Nebraska third-string quarterback Ron Kellogg III orchestrated arguably the most ridiculous finish of the 2013 college football season Saturday. Down 24-21, and on his final attempt to rally the Huskers, Kellogg III unleashed a deep Hail Mary that was deflected by a Northwestern defender and fell right into Jordan Westerkamp‘s arms for a 49-yard game-winner. Incredible. Again, this was a third-string quarterback. The receiver? A redshirt freshman with zero touchdowns. But Kellogg III made it happen, first by avoiding the rush, and then by having enough on the throw – delivered from his own 43-yard line – to get it
Looking for Week 10 highlights, stats and game stories? Well, you’ve come to the right place. Catch up on all the day’s best highlights and check out all the stats and action from Week 10 in this post. NEBRASKA 27, NORTHWESTERN 24 | RECAP | BOX | PLAY-BY-PLAY (AP) Jordan Westerkamp caught Ron Kellogg III’s tipped desperation heave to the end zone with no time left Saturday, giving Nebraska a 27-24 victory over Northwestern on Saturday. The Cornhuskers looked like they were finished after Northwestern took a three-point lead with 1:20 left. They started their final drive at their 17
We live blogged throughout a busy Week 10 Big Ten slate. Nebraska 27, Northwestern 24; Michigan State 29, Michigan 6; Minnesota 42, Indiana 39; Ohio State 56, Purdue 0; Wisconsin 28, Iowa 9; Penn State 24, lllinois 17 (OT). Jump on in for the top video highlights, tweets and photos. Before you game kicks off, check out our Week 10 Previews, Power Rankings, Bowl Projections and Mailbag. Feeling lucky? Pick your Week 10 winners! [ PREVIEWS | SCOREBOARD | CONNECT | WEATHER | BTN2GO | GAMEFINDER | VIDEO ]
Can you believe it’s already Week 10 of the college football season? Here is a rundown of the upcoming games on Saturday and a recap of this week’s news leading up to the big weekend ahead. BTN’s coverage will kick off at noon ET when Ohio State travels to Purdue to take on the Boilermakers. A pair of 3:30 games will follow on BTN as Minnesota takes on Indiana and Northwestern will go up against Nebraska. All three games will also be available on BTN2Go. Let’s break down the Big Ten games here. GAMEDAY LINKS: LIVE SCOREBOARD | BTN CONNECT
Did you miss something while you stepped away from your computer? We’re tracking some of the best Big Ten social media happenings and posting them all right here. Check out today’s edition, including a great Mike Ditka costume. Is it Ohio State coach Urban Meyer? You be the judge. Like what you see? We do this every weekday. Visit our Clicks archive. Here are Friday’s B1G Clicks: Urban as Ditka. Amazing. RT @spinnershells: Look who showed up at our house tonite!!! Recognize this guy?? pic.twitter.com/aiDWkJSzNh — Chris Vannini (@CoachingBuzz) November 1, 2013 Our take: Is this Urban Meyer or not?
It’s time to take my weekly Big Ten football quiz in preparation for another big Saturday football. It’s an intriguing slate of six games, the first time since the third week of the season that all 12 teams are in action. Are you are ready? 1. If your team needed to drive 80 yards in the final minutes of a game for a winning touchdown, which quarterback would you want to lead your team? A. Penn State’s Christian Hackenberg B. Michigan’s Devin Gardner C. Indiana’s Nate Sudfeld D. Ohio State’s Braxton Miller E. Illinois’ Nathan Scheelhaase Answer: D. It has
November is here, and that means the homestretch of the season is in view. Can you feel it? Can you sense it? This Saturday’s menu is dotted with some interesting clashes, headed by Michigan’s visit to Michigan State. Wisconsin’s trip to Iowa also will be fascinating. Here’s a look at all the action in my Four Downs feature. To review: We’ve got my game previews, mailbag, best suggestions, and our BTN.com team predictions. I know basketball has arrived but there’s plenty of football ahead. Let’s do this. 4 PREDICTIONS 1. There won’t be many points scored in the Michigan at
If you’re on Twitter, you can vote in our ongoing series of Big Ten Twitter polls for our weekday TV show #BTNLive weekdays at 6 p.m. ET. On tonight’s #BTNLive show, our experts discuss this question: Assuming Ohio State goes to the Big Ten title football game, which team would you rather see face them? Three options for this poll: #BTNMichigan, #BTNMSU or #BTNNebraska Select your choice below and tweet out your vote. We’ll be tabulating the hashtag totals all day and throughout the show. The hashtags are: #BTNMichigan #BTNMSU #BTNNebraska
Welcome to the Best of Week 10. And this is a special week after all the ones that came before it. Why? Because every team is in action for the first time since Sept. 14. All eyes will be on East Lansing for Michigan vs. Michigan State, a battle that not only will determine state bragging right but also go a long way toward determining the Legends Division race. On top of that, be sure to check out out Big Ten predictions for this week and our Week 10 game previews. So, let’s go. BEST GAME: Michigan at Michigan State.
Happy Halloween, Big Ten fans! We recently asked for your Big Ten-themed pumpkins, and here’s what we got. Nice work, guys! [ MORE: View more Big Ten-themed pumpkins on our Pinterest page ] @BigTenNetwork #B1G #onwisconsin pic.twitter.com/m5S3U4GrEN — Bradley Groff (@buckybacker09) October 23, 2013 @BigTenNetwork pic.twitter.com/UKABLAFwUq — Drew Harrison (@drewwharrison) October 23, 2013 @BigTenNetwork #Hawkeyes it was last year. pic.twitter.com/ni5smiqQaL — Whitney (@WhitneyObrecht) October 23, 2013 @BigTenNetwork @BTNBrentYarina #goblue #beatstate pic.twitter.com/wihRJD03WF — Bryan Jankovic (@elmoz70) October 23, 2013 @BigTenNetwork pic.twitter.com/ahaLGaFg5J — Jerad Burris (@TheeeHammer) October 23, 2013 @BigTenNetwork pic.twitter.com/4eZUO8pMyS — Dakota Jiskra (@bighossha) October 23, 2013 We like this @GoldytheGopher