Illinois vs Indiana Wrap - Indiana Wins 52-35
|Illinois vs Indiana Wrap - Indiana Wins 52-35|
Indiana got a 215-yard performance from Tevin Coleman as a key part of its 52-35 victory over the Fighting Illini on Saturday at Memorial Stadium.
The Hoosiers were a 9-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 79.5.
Nate Sudfeld completed 20 of 27 pass attempts for 267 yards for the Hoosiers in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Fighting Illini defense.
Josh Ferguson rushed for 90 yards for Illinois, while Nathan Scheelhaase added 45 yards. Nathan Scheelhaase threw for 450 yards for the Fighting Illini, while receivers Steve Hull and Spencer Harris had 224 and 62 yards respectively.
Illinois was outgained by Indiana 650-612 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 30-29 by the Fighting Illini.
The time of possession battle favored Illinois as their offense was on the field for 34:56, longer than the 25:04 of their opponents.
Next game, Indiana takes its act on the road to face Wisconsin looking for another win. For Illinois, they head home to face Ohio State.