McNamara, No. 9 Michigan rally past No. 23 Penn State 21-17
Michigan Penn St Football Michigan quarterback Cade McNamara (12) passes while being pressured by Penn State defensive end Arnold Ebiketie (17) in the first quarter of an NCAA college football game in State College, Pa., Saturday, Nov. 13, 2021. 23 Penn State 21-17 on Saturday. Penn State (6-4, 3-4) tried a pair of trick plays from kick formation in the first quarter, with mixed results. Penn State gave up three sacks on its opening drive, but got a 42-yard field goal from Stout. Penn State: Hosts Rutgers.wftv.com
No. 6 Michigan tops Northwestern 33-7; Michigan State next
ANN ARBOR, Mich. — (AP) — Michigan got off to a sluggish start, perhaps peeking ahead to playing Michigan State. Corum finished with 119 yards rushing and two touchdowns. Michigan had 294 yards rushing, nearly 50 yards more than its average. Jewett played for Michigan during the 1890 and 1892 seasons, then left Michigan for Northwestern in 1893 to finish his medical degree. POLL IMPLICATIONSMichigan doesn't have much room to move up, but will close the regular season with plenty of chances against Michigan State, No.wftv.com
Lombardi helps Michigan State stun No. 13 Michigan 27-24
Rocky Lombardi threw for 323 yards, including 196 to Ricky White, and three touchdowns to help Michigan State stun the Wolverines 27-24 on Saturday. Tucker became just the second coach to beat Michigan in his first attempt with the Spartans, joining Alabama coach Nick Saban, who did it in 1995. The former Colorado coach started his career as a graduate assistant for Saban at Michigan State in 1997. The onside kick was recovered by Michigan State running back Connor Heyward. “State fans and former players and everyone deserve the brand of football that we were able to show out there," Tucker said.