How will Illinois stop Minnesota’s run game this weekend?
Let that fact sink in for a little bit. The four leading rushers in college football hail from the Big Ten.
Not too shabby for a conference looked at as a weakling early in the season.
Minnesota defeated Purdue, 39-38, on Saturday in the Twin Cities. The Gophers improved to 6-1, and the Boilermakers dropped to 3-5.
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The Wildcats try to boost their record to 4-2 on Saturday with an 11 a.m. matchup against Minnesota in the Twin Cities.