BIG TEN: Football Roundup
August 31, 2014INDIANA SPORTS PAGE
Illinois 28, Youngstown State 17: Quarterback Wes Lunt delivered a come-from-behind 28-17 win Saturday for Illinois over Youngstown State in a season opener.
Indiana 28, Indiana State 10: The Indiana football team (1-0) opened the 2014 season with a 18-10 win over in-state rival Indiana State (0-1) Saturday afternoon at Memorial Stadium, marking the Hoosiers' 10th win in their last 11 lid-lifters.
Iowa 31, Northern Iowa 23: The University of Iowa football team survived a season-opening scare from Northern Iowa before posting a 31-23 victory Saturday afternoon inside Kinnick Stadium.
Maryland 52, James Madison 7: C.J. Brown accounted for 172 total yards and four touchdowns to lead the University of Maryland football team to a 52-7 rout of James Madison in the Terps' 2014 season opener.
Nebraska 55, Florida Atlantic 7: Senior running back Ameer Abdullah sprinted for a career-high 232 yards, while Kenny Bell and Jordan Westerkamp each added 100-yard receiving games, as No. 22 Nebraska rolled to a 55-7 victory over Florida Atlantic Saturday at Memorial Stadium.
LSU 28, Wisconsin 24: Badgers running back Melvin Gordon ran for 147 yards but No. 14 Wisconsin was edged, 28-24, by No. 13 LSU in the season opener in Houston.