In Week five of Major Ten football, fans can anticipate much more thrilling matchups as conference play continues. Two games will be broadcasted on NBC Sports and Peacock. Initially, Illinois will face off against Purdue in West Lafayette, Indiana, on Saturday at three:30 p.m. EST on Peacock. Following that, Michigan State will take on Iowa at the formidable Kinnick Stadium at 7:30 p.m. EST.
The final time the Hawkeyes and Spartans played against every single other was in 2020, with Iowa dominating Michigan State with a score of 49-7. This win gave the Hawkeyes their most significant margin of victory against the Spartans and strengthened their historical series benefit with a 24-22-two record.
Purdue has also noticed accomplishment against Illinois in current years, winning 3 consecutive games, which includes a 31-24 victory final year. This win played a essential part in Purdue generating it to the Major Ten Championship Game. Illinois will be aiming to reclaim The Purdue Cannon and enhance their general record in the series, presently trailing with a 47-45-six record.
NBC Sports has announced a number of other upcoming Major Ten Football games for broadcast. The schedule contains games such as East Carolina at Michigan, West Virginia at Penn State, Delaware at Penn State, Charlotte at Maryland, Washington at Michigan State, Syracuse at Purdue, Maryland at Michigan State, Ohio State at Notre Dame, USC at Notre Dame, Michigan State at Ohio State, and Penn State at Michigan State (Ford Field).
Additional games scheduled to be broadcasted on NBC Sports and Peacock will be announced through the season.