Michigan, IU get Big Ten wins

The ball bounced the right way for IU this week.

Up 14-0 in the 1st half, Hoosier quarterback Kellen Lewis scrambled and hit Josiah Sears on an 8-yard dump. Sears was then hit and fumbled the ball. The ball then bounced toward the sideline where Lewis, the QB, picked it up and took off 71 yards for the touchdown.

It was one of three touchdowns in the game for Lewis who 322 yards passing as IU defeated Iowa 38-20.

The Hoosiers are now 4-1 and 1-1 in the Big Ten.
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Down 16-14 in the 4th quarter to Northwestern, Chad Henne led the Maize and Blue back.

Henne hit Adrian Arrington for his third touchdown pass of the game to give Michigan the lead for good 21-16. Mike Hart added a late touchdown to give Michigan the 28-16 win.

Michigan is now 3-2 on the season and 2-0 in the Big Ten.
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Illinois is also 2-0 in the Big Ten. The illini handed Penn State its 2nd Big Ten loss with a 27-20 win.

Freshman Regis Benn returned a kickoff for a touchdown and caught another as Illinois defeated a ranked team for the first time since 2001.

Illinois is now 4-1. Penn State is 3-2.
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It was a battle of unbeatens as Wisconsin hosted Michigan State Saturday.

The Badgers got a big run from Lance Smith-Williams to setup a Taylor Mehlhaff 22-yard field goal to give Wisconsin a 37-34 lead in the 4th quarter.

With less than 4 minutes left in the game, Spartan kicker Brett Swenson missed a 53-yard field goal attempt that would have tied the game.

MSU had one last chance, but Brian Hoyer's pass on 4th and two was incomplete in the final minutes.

The 9th-ranked Badgers are now 5-0. MSU falls to 4-1.


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