Brent Yarina, Senior Editor, April 18, 2015

There were five Big Ten spring football games on Saturday, including national reigning champion Ohio State taking the field for the first time since winning the crown.

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Illinois, Indiana, Penn State and Purdue also closed out the spring season Saturday, leaving just Iowa, Michigan State, Rutgers and Wisconsin still in action.

Back to the Buckeyes for a second: Ohio State set a national spring game record with 99,391 fans packing Ohio Stadium. It's safe to say Ohio State fans are excited for the team's title defense.

Relive some of our favorite moments and plays from Big Ten spring games Saturday afternoon in the tweets below. Watch all of the top highlights here.


Cardale Jones throws football 74 yards in halftime event.

Ezekiel Elliott beats Braxton Miller, fans in a halftime sprint.

Penn State fans give Devon Still a warm ovation.

Mike Hall officiating Penn State spring game.



Who needs two hands? Not big DT Darius Latham!

Neither does Noah Brown.

David Blough avoids rush, David Blough, on the run, throws TD pass.

Was he down? Whatever the case, Nick Scott didn't want to go down on this run.

Geronimo Allison was not going to be denied this touchdown.