Football Roundup - October 5
Oct. 5, 2013
Indiana 44, Penn State 24: Nate Sudfeld threw two touchdown passes and Tre Roberson ran for two more scores Saturday, leading Indiana to its first win ever against Penn State 44-24.
Michigan State 26, Iowa 14: Connor Cook threw for a career-high 277 yards and two touchdowns and Michigan State opened Big Ten play with a 26-14 win over Iowa on Saturday.
Nebraska 39, Illinois 19: Ameer Abdullah ran for a career-high 225 yards and two touchdowns and Nebraska's maligned defense was much improved in a 39-19 victory over Illinois on Saturday.
Michigan 42, Minnesota 13: Devin Gardner threw a 24-yard, go-ahead touchdown pass to Devin Funchess late in the first half and No. 19 Michigan pulled away to rout Minnesota 42-13 on Saturday.
Ohio State 40, Northwestern 30: Carolos Hyde rushed for 162 yards and three touchdowns to hold off an upset-minded Northwestern squad to help Ohio State stay perfect on the season.