Touting Improved Offense, UIC Flames Enter New Season With Higher Hopes“We perennially are a team that should be picked one, two, three or four in this league,” coach Steve McClain says of his Flames.
Northern Illinois Beats Buffalo, 14-13Marcus Childers passed for one of Northern Illinois' touchdowns and ran for the other.
Jackson, Thorson Lead Northwestern Past Maryland, 37-21Justin Jackson scored two touchdowns and ran for 171 yards to become Northwestern's career rushing leader.
Rutgers Beats Illinois, 35-24Gus Edwards rushed for 91 yards and two touchdowns as Rutgers ended a 16-game losing streak in the Big Ten.
Notre Dame Cruises To 33-10 Win Over North Carolina, Moves To 5-1Josh Adams ran for 118 yards, including a 73-yard touchdown.
Northern Illinois Defense Handles Kent State In 24-3 WinNorthern Illinois (3-2, 1-0) held Kent State to 29 yards passing and intercepted Dustin Crum once and George Bollas twice.
McSorley, Barkley Lead Penn State Over Northwestern, 31-7Trace McSorley threw for 245 yards and a touchdown, and Saquon Barkley ran for two scores in the second half.
Stanley, Iowa Roll Past Illinois, 45-16Nate Stanley threw for 247 yards and three touchdowns to lead the Hawkeyes.
No. 19 SDSU 'Fired Up' After Penny Eye-Jab, Beats NIUThe Aztecs got some big plays early and then held off the Huskies, 34-28, to improve to 5-0 for the first time since 1975.
Wimbush, Adams Lead No. 22 Notre Dame Over Miami (Ohio)Brandon Wimbush threw for three touchdowns and ran for another as Notre Dame won 52-17.
No. 10 Wisconsin Holds Off Northwestern For 33-24 WinWisconsin's defense swarmed Northwestern before holding on.
Nebraska Rolls Past Illinois, 28-6Illinois (2-2, 0-1) continued to struggle behind run-first quarterback Chayce Crouch.