Northwestern will resume its quest for the Big Ten title this week against Iowa, on a cold day at Kinnick Stadium.
The game carries important implications in the Big Ten West race, with Northwestern holding a one-game lead in the loss column over Purdue and Wisconsin — with head-to-head wins and tiebreakers over both.
Here’s what you need to know:
-Here’s what Pat Fitzgerald and several players had to say about the game earlier this week
-Here’s a film study analyzing Montre Hartage, who has been arguably the Big Ten’s best cornerback
-Here’s a podcast previewing the game
-Here’s a film study of Clayton Thorson’s performance against Notre Dame, when he was often running for his life
-Here’s the injury report for the week
-Here’s a film study analyzing Northwestern’s running game with Isaiah Bowser the past three games
Game Time: 2:30 p.m. CT
Radio: WGN Radio AM-720 or WNUR FM 89.3
Online: Fox Sports Go
Betting Line: Northwestern +10.5, over/under 42.5