Fifth-year senior quarterback John O'Korn needs to manage the game, not play the hero, for Michigan to have a chance to beat No. 2 Penn State.
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John O’Korn does need to step up, but it doesn’t fall solely on his shoulders and the Wolverines don’t need him to play hero. More simply, they need him to take what comes to him.

Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh admitted that the 16 penalties in Saturday's game need to be corrected moving forward.
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The 19th-ranked Wolverines almost suffered the fatal blow Saturday in Bloomington. The Daily breaks down the good, the bad and the ugly from Saturday’s game.

Michigan beat Indiana 27-20 at Memorial Stadium Saturday.
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Behind the efforts of junior running back Karan Higdon and the Wolverines’ defense, the No. 17 Michigan football team escaped the overtime period with a 27-20 victory over Indiana.

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Junior running back Karan Higdon scored a 25-yard touchdown in overtime to beat the Hoosiers.
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In No. 17 Michigan’s 27-20 overtime win, Higdon put the team on his back, running for three touchdowns and 200 yards on 25 carries.

Fifth-year senior quarterback John O'Korn is looking to bounce back against the Hoosiers after a three-interception outing against Michigan State.
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The Wolverines' goal is to win out, starting with Indiana on Saturday. Here’s what to watch for when Michigan travels to Bloomington to take on the Hoosiers:

Fifth-year senior defensive tackle Maurice Hurst is heading into Indiana coming off a 10-tackle outing against the Spartans.
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The 17th-ranked Wolverines will face Indiana with hopes of redemption, no matter how slight it may be. The Daily breaks down the matchup.

Redshirt freshman kicker Quinn Nordin has emerged as the gold standard for the unit so far this season.
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Special teams coordinator Chris Partridge had to modify and rework the starters in the first few games, but it seems like the depth chart is now finalized.

Sophomore Chris Evans and the rest of the running backs have been working on tightening up ball security.
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Still smarting from a 14-10 loss to Michigan State on Saturday night, Michigan set out to correct issues in its run game.

Sophomore defensive end Rashan Gary and the Wolverines' defense is still looking to improve despite being the top-ranked defense in the nation.
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Tuesday, Rashan Gary said that Don Brown emphasized how important it was for the defense to stick to its fundamentals — running to the ball, playing physical, making tackles.

Junior midfielder Robbie Mertz scored the Wolverines' sole goal Tuesday night against the Fighting Irish.
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The Michigan men’s soccer team fell 3-1 in South Bend on Tuesday night, conceding two goals in the last 10 minutes.

Senior left tackle Mason Cole was quick to acknowledge that the Wolverines can't afford to swallow a loss against Penn State this weekend.
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A loss to No. 2 Penn State removes the Wolverines from the College Football Playoff discussion, but a win keeps those hopes alive.

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Senior Alex Najarian and junior Kate Fahey were the top-ranked doubles pair, but suffered an upset loss this weekend.
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Though her team struggled as a whole, Chiara Lommer bested Ohio State’s Shiori Fukuda in singles play to capture the ITA Regional Championship on Tuesday.

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Sophomore Chiara Lommer was the only Wolverine out of the five who competed that made it past the third round.
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Lommer set herself apart, dropping only one set in five matches en route to the Midwest Regional title and an automatic bid to the ITA National Fall Championships this November.

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Michigan coach Chaka Daley told his team to focus on set piece execution at halftime, and it led them to victory.
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Freshman forward Mohammed Zakyi outstretched his foot and knocked the ball into the net, giving the Michigan men’s soccer team a 2-1, double-overtime victory.

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Junior forward Reilly Martin scored the Wolverines lone goal, but it wasn't enough to top Michigan State.
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The Michigan women’s soccer team fell, 2-1, to rival Michigan State in a game defined by missed scoring chances.

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Fifth-year senior Jamie Morrissey finished 12th in the six-kilometer race, recording her career-best time for the distance with a time of 20:06.0.
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After a sixth-place finish out of a 43-team field, the Wolverines are looking throughout the roster for improvement moving forward.

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Sophomore linebacker Devin Bush Jr. will handle a large share of the responsibility in stopping Saquon Barkley.
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Saquon Barkley’s presence pits an elite offense against an elite defense. And if Michigan wants to pull off the upset, stopping him is the first step.

Sophomore cornerback Lavert Hill continued to make the case that he can be a shutdown corner with an interception against Indiana.
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Next up for Michigan is a date with No. 2 Penn State in State College — a contest that has earned ESPN’s “College GameDay” treatment. Before the Wolverines get there, though, here are five things we learned in Bloomington.

Sophomore cornerback Lavert Hill drew praise from Jim Harbaugh for his performances during his first year as a starter.
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Lavert Hill's breakout campaign as a member of the Wolverines' secondary continued in Bloomington, where he recorded an interception that could have sealed the game.

Fifth-year senior quarterback John O'Korn has averaged just 4.65 yards per attempt in the last two weeks.
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After Saturday, Michigan knows what it has from its starter. And if the performance against Indiana was it, there’s no sense in not checking what else is there.