The Big Ten went 3-0 in Saturday’s early nonconference matchups, while Iowa, Northwestern and Maryland all notched impressive conference wins. Catch up on all the action on our Week 5 scoreboard now built for desktop and mobile browsers. See videos in this post. IOWA 24, PURDUE 10: BOX | PBP | AP RECAP | VIDEO: IOWA | VIDEO: PURDUE Iowa spotted Purdue a 10-0 lead, then dominated the final 49 minutes, rallying for a 24-10 Big Ten opening victory Saturday. NORTHWESTERN 29, PENN STATE 6: BOX | PBP | AP RECAP | VIDEO: NORTHWESTERN | VIDEO: PENN STATE Trevor Siemian
Northwestern’s Matthew Harris was knocked out of Saturday’s game after tackling Penn State QB Christian Hackenberg near the sideline late in the third quarter. Hackenberg was sprinting to the left when Harris took him down near Penn State’s bench. Medical personnel attended to Harris while Northwestern coach Pat Fitzgerald stood over his player. Harris did give the “thumbs up” sign as he was carted off the field. Later in the game, BTN’s Tina Cervasio reported from the sideline that the medical teams said Harris was responsive from the moment they got to him, but that they took him to the
Before Saturday’s Homecoming game against Northwestern, Penn State coach James Franklin explained why his Nittany Lions took the field with the traditional blue jerseys with no name on the back. No names on the @PennStateFBall jersey's today and James Franklin explains why. http://t.co/swJBgOR4pz — Penn State on BTN (@BTN_Penn_State) September 27, 2014
BTN/BTN2Go airs five Week 5 Big Ten football games, including three early contests. Use our GameFinder tool inside to find your game on your TV system, plus direct links to all five live streams on BTN2Go.
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.
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Like bold predictions? Of course, you do! Well, BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart offers his Week 5 bold predictions and observations in this post.
What are the top Big Ten games that will shape division races? See our guy's answers inside!
From the best matchups to the best chance at an upset, BTN.com's Tom Dienhart covers it all as he looks ahead to Saturday's Week 5 action. Read the entire weekend preview and send him our Big Ten football questions for his mailbag at the bottom of his post.
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