Only 1 Big Ten Team Lost Its Non-Conference Game This Week

first_imgJim Harbaugh head coach of the Michigan Wolverines runs onto the field prior to the game against the Penn State Nittany Lions.STATE COLLEGE, PA – NOVEMBER 21: Jim Harbaugh head coach of the Michigan Wolverines run onto the field prior to the game against the Penn State Nittany Lions at Beaver Stadium on November 21, 2015 in State College, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Evan Habeeb/Getty Images)Week 1 was a good week for the Big Ten conference. The league had impressive showings in several games.Maryland, for example, took down Texas at FedEx Field in Landover, Md. This is the Terrapins’ second-straight season-opening win over the Longhorns. There’s reason for optimism in College Park, Md.Ohio State and Wisconsin, meanwhile, very much looked like the College Football Playoff contenders they’ve been hyped to be. Penn State and Michigan State mostly didn’t, but the Nittany Lions and the Spartans were able to escape with victories.In total, only one Big Ten team lost a non-conference game this weekend.That team: Michigan.The Wolverines had the toughest game of any team in the league – a road game at Notre Dame – but still, that’s pretty tough for Jim Harbaugh’s program.“After being the only Big Ten team to lose a bowl game last season, Michigan was the only Big Ten team to lose a nonconference game this week,” Kyle Rowland tweeted.After being the only Big Ten team to lose a bowl game last season, Michigan was the only Big Ten team to lose a nonconference game this week.— Kyle Rowland (@KyleRowland) September 2, 2018Welp.Michigan obviously has time to righten the ship, but it’s desperate times in Ann Arbor, Mich. right now.last_img read more