Football Roundup - September 7
Sept. 7, 2013
Michigan 41, Notre Dame 30: Jeremy Gallon caught eight passes for 184 yards as Michigan defeated Notre Dame, 41-30, under the lights in Ann Arbor on Saturday night.
Illinois 45, Cincinnati 17: Nathan Scheelhaase passed for 312 yards and four touchdowns to lead Illinois to a surprise 45-17 win Saturday over Cincinnati.
Penn State 45, Eastern Michigan 7: Christian Hackenberg threw for 311 yards and a touchdown, and Zach Zwinak and Bill Belton each ran for a pair of scores, leading Penn State past Eastern Michigan 45-7 on Saturday.
Iowa 28, Missouri State 14: Jake Rudock and Mark Weisman each ran for a pair of touchdowns and Iowa beat Missouri State 28-14 on Saturday, snapping a seven-game losing streak dating back to 2012.
Purdue 20, Indiana State 14: Ricardo Allen's interception with 19 seconds remaining preserved Purdue's 20-14 win over Indiana State on Saturday afternoon.
Wisconsin 48, Tennessee Tech 0: Melvin Gordon ran for 140 yards and a score, and No. 21 Wisconsin's overpowering defense got its second straight shutout in a 48-0 win over FCS school Tennessee Tech on Saturday.
Michigan State 21, South Florida 6: Shilique Calhoun scored on a fumble return and an interception return, enabling Michigan State to overcome another poor offensive performance in a 21-6 victory over South Florida on Saturday.
Ohio State 42, San Diego State 7: Kenny Guiton took over when Braxton Miller left with a sprained left knee, running for one touchdown and passing for two on Saturday while leading No. 3 Ohio State to a 42-7 victory over San Diego State.
Nebraska 56, Southern Miss. 13: Stanley Jean-Baptiste and Ciante Evans returned first-quarter interceptions for touchdowns and No. 22 Nebraska made quick work of Southern Mississippi in a 56-13 victory on Saturday night.
Northwestern 48, Syracuse 27: Trevor Siemian threw for 259 yards and a career-high three touchdowns, Kain Colter passed for a touchdown and ran for one, and No. 19 Northwestern pounded Syracuse 48-27 on Saturday.
Navy 41, Indiana 35: Keenan Reynolds rushed for 127 yards and three touchdowns, leading Navy to a 41-35 season-opening victory Saturday at Indiana.
Minnesota 44, New Mexico State 21: Rodrick Williams and Philip Nelson each topped the century mark in rushing to lead Minnesota to a 44-21 victory at New Mexico State on Saturday evening.