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.

Fifth-year senior midfielder Esther De Leijer gave her team the lead in their 3-2 win over then-No. 22 Iowa.
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With a weekend sweep, the Wolverines clinched at least a share of the regular season Big Ten championship, their first title since 2011.

Junior Siobhan Haughey recorded a school-record time of 47.22 in the 100-yard freestyle over the weekend.
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The sixth-ranked Wolverines did not perform as convincingly as a whole, but they still showed their talent in the SMU Classic on Friday and Saturday

Junior outside hitter Carly Skjodt led the team with 12 kills to continue her dominant run of late.
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The Michigan women’s volleyball team (3-5 Big Ten, 13-7 overall) defeated Rutgers (0-7, 5-14) in four sets Friday before dropping its match to No. 2 Penn State (7-1, 17-1) in straight sets.

Freshman striker Mohammed Zakyi scored both goals in Michigan’s 2-1, double-overtime victory Saturday.
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Saturday was his best performance yet, signaling the completion of his transition to the college game.

The Michigan women’s golf team dug itself into a hole early, but managed to play its way out of it.
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The Wolverines finished in 12th place out of a strong 18-team field at the Ruth’s Chris Invitational in Chapel Hill, N.C.with a three-day score of 875.

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.

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:

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.