Here are some facts and figures about games involving Indiana college football teams. Times are eastern.
Ball State (3-5) at Ohio (4-3) (7 p.m.): The Bobcats roared past Ball State, 48-31, during the 2015 campaign. James Gilbert was limited to 13 carries for 41 yards in the Cardinals’ 42-20 loss to Eastern Michigan. Nathan Rourke was 8-of-12 for 193 yards with four touchdowns and ran 10 times for 101 yards and a score in Ohio’s 49-14 win over Bowling Green.
Indiana (4-4) at Minnesota (3-4) (8 p.m.): The Gophers were a 42-39 winner over Indiana during the 2013 season. Stevie Scott ran 20 times for 138 yards and two touchdowns in the Hoosiers’ 33-28 loss to No.17 Penn State. Tyler Johnson had 11 catches for 184 yards in Minnesota’s 53-28 loss to Nebraska.
Dayton (3-5) at Butler (3-4) (Noon): The Flyers soared to a 27-22 victory against Butler a year ago. Jack Cook was 14-of-35 for 194 yards and ran 11 times for 22 yards in Dayton’s 28-17 loss to Drake. Brad Sznajder raced eight times for 76 yards in the Bulldogs’ 42-13 loss to San Diego.
Purdue (4-3) at Michigan State (4-3) (Noon): The Spartans escaped with a 24-21 win over Purdue during the 2015 season. Rondale Moore hauled in 12 passes for 170 yards and two touchdowns in the Boilermakers’ 49-20 upset of No. 11 Ohio State. L.J. Scott was limited to 10 carries for 25 yards in Michigan State’s 21-7 loss to No. 5 Michigan.
Albion (5-2) at Trine (7-0) (1 p.m.): The Thunder stormed past Albion. 53-6, last season. Markell McCoy scampered 21 times for 133 yards and a score in the Britons’ 49-42 win over Adrian. Ryan Potts recorded eight tackles in Trine’s 31-0 blanking of Finlandia.
Concordia (6-2) at Taylor (3-4) (1 p.m.): The No. 17 (NAIA) Cardinals from Michigan claimed a 31-14 win over Taylor last year. Joe Conner carried the ball 25 times for 143 yards and two scores in Concordia’s 48-17 loss to No. 2 Marian. Spencer Crisp rambled 33 times for 187 yards and three touchdowns in the Trojans’ 28-19 win over Lindenwood-Belleville.
DePauw (3-4) at Allegheny (4-3) (1 p.m.): The Tigers clawed their way to a 42-26 win a season ago. Chase Andries went 24-of-51 for 288 yards with two touchdowns and rushed nine times for 23 yards in DePauw’s 38-23 loss to Wittenberg. Logan Lee completed 19-of-31 for 368 yards and five scores in the Pennsylvania-based Gators’ 54-10 win over Kenyon.
Indiana Wesleyan (5-2) at Olivet Nazarene (4-3) (1 p.m.): Josh Davidson registered 10 tackles for the Wildcats in their 31-10 loss to No. 21 Siena Heights. Jayvion Daniels romped 26 times for 274 yards and four touchdowns in the Tigers’ 42-28 win over Saint Francis (Illinois).
Marian (7-0) at Siena Heights (6-1) (1 p.m.): The Knights registered a 27-21 win over Siena Heights in their last meeting. Charles Salary exploded for 186 yards and three scores for Marian against Concordia. Adam Glanders racked up three catches for 41 yards and a touchdown for the Saints against Indiana Wesleyan.
Wabash (6-1) at Wittenberg (7-0) (1 p.m.): The Tigers from Ohio earned a 21-14 win over Wabash in 2017. Jake Reid went 14-of-25 for 245 yards and two touchdowns in the Little Giants’ 32-7 win over Oberlin. Jeff Tiffner recorded six catches for 116 yards and a score for Wittenberg against DePauw.
Bluffton (1-6) at Anderson (2-5) (1:30 p.m.): The Ohio-based Beavers marched past Anderson, 56-14, a year ago. Drake Campbell mustered just 53 yards on the ground on 12 carries in Bluffton’s 21-17 loss to Manchester. Koty Frauhiger accounted for 19 tackles in the Ravens’ 44-6 loss to Rose-Hulman.
Franklin (6-1) at Manchester (3-5) (1:30 p.m.): The Grizzlies posted a 69-19 win against Manchester last season. Braden Smith was 12-of-14 for 384 yards with three scores in Franklin’s 64-20 win against Earlham. Austin Roberts was just 3-of-18 for 59 yards and ran 15 times for 62 yards in the Spartans’ 48-14 loss to Hanover.
Mount St. Joseph (6-2) at Hanover (5-2) (1:30 p.m.): The Lions from Ohio downed Hanover, 35-20, last year. Michael Williamson accounted for 23 carries for 86 yards and one score in Mount St. Joseph’s 20-0 blanking of Defiance. Shawn Coane exploded for 32 carries for 254 yards and a touchdown for the Panthers against Manchester.
Rose-Hulman (3-4) at Defiance (0-7) (1:30 p.m.): The Fightin’ Engineers recorded a 37-14 win over Defiance a season ago. Noah Thomas racked up nine receptions for 226 yards and three touchdowns for Rose-Hulman against Anderson. Jalin Nealy accumulated 13 tackles for the Ohio-based Yellow Jackets against Mount St. Joseph.
Indianapolis (6-1) at Southwest Baptist (0-7) (2 p.m.): The Bearcats from Missouri dropped a 45-17 contest to Indianapolis last year. Joe Lambright tallied seven tackles for the Greyhounds in their 48-10 win over McKendree. Eric Knight ran 14 times for 98 yards and two touchdowns in Southwest Baptist’s 38-14 loss to Truman State.
Indiana State (3-4) at Youngstown State (3-4) (2 p.m.): The Ohio-based Penguins cruised to a 66-24 win over Indiana State a year ago. Ryan Boyle completed 7-of-14 passes for 101 yards and rushed 12 times for 104 yards in the Sycamores’ 24-21 win over Southern Illinois. Tevin McCaster raced 36 times for 176 yards and a touchdown for Youngstown State in a 29-17 win over South Dakota.
Saint Francis (6-2) at Lindenwood-Belleville (0-8) (2 p.m.): The No. 9 Cougars blanked Lindenwood, 70-0, in their last meeting. Martell Williams had 14 carries for 74 yards and two scores in Saint Francis’ 51-7 win over Missouri Baptist. Avery Andrews finished with 12 tackles and an interception for the Illinois-based Lynx against Taylor.
Drake (4-2) at Valparaiso (1-6) (2:05 p.m.): The Bulldogs from Iowa rolled to 38-13 win over Valparaiso last season. Drew Lauer carried the ball 28 times for 136 yards with two scores for Drake against Dayton. Chris Duncan went 10-of-19 for 106 yards in the Crusaders’ 31-24 loss to Morehead State.
Notre Dame (7-0) vs. Navy (2-5) (8 p.m.): This annual affair between the No. 3 Fighting Irish and Navy takes place in San Diego. Notre Dame held on for a 24-17 win over the Midshipmen in 2017. Chase Claypool had five catches for 61 yards with a touchdown in Notre Dame’s 19-14 win over Pittsburgh. Malcolm Perry not only completed a pass for 43 yards, but he also ran 10 times for 97 yards and a score in Navy’s 49-36 loss to Houston.
Ball State (3-6) at Toledo (4-4) (7:30 p.m.): The Rockets soared to a 58-17 win over Ball State last year. Justin Hall had four catches for 42 yards in the Cardinals’ 52-14 loss at Ohio. Bryant Koback ran 10 times for 99 yards in Toldeo’s 52-14 victory over Western Michigan.