BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Indiana quarterback Dexter Williams II was carted off the field and taken to a hospital on Saturday after suffering a serious injury to his right knee during the Hoosiers' 30-16 loss to Purdue.
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Purdue quarterback Aidan O'Connell started his college career as an afterthought, buried on the depth chart.
On Saturday, he checked off yet another big box on his Bucket list.
Purdue (7-4, 5-3 Big Ten) at Indiana (4-7, 2-6), Saturday, 3:30 p.m. EST (Big Ten Network)
FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK COLLEGE LINE: Purdue by 10 1/2
Things to watch during Week 13 of play in the Big Ten Conference:
GAME OF THE WEEK I
No. 3 Michigan (11-0, 8-0 Big Ten, No. 3 CFP) at No. 2 Ohio State (11-0, 8-0, No. 2 CFP)
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Shaun Shivers ran for 115 yards and two touchdowns, including a 1-yarder in double overtime, to lift Indiana to a 39-31 come-from-behind victory over Michigan State on Saturday.
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Indiana punt returner Connor Delp has been suspended indefinitely from all team activities, the school announced Thursday.
No reason for the punishment was cited. Delp also was suspended from all team activities in November 2021.
Indiana (3-7, 1-6 Big Ten) at Michigan State (5-5, 3-4), Saturday, noon ET (BTN)
FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK COLLEGE LINE: Michigan State by 10 1/2.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Miyan Williams rushed for 147 yards and a touchdown before leaving with an injury late in the first half, C.J Stroud threw five TD passes and No. 2 Ohio State buried Indiana 56-14 on Saturday.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State won big on Saturday but may have lost another star running back to an injury.
Miyan Williams has been carrying the running game with TreVeyon Henderson injured and already had 147 yards and a touchdown when he had to be carted to the locker room after being tackled late in the first half of No.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State running back Miyan Williams injured his right leg and had to be carted the locker room in the first half of Saturday's game against Indiana.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State coach Ryan Day said last week's gut-check win over Northwestern was like a trip to the dentist — necessary but not particularly enjoyable.
Indiana (3-6, 1-5 Big Ten) at No. 2 Ohio State (9-0, 6-0), Saturday, noon EST (Fox)
FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK COLLEGE LINE: Ohio State by 39 1/2.
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Kaytron Allen and Nicholas Singleton gave No. 16 Penn State a knockout ground game Saturday.
The combination was too much for Indiana.
Allen ran for 86 yards and a season-high three scores, Singleton added 73 yards rushing and another touchdown and the two freshmen helped the Nittany Lions rout the Hoosiers 45-14.
Indiana Hoosiers coach Tom Allen intends to keep No. 16 Penn State guessing.
He might stick with Connor Bazelak as the starting quarterback. Allen could go with experienced backup Jack Tuttle, who plans to transfer at the end of the season.
No. 16 Penn State (6-2, 3-2 Big Ten) at Indiana (3-5, 1-4), Saturday, 3:30 p.m. EDT (ABC)
Line: Penn State by 14, according to FanDuel Sportsbook.
Rutgers (4-3, 1-3 Big Ten) at Minnesota (4-3, 1-3 Big Ten), Saturday, 2:30 p.m. EDT (Big Ten Network)
Line: Minnesota by 14½, according to FanDuel Sportsbook.
PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) — Greg Schiano felt the season could be salvaged. The Rutgers coach dismissed his offensive coordinator, finding a new identity, and breathing hope into a season that was headed off track.
Indiana (3-4, 1-3 Big Ten) at Rutgers (3-3, 0-3), Saturday, noon ET (BTN)
Line: Rutgers by 3 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook.
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Indiana backup quarterback Jack Tuttle announced Monday that he will transfer at the end of this season.
Coach Tom Allen confirmed the news at the start of his weekly news conference, explaining the two spoke last week and that Tuttle, a team captain, would remain No.
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Following an injury to Taulia Tagovailoa in the fourth quarter, Billy Edwards Jr. stepped in and led a game-winning drive to lift Maryland past Indiana 38-33 Saturday.
After getting hit as he threw a pass, Tagovailoa was carted off the field with an apparent knee injury with just over 14 minutes remaining in the fourth quarter.
Things to watch during Week 7 of play in the Big Ten Conference:
GAME OF THE WEEK
No. 10 Penn State (5-0, 2-0 Big Ten) at No. 5 Michigan (6-0, 3-0)
Maryland (4-2, 1-2 Big Ten) at Indiana (3-3, 1-2), Saturday, 3:30 p.m. ET (ESPN2)
Line: Maryland by 11 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook.
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Michigan running game coordinator Mike Hart has returned home after a medical emergency during a game at Indiana led to a hospital stay.
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Indiana coach Tom Allen made a rare midseason coaching change Sunday when he fired offensive line coach and run-game coordinator Darren Hiller.
The move comes one day after the Hoosiers (3-3, 1-2 Big Ten) rushed for 29 yards and allowed seven sacks in a 31-10 loss to No.
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Michigan running game coordinator Mike Hart is in stable condition but will spend the night at a hospital in Bloomington, Indiana, after being carted off the field during the first quarter of Saturday's game against the Hoosiers.
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — No. 4 Michigan won Saturday with heart for Mike Hart.
After the running game coordinator collapsed on the sideline in the first quarter, the Wolverines regrouped at halftime, returned to Wolverines football and performed like Hart wanted.
No. 4 Michigan (5-0, 2-0 Big Ten) at Indiana (3-2, 1-1), Saturday, noon ET (Fox)
Line: Michigan by 22½, according to FanDuel Sportsbook.
Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh remembers it all so vividly.
The last time his team visited Indiana, its 24-game winning streak ended with a dismal 17-point loss. Even before that, though, the Hoosiers had given the Wolverines headaches.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Casey Thompson threw for two touchdowns and ran for another and Nebraska beat a Football Bowl Subdivision opponent for the first time in 364 days with a 35-21 victory over Indiana on Saturday night.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — No. 15 Washington and UCLA are both unbeaten and have many questions to answer going into Friday night’s matchup at the Rose Bowl.
The Huskies — under first-year coach Kalen DeBoer — have won their first four games for the first time since 2017 but are playing their first road contest of the season.
Indiana (3-1, 1-0 Big Ten) at Nebraska (1-3, 0-1), Saturday, 7:30 p.m. EDT (Big Ten Network)
Line: Nebraska by 5 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook.
CINCINNATI (AP) — Ben Bryant passed for 314 of his 354 yards in the first half with a career-high four touchdowns, and Tyler Scott had career-highs with 185 receiving yards and three TDs, as Cincinnati defeated Indiana 45-24 on Saturday.
Indiana (3-0) at Cincinnati (2-1), Saturday, 3:30 p.m. ET (ESPN2)
Line: Cincinnati by 16 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook.
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Late comebacks are quickly becoming old hat for the Indiana Hoosiers.
They'll certainly take it.
Connor Bazelak threw a touchdown pass and completed a 2-point conversion pass with 47 seconds left in regulation Saturday and Charles Campbell made a 51-yard field goal in overtime to give the Hoosiers a 33-30 victory over Western Kentucky.
EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) — Nic Baker hit Jacob Garrett with a touchdown pass for the second time in the game to break a tie with 12:28 left in the fourth quarter, and Southern Illinois went on to top Northwestern 31-24 on Saturday.
SEATTLE (AP) — For two weeks against lesser competition, it has all gone according to plan. Impressive moments on both sides of the ball against teams that should be warmups for challenges still to come.
Western Kentucky (2-0) at Indiana (2-0), Saturday, noon ET (Big Ten Network)
Line: Indiana by 6 1/2, from FanDuel Sportsbook.
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Indiana scored 29 consecutive points, including 23 in the third quarter, to rebound from a sluggish start in a 35-22 victory over FCS-member Idaho on a rainy Saturday night.
Virginia (1-0) at Illinois (1-1), Saturday, 4 p.m. ET (ESPNU)
Line: Illinois by 4 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook.
ldaho (0-1) at Indiana (1-0), Saturday, 8 p.m. ET (Big Ten Network)
Line: No early line from FanDuel Sportsbook.
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Connor Bazelak stood at the microphone last weekend, every bit as composed following his first win as Indiana's new quarterback as he was during the decisive final drive.
It's the reason Hoosiers coach Tom Allen brought the former Missouri quarterback to Bloomington.
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Connor Bazelak wanted a fresh start at Indiana.
He couldn’t have made a stronger first impression.
The Hoosiers new starting quarterback threw one touchdown pass then finished the game by leading his team on a 75-yard drive, capped by Shaun Shivers’s 1-yard touchdown run with 23 seconds left to give Indiana a stunning 23-20 victory over Illinois on Friday night.
Illinois (1-0) at Indiana (0-0), Friday, 8 p.m. ET (FS1)
Line: Indiana by 2 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook.
Northwestern quarterback Ryan Hilinski looked like a different player in the season opener.
SEATTLE (AP) — Washington is going with Michael Penix Jr. as its starting quarterback for the season opener against Kent State, coach Kalen DeBoer said Tuesday.
Penix, a transfer from Indiana, had been considered the leader for most of the offseason in the competition with Dylan Morris and Sam Huard.
Indiana linebacker Cam Jones and quarterback Jack Tuttle took matters into their own hands this offseason.
They called their teammates together to discuss the goals and aspirations of the program, the need to always play with an edge and to break down precisely why things went wrong in 2021.
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Penn State hired Boston College athletic director Patrick Kraft to be its next AD on Friday.
Kraft, 43, will take over for the retiring Sandy Barbour on July 1 after the Penn State Board of Trustees approved an agreement that had been in the works for several days.
A look at football players in the Big Ten this spring who are poised to have standout seasons this fall:
SEATTLE (AP) — The first spring with Kalen DeBoer in charge of the Huskies is all about the quarterback and what direction Washington will go heading into the fall with three players competing for the job.
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — Purdue University Fort Wayne extended its indoor mask requirement until Jan. 31 Monday.
The requirement applies to all students, faculty, staff and visitors inside campus buildings and structures, regardless of COVID-19 vaccination status, the campus said in a statement.