New school, same problem: Michigan State facing Round 3 vs. Washington QB Michael Penix Jr.
EAST LANSING – Michigan State is heading into a new challenge. An offseason transfer addition from Indiana, Penix already has two previous starts against Michigan State. “He has a really strong arm and he can throw the ball out there,” Michigan State cornerback Ameer Speed said. “It’s just going to be on us to go make some plays and go get him.”Penix was impressive in two previous appearances against Michigan State. Michigan State scored 28 points off turnovers in last week’s 52-0 win against Akron.mlive.com
Washington is off to a hot start, but Michigan State is a ‘different animal’
This time it’s Michigan State coming into Husky Stadium on Saturday as the No. Washington comes into the matchup after a pair of convincing wins: 45-20 over Kent State and 52-6 over FCS Portland State on Saturday. While Michigan State’s coaching staff has changed since that 2019 season, DeBoer said he knows what to expect from Michigan State in terms of style of play. DeBoer said he’s faced Michigan State defensive coordinator Scottie Hazelton several times; the two were both coordinators in the FCS Missouri Valley Conference in 2010-11, then in the Mountain West together in 2017-18. While at UNLV, Windmon twice played against Fresno State teams coached by DeBoer.mlive.com
No. 13 UCLA trying to avoid another upset by Fresno State
If there is an early game that can measure the progress UCLA has made under Chip Kelly, it is likely to be Saturday night when the 13th-ranked Bruins host Fresno State. The last time the two teams met at the Rose Bowl was 2018, when Kelly was in his first season. The Bruins got within 16-14 early in the second half before the Bulldogs scored the last 22 points to win going away.news.yahoo.com
Indiana football vs. Ball State: Time, TV schedule, game preview, score
(Photo by MarkINDIANAPOLIS - Indiana opens its 2019 season in the Kickoff Classic on Saturday at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis against in-state opponent Ball State. The Hoosiers enter the matchup as solid favorites but mindful that the teams met in the same game in 2011 will Ball State pulling off a 27-20 upset. This season, Indiana is aiming for a rebound based on the strength of nine returning starters apiece on offense and defense. ABOUT INDIANA (2018: 5-7)All eyes heading into the opener were on quarterbacks Peyton Ramsey, redshirt freshman Michael Penix Jr. and Utah transfer Jack Tuttle. PREDICTION: Indiana 35, Ball State 14More college football scoresCopyright 2019 by WDIV ClickOnDetroit - All rights reserved.