Fran McCaffery couldn’t afford to take out Mike Gesell.
All season, Michigan has been able to count on its defense, even if the offense has struggled for consistency.
Mark Weisman ran for 116 yards and scored a tying touchdown in the final minute of regulation, and Iowa went on to beat Michigan State 19-16 in double overtime Saturday.
Iowa senior cornerback Micah Hyde is listed as a starter for Saturday’s game at Michigan State despite being arrested over the weekend.
Michigan State University is celebrating homecoming this week.
An Iowa grower is recalling grape tomatoes distributed in stores in Michigan, Minnesota and Wisconsin because they may contain salmonella.
Before Saturday’s race, Ricky Stenhouse Jr. had won the last three races at Iowa Speedway. Even when his engine blew and he was wrecking with teammate Carl Edwards, he still came to the checkered flag first to keep his wining streak alive.
Draymond Green had 21 points and 10 rebounds to lead No. 8 Michigan State over Iowa 92-75 in the Big Ten tournament quarterfinals on Friday.
Michigan State still has a shot at a No. 1 seed in the NCAA tournament if it can forget about a bitter finish to the regular season and overcome a season-ending injury to its star freshman.
Iowa faces top-seeded Michigan State Friday in the quarterfinals of the Big Ten tournament.