Another weekend of Big Ten field hockey action begins today when No. 6 Michigan State looks to continue its successful season when the Spartans travel to in-state rival No. 19 Michigan, which has won six straight matches, in a 4 p.m. ET contest.
On Saturday's slate, Iowa travels to No. 15 Penn State at Noon ET and Indiana gets their Big Ten Network debut when the Hoosiers host No. 7 Ohio State at 1 p.m. ET. The contest will be shown on the Big Ten Network Oct. 2, at 8 p.m. ET.
Five non-conference matches round out the weekend action on Sunday, starting when Iowa faces Lock Haven at 11 a.m. ET. Northwestern hosts Kent State while Monmouth N.J. travels to Penn State both with a Noon ET start. Michigan State welcomes Ohio University for a 1 p.m. ET contest, while Michigan welcomes 2009 NCAA Field Hockey Tournament runner-up and newly No. 1 Maryland with a 1 p.m. start.