The third quarter saw both teams combine for no points and one turnover and the margin is still six, as Iowa State leads 9-3. Steele Jantz clinched a 200-yard passing game with 46 in the quarter, part of his 209-yard day through three quarters for the Cyclones. Iowa is in a prime position for points at Iowa State’s two-yard line to open the fourth quarter. [ PREVIEW | RECAPS BY QUARTER | BOX | PBP | CONNECT | WEATHER | WATCH ON BTN2GO ] EDITOR’S NOTE In partnership with Narrative Science, BTN.com posts recaps after every quarter of every Big Ten
The offense led Michigan State to 10 third-quarter points, and the Spartans now lead 34-0. Michigan State finished with 62 yards through the air and 71 on the ground in the quarter. The Spartans opened up the lead, 31-0, after Andrew Maxwell found Bennie Fowler open for a seven-yard touchdown pass to end a five-play, 65-yard drive. Michigan State’s drive was highlighted by Maxwell’s 48-yard pass. The Spartans made their lead 34-0 when Dan Conroy drilled a 26-yard field goal on the last play of a nine-play, 68-yard drive. Michigan State used Larry Caper’s 39-yard run to fuel the drive.
Michigan picked up 81 yards in the ground game during the third quarter, and the Wolverines now lead 28-17. Michigan opened up the lead, 21-10, after marching down the field for a one-play, 58-yard drive that ended when Denard Robinson took a quarterback draw all the way for a 58-yard touchdown run. An 89-yard drive that ended when Cody Getz turned a handoff into a one-yard touchdown helped Air Force narrow the deficit to 21-17. The Falcons, during that march downfield, exploited a tired defensive line, running on 10 of 13 plays. The Wolverines added to their advantage when Robinson
Oregon State’s Colby Prince led the offense in the second quarter. He caught two passes for 37 yards, and the Beavers now lead 3-0. Oregon State struck first when Trevor Romaine kicked a 43-yard field goal, the final play of a nine-play, 43-yard drive. Sean Mannion’s 27-yard pass to Brandin Cooks took the Beavers from the 31 and across midfield to ignite the drive. Oregon State ran just one time during that march downfield. The Beavers will get the ball to start the second half. [ BY QUARTER | BOX | PBP | CONNECT ] EDITOR’S NOTE In partnership with
Notre Dame’s Everett Golson threw for 85 yards and ran for eight yards and one touchdown in the quarter, and the two teams are tied 7-7 at the end of the second. The Fighting Irish took the game’s first lead after Golson scrambled for a three-yard touchdown run on the last play of a 10-play, 88-yard drive. Notre Dame used Golson’s 41-yard pass to fuel the drive. Purdue tied the game at seven after Robert Marve tossed a two-yard touchdown to Antavian Edison to end a 13-play, 58-yard drive. The Boilermakers are set to receive to start the second half.
Michigan State looks to be in control of the game as it leads 24-0 at the end of the second quarter. The Spartans opened up the lead, 14-0, after marching down the field for a 10-play, 87-yard drive that ended when Le’Veon Bell turned a handoff into a seven-yard touchdown. Michigan State expanded its lead to 21-0 thanks to a nine-play, 73-yard drive that ended when Andrew Maxwell threw a 20-yard touchdown pass to Dion Sims. The Spartans didn’t run a single time on that possession. Michigan State opened up the lead, 24-0, after Dan Conroy kicked a 29-yard field
Aaron Horne led Iowa State in the quarter. He caught two passes for 42 yards, and the Cyclones now lead 9-3. Iowa State added to its advantage when Edwin Arceo made a 21-yard field goal, capping off a nine-play, 60-yard drive to give the Cyclones the lead, 9-3. Iowa State’s drive was keyed by Steele Jantz’s 40-yard pass to Horne. Iowa is set to receive to start the second half. [ PREVIEW | RECAPS BY QUARTER | BOX | PBP | CONNECT | WEATHER | WATCH ON BTN2GO ] EDITOR’S NOTE In partnership with Narrative Science, BTN.com posts recaps after every
Michigan’s aerial assault is on point, as the margin is still four, as the Wolverines lead 14-10 thanks to 108 passing yards in the quarter. Michigan made its lead 14-3 when Denard Robinson and Devin Funchess hooked up for a 30-yard touchdown on the last play of an eight-play, 88-yard drive. Robinson’s 29-yard pass to Funchess took the Wolverines from the 26 and across midfield to ignite the drive. Air Force closed the gap to 14-10 when Cody Getz pounded in a five-yard touchdown run to polish off a 55-yard drive. Michigan’s Robinson reached the 100-yard rushing mark for the
Indiana quarterback Tre Roberson injured his leg on a running play with 12:55 to go in the second quarter. The sophomore quarterback was put on a stretcher and taken off the field in an ambulance. Roberson was replaced by backup quarterback Cameron Coffman. Roberson left the game with 105 rushing yards and 98 passing yards.. In the second quarter, Indiana’s offense looked sharp and scored 17 points. The Hoosiers now lead 38-6. Indiana threw for 109 yards and ran for 80 yards in the quarter. The Hoosiers added to their advantage when Mitch Ewald kicked a 19-yard field goal, polishing
There were more punts than points in the first quarter and the game is tied 0-0 at the end of the first quarter. With neither team able to move the ball, there were four punts in the quarter. Oregon State will start the second quarter with the ball on No. 13 Wisconsin’s 35-yard line. Use the links below to track all the action: [ BY QUARTER | BOX | PBP | CONNECT ] EDITOR’S NOTE In partnership with Narrative Science, BTN.com posts recaps after every quarter of every Big Ten football game. Use the links above for more info on