MICHST 0 14 14 14 42
ILLINOIS 3 0 0 0 3
Date of game: 10/26/2013

Recap: Illinois vs. Michigan State

Champaign, IL (SportsNetwork.com) - Connor Cook threw for three touchdowns in a nearly flawless performance to lead the Michigan State Spartans to a 42-3 rout of the Illinois Fighting Illini in Big Ten play at Memorial Stadium.

Cook had just a single incompletions on 16 pass attempts and tallied 208 yards for Michigan State (7-1, 4-0 Big Ten). Jeremy Langford had 104 yards and two scores on 22 carries and Keith Mumphery picked up 77 yards and a touchdown on just three catches.

Nathan Scheelhaase finished with just 103 yards on 13-of-21 passing and was intercepted once for Illinois (3-4, 0-3). Spencer Harris brought in six passes for 46 yards.

Taylor Zalewski gave Illinois the first lead of the game when he made good on a 31-yard field goal early in the first quarter.

The Spartans would take a 7-3 advantage early in the second period on a one- yard touchdown run from Langford.

With nine seconds left before intermission Cook tossed a 29-yard touchdown pass to Bennie Fowler.

In the third quarter it was Josiah Price's turn to score as he hauled in a 13- yard touchdown pass from Cook.

Langford scored his second touchdown of the contest later in the third period on a seven-yard touchdown run.

Cook struck again, this time on a 47-yard connection to Mumphery, early in the fourth quarter as the Spartans continued to pull away.

The points just kept coming for Michigan State as Delton Williams ripped off a 42-yard touchdown run midway through the final period.

Game Notes

NASCAR News
Harvick tops Gordon for Bristol pole

Kevin Harvick claimed the pole for Saturday night's IRWIN Tools Night Race after edging Jeff Gordon in qualifying at Bristol Motor Speedway.

Angels' Richards has surgery

The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim announced starting pitcher Garrett Richards underwent surgery Friday to repair the torn patellar tendon in his left knee.

Giguere announces retirement

Jean-Sebastien Giguere, who patrolled NHL creases for 16 seasons and spent last year as a backup with the Colorado Avalanche, announced his retirement on Thursday.

Latest Sports Photos
Latest Sports Photos
0 Votes
a skydiver was injured when attempting to land in a pre game show at the Lookouts opening game on 4/3/2014

0 Votes
SEC Champions Alabama created by artist Ben Teeter S/N C.O.A. available for the dedicated Alabama fan!

1 Vote
first catch of the season looks like a good year

0 Votes
Gina McLeroy Spring City, TN

0 Votes
Our Son Brandon McLeroy MTSU Football 2011 Gina McLeroy Spring City TN

1 Vote
this is James Howard telling Gracie what to do.

0 Votes
Riverbend fun!

0 Votes
I nees a four letter word for the outside layer of a tree.

0 Votes
Cameron is a rising athlete. He has a God given talent for the game of football. This picture is of him stopping the ball carrier in our game in the ...

1 Vote
Our Lookout Valley 9/10 year old team went to a tournament in Knoxville called The Battle of the Rocky Top. They went throught the tournament undefeated and won the championship ...
Featured Partners
www.eastridgeretirementcenter.com
The newly modeled East Ridge Residence is a must see with its spacious comfortable apartments. Plus, 3 delicious meals daily, geriatric physician, home healthcare services and fun festive activities. Schedule your visit today!
www.ameripriseadvisors.com/james.m.scotchie
Together we can make a confident retirement possible. Simply click to get started with your private wealth advisor. Talk to Jimmy Scotchie, Certified Financial Planner.
www.comcast.com/cable-internet-packages.html
Get started at $79.99 a month for 12 months. Plus, get a $75 VISA® Prepaid card.
 
Supermarket Guru
From The Archives
Scenic City Roots
Through Irish Eyes
Brand News
Prime Mashup
What's Trending
Megan Wise Goes Outside
Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.