BTN.com staff, October 4, 2014
That was a fun day of football! Michigan State sent Nebraska to its first loss of the season to highlight the action. Catch up on all of the Week 6 action inside and on our Big Ten scoreboard.
Also, view our Week 6 photo gallery.
MICHIGAN STATE 27, NEBRASKA 22: BOX | PBP | AP RECAP | NEB VIDEO | MSU VIDEO
Trae Waynes intercepted Tommy Armstrong's pass with 30 seconds remaining, and No. 10 Michigan State held off a furious Nebraska rally, beating the No. 19 Cornhuskers 27-22 on Saturday night.
RUTGERS 26, MICHIGAN 24: BOX | PBP | AP RECAP | MICH VIDEO | RUT VIDEO
Gary Nova threw for a career-best 404 yards and three touchdowns and Rutgers added to slumping Michigan's woes with a 26-24 victory on Saturday night.
NORTHWESTERN 20, WISCONSIN 14: BOX | PBP | AP RECAP | UW VIDEO | NU VIDEO
Godwin Igwebuike had three interceptions and Justin Jackson rushed for 162 yards, helping the resurgent Wildcats upset Melvin Gordon and No. 17 Wisconsin 20-14 on Saturday.
INDIANA 49, NORTH TEXAS 24: BOX | PBP | AP RECAP | ALL VIDEO
Indiana's Nate Sudfeld threw three touchdown passes and D'Angelo Roberts ran for two scores Saturday as the Hoosiers ran away from North Texas 49-24.
PURDUE 38 ILLINOIS 27: BOX | PBP | AP RECAP | PUR VIDEO | ILL VIDEO
Purdue gashed Illinois for 349 yards rushing and first-time starting quarterback Austin Appleby threw for a touchdown and ran for two more to lead Purdue to a 38-27 upset Saturday at Illinois.
OHIO STATE 52, MARYLAND 24: BOX | PBP | AP RECAP | OSU VIDEO | MAR VIDEO
Ohio State marched up and down a field it had never seen before as if it owned the place, scoring on one quick drive after another as the No. 20 Buckeyes piled up 533 yards Saturday and spoiled Maryland's Big Ten home debut with a 52-24 win.