A week after clinching the Big Ten Legends Division title and a spot in the inaugural Big Ten Championship Game, No. 11 Michigan State will travel to Evanston, Illinois to close out the regular season against the Northwestern Wildcats.
Michigan State blasted Indiana, 55-3, last weekend, which was the third straight win for the Spartans. MSU is 6-1 in conference, and clinched a berth in the Big Ten title tilt with the help of Michigan's 45-17 win over Nebraska. Michigan State has won 20 of its last 24 games overall.
Northwestern is red-hot, having won four straight and the team is coming off a 28-13 win over Minnesota last weekend, as Dan Persa threw for 216 yards and two touchdowns. The Wildcat defense has given up just 19 points in the last two outings.
Game date, time: 12:00 pm ET, Saturday, Nov 26
Location: Ryan Field, Evanston, Illinois
TV channel: Big Ten Network
Spread: Michigan State favored by 7.
Series history: Michigan State leads, 36-12.
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