The Huskies missed an opportunity against Ohio and now need Western Michigan to top Toledo in order to reach the MAC title game.
Northern Iowa pulled off the biggest upset of the year so far in college basketball as they took down No. 1 North Carolina in Cedar Falls.
The Huskies held off a pesky Broncos squad on Wednesday night as Northern Illinois captured a 27-19 win in DeKalb.
2mNorthwestern entered the top 25 this week, ranked at No. 23 after improving to 2-0 on Saturday. The Cats are one of four Big Ten teams ranked in the top 25, joined by Ohio State, Michigan State and Wisconsin.
2mWe’re just two weeks into the college football season, but perhaps it’s not too outlandish to make this statement: Michigan State is going to the College Football Playoff.
2mAfter making no secret about its desire for revenge after last season's loss in Eugene, Michigan State completed its mission, defeating Oregon, 31-28, on Saturday night in East Lansing.
2mWith Ohio State up just 17-0 after three quarters, everyone might've been ready to slap the panic button. But as the Buckeyes showed in last week's season-opening win there's no reason to panic. Ohio State blew out Hawaii, 38-0, to improve to 2-0 on the season.
2mTwo games into the 2015 season, the Cats have yet to allow a touchdown, following up their big season-opening win over Stanford with a 41-0 throttling of FCS opponent Eastern Illinois on Saturday in Evanston.
2mA strong defensive effort, a huge day from running back De'Veon Smith and a bunch of Oregon State mistakes allowed Michigan to grab the first win of the Jim Harbaugh Era, bouncing back from a season-opening loss at Utah with a 35-7 victory in Ann Arbor.
2mTwo weeks into the 2015 season, and the Illini have two dominant victories. After crushing Kent State, 52-3, in the season-opener, Illinois shut out Western Illinois in another rout in Champaign, 44-0.