Jordan Howard ran for 203 yards and Nate Sudfeld threw for 355 yards and three touchdowns Saturday to lead Indiana to a 38-35 victory over Western Kentucky before a crowd of 44,823 at Memorial Stadium.
Purdue moves to 1-2 on the seson, falling to Virginia Tech 51-22.
C.J Prosise scored three touchdowns as the battered Fighting Irish defeat Georgia Tech 30-22.
Notre Dame safety Drue Tranquill sustained a right knee injury while celebrating a pass break up just before halftime against Georgia Tech.
Last year, Saint Francis faced a huge setback on homecoming, falling to Sienna Heights in front of fans, family, and alumni. The Cougars made up for it this year, defeating Trinity International 45-3 on Saturday afternoon.
Woodlan, Southern Wells, and Adams Central remained the three undefeated teams in the ACAC heading into Week 5.
Garrett improved to 4-1 on the season with a 35-14 victory at Eastside to headline NECC play on in week five.
Leo owns a 21-point lead over East Noble, but the two teams will finish their contest Saturday. Bellmont and New Haven already picked up conference wins.
Week 5 of the High School football season saw two Victory Bell contenders go head to head for the first time in over a decade.
Fans at the area’s two biggest games on Friday had to wait a day for them to wrap up as the Carroll-Snider and Leo-East Noble games were both delayed in week five of the Highlight Zone.
The final scoreboard for Week 5 of IHSAA Football in northeast Indiana.
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