Football Roundup - October 20
Oct. 20, 2012
Wisconsin 38, Minnesota 13: James White raced 15 times through Minnesota's defense for 175 yards rushing and three touchdowns, carrying Wisconsin to a 38-13 victory over Minnesota on Saturday, the ninth straight time the Badgers have beaten the Gophers to keep Paul Bunyan's Axe.
Ohio State 29, Purdue 22 (OT): Kenny Guiton came off the bench in relief of injured star quarterback Braxton Miller to lead touchdown drives in the final minute of regulation and in overtime, with Carlos Hyde scoring on a 1-yard run to clinch No. 7 Ohio State's 29-22 victory over Purdue on Saturday.
Michigan 12, Michigan State 10: Brendan Gibbons made a 38-yard field goal with 5 seconds left, lifting No. 23 Michigan to a 12-10 win over Michigan State on Saturday. The Wolverines (5-2, 3-0 Big Ten) beat the Spartans (4-4, 1-3) .for the first time since 2007, avoiding a school-record, five-game losing streak in the series.
Nebraska 29, Northwestern 28: Taylor Martinez threw for 342 yards and three touchdowns and rushed for 65 yards and one touchdown, leading Nebraska to a 29-28 victory over Northwestern on Saturday at Ryan Field. The Cornhuskers and Northwestern passed the lead back and forth all game long. The game featured five lead changes before Nebraska finally pulled ahead for good.
Navy 31, Indiana 30: Navy took the lead in the fourth quarter and hung on for a 31-30 victory over Indiana on Saturday at Jack Stephens Field at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium. With 2:02 to go, Keenan Reynolds found Matt Aiken open for a four-yard touchdown pass to give the Midshipmen a 31-30 lead.
Penn State 38, Iowa 14: Bill Belton collected three touchdowns on 16 carries for 103 yards to lead Penn State to a 38-14 win over Iowa in Iowa City on Saturday night.