2020 Indiana Hoosiers Football

Indiana Hoosiers are a combined 143-375-17 (26.7%) all-time against their 2020 opponents. Head coach Tom Allen is 9-16 in three seasons against the 2020 schedule.

9/5 @ Wisconsin

All-time series: Indiana trails 18-41-2

Tom Allen record: 0-1

Road record: Indiana is 8-24-2 in Madison, WI

Last meeting: 2017 – Indiana lost 45-17 at home

Recent trends: Lost 10 in a row

Last Indiana win: 2002 – Indiana won 32-29 against the #22 ranked Badgers. IU QB Gibran Hamden threw 4 touchdowns, including 3 in the final 16 minutes.

9/12 vs Western Kentucky

All-time series: Indiana leads 3-0

Last Meeting: 2015 – Indiana won 38-35
Indiana QB Nate Sudeld completed 20-27 passes for 355 yards and threw 3 TDs and RB Jordan Howard ran for 203 yards

Coach connections: Indiana TE coach Kevin Wright was offensive coordinator at WKU in 2007 and 2008.

9/19 vs Ball State

All-time series: Indiana leads 7-3

Tom Allen record: 2-0

Home record: 5-2

Last meeting: 2019 – Indiana won 34-24
Indiana QB Michael Penix threw for 364 yards and ran for 67 yards (on 7 carries)

9/26 @ UConn

All-time series: Indiana trails 1-2

Last meeting: 2019 – Indiana won 38-3
Indiana QB Peyton Ramsey completed 23 of 27 passes for 247 yards and 3 touchdowns (plus 1 interception). Three IU WRs caught 4 or more passes for 35 or more yards (Whop Philyor 4 catches, 47 yards, TD; Ty Fryfogle 5 catches, 47 yards; Peyton Hendershot 5 catches, 43 yards, TD)

10/10 vs Maryland

All-time series: Indiana leads 6-2

Tom Allen record: 2-1

Home record: 2-1

Last meeting: 2019 – Indiana won on the road 34-28
Indiana RB Stevie Scott ran for 108 yards on 18 carries and 2 TDs

Recent trends: Indiana has won 4 of 6 since Maryland joined Big Ten in 2014

10/17 @ Rutgers

Series history: Indiana leads 4-2

Tom Allen record: 3-0

Road record: 2-1

Last meeting: 2019 – Indiana won 35-0
Indiana QB Michael Penix completed 20-29 throwing for 282 YDS and 3 TD, 1 INT

Recent trends: Indiana has won 4 in a row and have shut out Rutgers twice during their 4 game winning streak

10/24 vs Michigan State

All-time series: Indiana trails 16-48-2

Tom Allen record: 0-3

Last meeting: 2019 – Indiana lost 40-31

Recent trends: Indiana has lost 3 in a row and 10 of 11 (3-14 overall since 2001)

The one Indiana win: 2016 – the one win over the last 11 years came at home in 2016 when Michigan State was ranked #17. Indiana went on a 21-0 run from the final minute of the third quarter through the fourth quarter, but Michigan State tied the game in the final seconds to go to overtime. After Michigan State missed a field goal on the first possession of OT, Indiana kicker Griffin Oaks hit a 20 yard field goal to win the game.

10/31 vs Penn State

All-time series: Indiana trails 1-22

Tom Allen record: 0-3

Last meeting: 2019 – Indiana lost 34-27

Indiana’s one and only win: – 2013 – Indiana blew out Penn State 44-24.
IU QB Nate Sudfeld threw 321 yards and 2 TD (1 INT), WR Cody Latimer had 140 yards receiving, and RB Tevin Coleman ran for 92 yards and a TD.

11/7 @ Ohio State

All-time series: Indiana trails 12-75-5

Tom Allen record: 0-3

Last meeting: 2019 – Indiana lost 51-10

Recent trends: Lost 24 in a row

Last Indiana win: 1988 – IU won 41-10 at home, carried by RB Anthony Thompson, who ran for 190 yards and 4 touchdowns. It was Indiana’s first win in Bloomington since 1904. Hoosiers, led by head coach Bill Mallory, finished the 1988 season with a win in the Liberty Bowl.

Last home win: 1987 – Indiana won back-to-back years against Ohio State, starting with a win at home in 1987. Weeks later, they also beat Michigan at home.

Coaching connections: Ohio State co-OC Kevin Wilson was Indiana head coach from 2011-2016, compiling a 26-47 overall record (2 bowl appearances)

11/14 vs Illinois

All-time series: Indiana trails 24-45-2

Tom Allen record: 1-0

Last meeting: 2017 – Indiana won 24-14
Indiana QB Richard Lagow completed 32 of 48 passes for 289 yards with 2 touchdowns and 1 interception

Recent trends: Indiana has won 3 in a row

11/21 @ Michigan

All-time series: Indiana trails 9-59

Tom Allen record: 0-3

Last meeting: 2019 – Indiana lost 39-14

Recent trends: Lost 24 in a row

Last Indiana win: 1987 – Indiana had already beaten Ohio State and went on to beat Michigan 14-10. Weather played a role in this game as the rain made it hard for either offense to be productive. Indiana had just 190 yards of offense and Michigan had 300, but only 88 yards in the second half. The successful 1987 season for Indiana ended with a loss in the Peach Bowl against Tennessee.

Last Indiana road win: 1967 – Hoosiers would go on to have the school’s best year and made their one-and-only Rose Bowl appearance that season.

Coach connections: Indiana co-offensive coordinator Nick Sheridan was previously a quarterback and an assistant coach at Michigan

Indiana associate head coach/running backs coach Mike Hart was a well-known RB at Michigan from 2004-2007.

11/28 vs Purdue

All-time series: Indiana trails 42-74-6

Tom Allen record: 1-2

Last meeting: 2019 – Indiana won 44-41 in double overtime
The win gave the Hoosiers their 8th of the season, their most since 1993 (finished 8-4). Indiana QB Peyton Ramsey threw 3 touchdowns and ran for 2 (no turnovers). Purdue outscored Indiana 14-3 in the fourth quarter to send the game to overtime, where Indiana outscored them 13-10.

Recent trends: Indiana has won 5 of the last 7 games, dating back to 2013

Mike is a member of the FWAA (Football Writers Association of America) and an alum of the University of Cincinnati.

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