February 2, 2023

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Ohio State flexed its muscle, Illinois pulled off a 9 additional time upset, and Michigan stayed undefeated. It was one other memorable week in Huge Ten Soccer. Right here’s how the Huge Ten Radio staff voted for this week’s version of the Energy Rankings:

1. OHIO STATE

Ohio State gained its fifth recreation in a row and in a similar way to the earlier 4: with an explosive and relentless offense and a stout protection. After the Buckeyes and Hoosiers traded touchdowns on their opening drives, Ohio State reeled off 47 unanswered factors (together with a 30-point second quarter) en path to its twenty sixth straight win over Indiana. Buckeye QB C.J. Stroud turned in one other standout efficiency, connecting on 21-28 cross makes an attempt for 266 yards and 4 touchdowns. Fellow freshman operating again TreVeyon Henderson recorded his second profession three-touchdown recreation, scoring two on the bottom and one on a display cross.

NEXT: Penn State (October 30)

2. MICHIGAN

Michigan returned to Michigan Stadium and used a decisive third quarter to file a convincing 33-7 victory over Northwestern on Saturday (Oct . 23). Michigan held NU off the scoreboard within the second half, turning a three-point halftime lead right into a 26-point victory. With the win, Michigan secured the George Jewett Trophy in its inaugural contest. The sport marked a brand new trophy recreation between the 2 establishments, as Jewett was every program’s first African American soccer participant. It’s the first and presently the one FBS trophy recreation named for an African American.

NEXT: @Michigan State (October 30)

3. MICHIGAN STATE

The Spartans have been idle as coach Mel Tucker prepares his staff for this weekend’s in-state battle with Michigan on Saturday.

NEXT: Michigan (October 30)

4. IOWA

The Hawkeyes had the week off trying to choose up the items after Iowa’s upset loss by the hands of Pursue two weeks in the past.

NEXT: @Wisconsin (October 30)

5. MINNESOTA

Freshmen Ky Thomas and Mar’Keise Irving grew to become the fourth and fifth totally different 100-yard rushers for Minnesota this season, because the Gophers gained 326 yards on the bottom in a 34-16 trampling of Maryland on Saturday for his or her third straight victory. Thomas (21 carries, 139 yards) and Irving (15 carries, 105 yards) every had one in all 4 dashing touchdowns for Minnesota (5-2, 3-1), which moved right into a first-place tie with Iowa within the Huge Ten West Division.

NEXT: @Northwestern (October 30)

6. PENN STATE

It was a historic 9 additional time recreation towards Illinois, however Penn State got here up on the brief finish of the battle to drop within the nationwide polls.

NEXT: @Ohio State (October 30)

7. WISCONSIN

Chez Mellusi ran for 149 yards and a landing and Braelon Allen had 140 yards and two scores to assist Wisconsin beat No. 25 Purdue 30-13 on Saturday. Mellusi and Allen each had profession highs for yards, with Mellusi carrying 27 carries and Allen 12 for the Badgers.

NEXT: Iowa (October 30)

8. PURDUE

The Boilermakers couldn’t carry their momentum from upsetting Iowa into final week’s dwelling tilt towards Wisconsin and misplaced to the Badgers.

NEXT: @Nebraska (October 30)

9. ILLINOIS

The Combating Illini soccer staff made historical past on Saturday at Beaver Stadium. After 9 additional time intervals — the longest recreation in school soccer historical past — Brandon Peters related with Casey Washington in the long run zone to elevate the Combating Illini to an upset win at No. 7 Penn State, 20-18, on the Nittany Lions’ Homecoming weekend. The historic win additionally marks the one hundredth of head coach Bret Bielema’s profession. Illinois’ run recreation fueled the offense by way of regulation as Chase Brown and Josh McCray rushed for 223 and 142 yards, respectively.

NEXT: Rutgers (October 30)

10. NEBRASKA

The Cornhuskers have been idle final weekend.

NEXT: Purdue (October 30)

11. NORTHWESTERN

The Wildcats performed arduous towards Michigan however in the end weren’t in a position to hold tempo with the Wolverines.

NEXT: Minnesota (October 30)

12. RUTGERS

The Scarlet Knights have been idle final weekend.

NEXT: @Illinois (October 30)

13. MARYLAND

Issues haven’t gone properly of late for Mike Locksley’s staff with one other loss coming by the hands of Minnesota.

NEXT: Indiana (October 30)

14. INDIANA

Final season looks like 1,000,000 years in the past for the scuffling Hoosiers who have been pulverized by Ohio State.

NEXT: @Maryland (October 30)


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