Football Recaps - October 15
Oct. 15, 2011
Michigan State 28, Michigan 14: Keshawn Martin scored twice in the third quarter on similar lunges to the end zone, and No. 23 Michigan State held off Denard Robinson and No. 11 Michigan 28-14 on Saturday for its fourth straight victory over the Wolverines.
Wisconsin 59, Indiana 7: Quarterback Russell Wilson added a new chapter to his brief-but-growing legend, making a touchdown catch on a trick play as No. 4 Wisconsin routed Indiana 59-7 on Saturday. Wilson, who is being touted as a Heisman Trophy candidate by Wisconsin (6-0, 2-0 Big Ten), added another memorable moment to his resume when he caught a 25-yard score from running back Montee Ball in the second quarter.
Penn State 23, Purdue 18: Silas Redd ran for 131 yards and a touchdown and Penn State took advantage of Purdue's special teams miscues to hold on Saturday for a 23-18 win.
Ohio State 17, Illinois 7: In his first game of the season, Boom Herron ran for 114 yards and a touchdown Saturday to lead Ohio State past No. 16 Illinois, 17-7.
Iowa 41, Northwestern 31: James Vandenberg threw two touchdown passes and Marcus Coker added two rushing scores to lead Iowa to a 41-31 win over Northwestern on Saturday night.