For now, Ohio State is our only lock to make the playoff, but there is an opportunity for another Big Ten team.
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Maryland lost a commitment from the No. 16-ranked prospect in the 2017 class, defensive end Joshua Kaindoh, who had been committed to the Terps since April.
While Wisconsin and Penn State each rallied to earn spots in the Big Ten title game, the Ohio State-Michigan game turned out to be an instant classic.
Ohio State is the top team in the Big Ten. Michigan is No. 2. Neither will be playing in the conference title game.
A quarterback, a running back and three defenders earned the final helmet stickers of the Big Ten's regular season.
Maryland Terrapins quarterback Caleb Rowe's fiance, Sarah Molina, is a former women's soccer player for Maryland.
Ty Johnson ran for 168 yards, Teldrick Morgan returned a punt 83 yards for a score and Maryland finally became bowl eligible by beating Rutgers 31-13 Saturday.
Maryland runs reverse for 28-yard TD
Maryland dual-threat QB Tyrrell Pigrome takes the reverse and runs 28 yards for a score, increasing the Terps' lead to 21-7 over Rutgers.
Terps up 14-0 after 83-yard punt return
Teldrick Morgan breaks one tackle and returns the punt 83 yards to the house to give Maryland a two-score lead over Rutgers.
Watch: Rutgers at Maryland
Maryland, after starting the season 4-0, needs to beat Rutgers at home in order to reach a bowl game. ESPN's FPI gives the Terrapins an 82.7 percent chance to win. Live on ESPNews/WatchESPN
No. 3 Michigan at No. 2 Ohio State headlines the weekend's Big Ten action, but there are plenty of other games that have huge implications.
For a few hours on Saturday before their matchup against Michigan State, Penn State fans will be rooting hard for the Buckeyes.
Can Maryland sneak into a bowl?
There is only one potential landing spot when it comes to bowl games for the Terrapins, according to ESPN's Mark Schlabach and Brett McMurphy. Bowl projections
Not much changed in the Big Ten's bowl projections this week, but you can expect things to get crazy after this weekend's action.
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Maryland coach D.J. Durkin says getting bowl eligible with a win over Rutgers this week "would be huge for us." It gives the staff more time to work with young players and spins some positive momentum into the offseason.
Enjoy the final weekend of matchups in the Big Ten, no matter what's on the line.
Ohio State's victory over Michigan State was closer than expected, but that wasn't enough to knock the Buckeyes out of No. 1 in the power rankings.
With just one week left in the regular season, losses by Texas and LSU have all but sealed their coaches' fates.
Terrell Newby ran for a career-high three touchdowns, Ryker Fyfe passed for 220 yards and a score filling in for injured starter Tommy Armstrong Jr., and No. 18 Nebraska defeated Maryland.
Newby's third TD pads Nebraska's lead
Terrell Newby runs for a 1-yard TD, his third score of the game, to give the 18th-ranked Huskers a 28-0 lead over Maryland.