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Clifford sends No. 9 Penn State past No. 24 Indiana 34-27

Nov. 16, 2019 5:05 PM EST

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Penn State’s best offense on Saturday wasn’t explosive or flashy. It was grinding and relentless and it helped keep the No. 9 Nittany Lions' playoff hopes alive. Penn State (9-1, 6-1 Big Ten, No. 9 CFP) got three touchdowns from quarterback Sean Clifford who...

No. 9 Penn State looking to bounce back vs No. 24 Indiana

Nov. 15, 2019 1:00 PM EST

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Penn State still has a path to the College Football Playoff, although the No. 9 Nittany Lions can’t afford another slipup. Especially against a team they’ve historically beaten. However, this Indiana team is different, and the No. 24 Hoosiers (7-2, 4-2 Big Ten) are...

No. 9 Penn State hosts 24th-ranked Indiana

Nov. 14, 2019 3:31 PM EST

No. 24 Indiana (7-2, 4-2 Big Ten) at No. 9 Penn State (8-1, 5-1, No. 9 CFP), Saturday at 12 p.m. EST (ABC). Line: Penn State by 14 1/2. Series record: Penn State leads 21-1. WHAT'S AT STAKE? The Nittany Lions are coming off their first loss but are still very much in the race for a playoff spot. The Hoosiers...

No. 7 Gophers head to No. 23 Iowa out to prove selves again

Nov. 14, 2019 4:01 AM EST

What to watch in the Big Ten this week: GAME OF THE WEEK No. 7 Minnesota at No. 23 Iowa Minnesota apparently still has some doubters. A week after the Gophers (6-0 Big Ten, No. 8 CFP) beat Penn State as a home underdog to run their record to 9-0 for the first time since 1904, they go on the road to Iowa (6-3,...

After ending Top 25 drought, No. 24 Indiana chases new goals

Nov. 11, 2019 5:20 PM EST

Coach Tom Allen walked into Indiana's team meeting Monday and congratulated his players for ending one streak. He quickly urged them to start a new one. One day after No. 24 Indiana cracked the Top 25 for the first time in more than a quarter-century, the Hoosiers spent some time talking about what needs to be...

AP Top 25: LSU landslide No. 1; Minnesota jumps into top 10

Nov. 10, 2019 2:09 PM EST

LSU is an overwhelming No. 1 in The Associated Press college football poll after beating Alabama in a 1-2 matchup, and Minnesota moved into the top 10 for the first time in 57 years. After two weeks of historically close voting at the top of poll, LSU received 54 first-place votes in the AP Top 25 presented by...

Hoosiers lose starting quarterback with season-ending injury

Nov. 5, 2019 6:29 PM EST

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Indiana quarterback Michael Penix Jr. will miss the rest of the season with an injured right shoulder. Penix hurt the joint between the collarbone and sternum during the first half of Saturday's victory over Northwestern. It's the same injury Kansas City Chiefs star Tyreek Hill...

Great Scott leads Indiana past Northwestern for 4th straight

Nov. 2, 2019 11:42 PM EDT

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Stevie Scott III was a smash hit in Indiana's Saturday night premiere. He ran around defenders. He overpowered defenders. He even fooled defenders. In the first November night game played in Bloomington, Scott stole the show with two touchdown runs and a 20-yard touchdown...

With Northwestern up next, Hoosiers keep focus on winning

Nov. 1, 2019 2:01 AM EDT

The Indiana Hoosiers are already eligible for a bowl game. It's not enough. With four games remaining, starting Saturday at home against Northwestern, players and coaches insist nothing has changed inside the locker room. They're still focused, still hungry, still trying to stack victories and rewrite history in...

Purdue, Nebraska looking for turnaround week amid tailspins

Nov. 1, 2019 2:01 AM EDT

Purdue and Nebraska took time this week to look long and hard at what's ailing their programs. Boilermakers coach Jeff Brohm emphasized the need to make corrections. Cornhuskers coach Scott Frost challenged his guys to play with more passion. On Saturday, everyone will find out whose message broke through. "There...