014 Bigger sheets of rain pic.twitter.com/iKXbvlvb6r — Jeremy Werner (@WernerESPNCU) September 20, 2014 MICHIGAN Status: ☔️ pic.twitter.com/oHM6bxgLEU — Michigan Football
In afternoon play, Illinois took down Texas State, Indiana upset No. 19 Missouri, Rutgers won at Navy, Minnesota dropped San Jose State, Penn State drilled UMass and Utah topped Michigan. Catch up on all of the day’s action on our Week 4 scoreboard. Also, view our Week 4 gallery. UTAH 26, MICHIGAN 10: BOX | PBP | AP RECAP Travis Wilson returned after a frightening fall in the first half to throw a third-quarter touchdown pass, and Utah finally finished off a 26-10 win over Michigan on Saturday. RUTGERS 31, NAVY 24: BOX | PBP | AP RECAP Justin Goodwin
We’ll be posting pictures from around the Big Ten on this football Saturday right on through tonight’s games, too. All of our galleries can be found over here. Here’s the live Week 4 scoreboard page.
What should Big Ten football fans be looking for on Saturday? BTN.com web editor Sean Merriman has a rundown of the upcoming games and a recap of this week’s news leading up to the action.
Who are the top freshmen in the Big Ten heading into Week 4 of the college football season? BTN.com web editor Sean Merriman provides his top 10 list in this post!
If you want to watch football on BTN this Saturday via BTN2Go on your iPhone or iPad, do NOT upgrade to the new iOS8 operating system. Like all app developers, BTN has submitted an updated version of its app to make it compatible with the new iOS8 operating system and we are waiting for Apple’s approval for the updated version. Until then, you may want to wait to upgrade to the new operating system. We expect approval soon.
Like bold predictions? Of course, you do! Well, BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart offers his Week 4 bold predictions and observations in this post.
Best game? Best matchup? Best chance for an upset? BTN.com's Tom Dienhart rolls out his weekly "Best Suggestions" and looks at these questions and more. Plus, quick notes from around the conference.
In today's Big Ten links, BTN.com's Tom Dienhart opens with a a look at the details of Michigan's home-and-home with Texas. Plus, more Thursday headlines and links from around the Big Ten.
BTN/BTN2Go airs four Week 4 Big Ten football games. At noon ET: Eastern Michigan at Michigan State (watch on BTN2Go) and Southern Illinois at Purdue (watch on BTN2Go). At 4 ET: San Jose State at Minnesota (watch on BTN2Go) and UMass at Penn State (watch on BTN2Go). Use our GameFinder tool in this post to find your game. The “Extra Football Game Channels” are only available to BTN during the football Saturdays because of capacity issues with our cable and satellite providers. The non-conference basketball season overlaps with dozens of other sporting events, including NHL, NBA and other regional football