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Minnesota's seasoned line in peak form with Maryland up next

Oct. 21, 2021 13:10 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Most of Minnesota's regular offensive linemen might have expected to be done with college by now, with five of them in their fifth year or more. The guys up front for the Gophers have found a groove at just the right time, as several of them enter the...

Missed opportunities hurt Huskers in 30-23 loss to Minnesota

Oct. 16, 2021 17:33 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Tanner Morgan threw for 209 yards and two touchdowns and Bryce Williams rushed for 127 yards and another score on Saturday as Minnesota defeated Nebraska 30-23. The Gophers dominated the first half, taking a 21-9 lead behind near-perfect passing from...

Slip-up margin slimmed, Nebraska seeks progress at Minnesota

Oct. 14, 2021 11:09 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Hints of that long-awaited breakthrough for Nebraska under coach Scott Frost have been apparent lately, as the Huskers more than held their own through a tough stretch on the schedule. Their record has yet to reflect the progress, though, and the time...

Boilermakers at No. 2 Iowa featured game on Big Ten schedule

Oct. 14, 2021 02:08 AM EDT

Things to watch during Week 7 of play in the Big Ten Conference: GAME OF THE WEEK Purdue at No. 2 Iowa The Hawkeyes (6-0, 3-0 Big Ten) have won 12 straight and are coming off a dramatic come-from-behind win over Penn State in what...

'Punting Is Winning' shirts symbolize No. 2 Hawkeyes' season

Oct. 12, 2021 17:36 PM EDT

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Tory Taylor is selling a T-shirt for charity that bears the three-word slogan “Punting Is Winning.” Yes, it is. No. 2 Iowa enters its home game against Purdue on Saturday with records of 6-0 overall and 3-0 in the Big Ten...

Nebraska OL Teddy Prochazka out for season with knee injury

Oct. 11, 2021 14:36 PM EDT

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska offensive lineman Teddy Prochazka will miss the rest of the season because of a knee injury. The freshman was hurt in the 32-29 loss to Michigan on Saturday, his second start at left tackle. Coach Scott Frost said Prochazka would have...

Moody's late FG lifts No. 9 Michigan past Nebraska 32-29

Oct. 10, 2021 12:12 PM EDT

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh called the ninth-ranked Wolverines' come-from-behind victory over Nebraska a “Clint Eastwood win.” Jake Moody hit a 39-yard field goal with 1:24 remaining to lift Michigan to a 32-29 win over upset-minded Nebraska on...

No. 9 Michigan yet to trail in a game with Huskers up next

Oct. 07, 2021 13:31 PM EDT

No. 9 Michigan (5-0, 2-0 Big Ten) at Nebraska (3-3, 1-2), Saturday at 7:30 p.m. EDT (ABC). Line: Michigan by 3 1/2 points, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: Michigan leads 5-4-1. WHAT’S AT STAKE? ...

No. 4 Penn State at No. 3 Iowa highlights Big Ten schedule

Oct. 07, 2021 03:18 AM EDT

Things to watch during Week 6 of play in the Big Ten Conference: GAME OF THE WEEK No. 4 Penn State at No. 3 Iowa This will be the biggest game at Kinnick Stadium since a top-ranked Iowa beat No. 2 Michigan in 1985. Expect a...

No. 9 Michigan's Harbaugh wary of visit to improved Nebraska

Oct. 07, 2021 03:12 AM EDT

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Jim Harbaugh and the Michigan Wolverines gave Scott Frost a harsh introduction to the Big Ten in 2018. Frost was coaching his third game with the Cornhuskers and his team, down 39-0 at halftime, lost 56-10. “I think it’s...