Week 12 is in the books, and that mean’s there’s just two more weeks left in the regular season. Here are Saturday’s results: Michigan State knocked off Maryland, Northwestern upset Notre Dame, Wisconsin drilled Nebraska, Rutgers toppled Indiana, Ohio State held off Minnesota, Penn State dropped Temple and Iowa rolled Illinois. Catch up on all of the action on our Big Ten scoreboard. Several Big Ten teams wore alternate uniform designs in Week 12. See them here. Read all of our Week 12 coverage. Get links to track all of today’s action below. MICHIGAN STATE 37, MARYLAND 15: BOX |
Northwestern coach Pat Fitzgerald already knew what it felt like to beat Notre Dame. That’s because he did it as a linebacker in 1995, in a game the Chicago Sun Times described as “The Upset of the Century.” He thinks he likes this win more. Northwestern’s Jack Mitchell forced the game into overtime with a 45-yard field goal with 19 seconds left in regulation, then hit a 41-yard field goal to give Northwestern a 43-40 win over No. 15 Notre Dame Saturday. Fitzgerald said he hadn’t talked about the 1995 game with his team but said they knew about it
We’re collecting the best USA Today photos from Week 12 of the college football season. All of our photo galleries can be found here. And here’s the live Week 12 scoreboard page.
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