Oklahoma plummeted after Lincoln Riley departed, and Notre Dame looks to stay in the top five after losing Brian Kelly to LSU.
The Big Ten announced Wednesday that Ohio State quarterback C.J. Stroud is its offensive player of the year and freshman of the year.
- Ohio State QB Stroud is Big Ten offensive POY
- Ibrahim to run it back with Minnesota in 2022
- Gophers, Fleck agree to extension through '28
- Gophers down another RB with Williams injured
On the final regular-season weekend in college football, the internet trolls were active, especially since it's Rivalry Week.
— Minnesota's fans gleefully converged on the field as Paul Bunyan's Axe was slowly paraded through the crowd, eager for a peek at this long-sought trophy that has gone so often to Wisconsin.
From the Bedlam Bell to the Platypus Trophy and everything in between, Rivalry Week's traveling trophies add an extra layer of motivation.
Minnesota standout running back Mohamed Ibrahim, who suffered a ruptured Achilles tendon in the Gophers' season opener, will return for the 2022 season.
— Tyler Nubin’s interception gave Minnesota a chance to swing Saturday’s game.
Week 10 brought us another big upset, some close calls, a few trick plays, Dorian Thompson-Robinson making memes of himself, the Oregon Duck is taking shots at Harry the Husky and much more.
— Chase Brown rushed 33 times for 150 yards, and the Illinois defense delivered six sacks and two interceptions of Minnesota quarterback Tanner Morgan on the way to a 14-6 victory on Saturday.
Football coach P.J. Fleck, who ranks sixth in school history with 32 wins in less than five seasons, has reached an extension with Minnesota through the 2028 season.
The College Football Playoff selection committee placed three one-loss teams ahead of unbeaten Cincinnati, and it's not the first insult to the Group of 5.
While it's only the beginning of the pecking order, Tuesday's rankings revealed a lot about what direction this year's playoff race is headed.
Minnesota has likely lost another running back to a season-ending injury with Bryce Williams the latest to be sidelined for the ground-oriented Gophers.
— Freshmen Ky Thomas and Mar'Keise Irving became the fourth and fifth different 100-yard rushers for Minnesota this season, as the Gophers gained 326 yards on the ground in a 34-16 trampling of Maryland on Saturday for their third straight victory.