KFIZ Sports Scoreboard : 10/20/19
Local College Sports – Saturday’s Results:
Rockford 2, Marian 0
Grinnell College (IA) 6, Ripon College 1
Marian 6, Alverno 0
Grinnell College (IA) 3, Ripon College 2
UW-Oshkosh 2, UW-Eau Claire 1 (2OT)
Grinnell College (IA) 3, Ripon College 0 (25-9, 25-23, 25-16)
Illinois 24, Wisconsin 23
–James McCourt kicked the game-winning 39 yard field goal as time expired as the Illini stunned the Badgers in Champaign Saturday afternoon. Wisconsin led 23-14 with 9:46 to play in the game, but saw Illinois score the final 10 points in the game to score the upset. The Badgers outgained the Illini 420-315, but lost the turnover battle – with two fumbles and an interception on the day. Wisconsin is forced to regroup quickly with a tough road contest at Ohio State next Saturday – kickoff is 11 AM.
Iowa 26, Purdue 20
Minnesota 42, Rutgers 7
–The Gophers improve to 7-0 overall and 4-0 in Big Ten play.
Indiana 34, Maryland 28
Penn State 28, Michigan 21
UW-Oshkosh 31, UW-Eau Claire 3
–Titans’ quarterback Kobe Berghammer ran for three touchdowns in the win as Oshkosh improved to 3-0 in the WIAC. UWO travels to La Crosse next Saturday.
UW-Whitewater 38, UW-Stevens Point 0
UW-Platteville 33, UW-Stout 27
UW-La Crosse 63, UW-River Falls 49
–The Eagles and Falcons combined for 56 points in the second quarter alone in the high-scoring affair in River Falls. La Crosse quarterback Evan Lewandowski tied an NCAA Division 3 record by throwing nine touchdown passes in the win.
Lake Forest College (IL) 34, Ripon College 27
St. Norbert College 66, Beloit College 0
Macalester College 16, Lawrence University 6
Lakeland University 76, Rockford University 21
Women’s: Wisconsin 12, Long Island University 0
Men’s: Wisconsin 3, Minnesota-Duluth 1
Major League Baseball:
American League Championship Series:
Houston 6, NY Yankees 4
–Jose Altuve clubbed a walk-off two-run home run with two outs in the ninth to send the Astros to the World Series. Game one between Houston and the Washington Nationals is Tuesday in Houston.