EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) -Northwestern running back Tyrell Sutton is expected to undergo surgery on his wrist this week and is out indefinitely after being injured during the Wildcats' 21-19 loss at Indiana on Saturday.
Sutton ran for 77 yards and a touchdown before leaving the game in the middle of the third quarter.
The Big Ten's Freshman of the Year in 2005, Sutton leads the Wildcats (6-2, 2-2 Big Ten) with 776 yards rushing and is fourth on the team with 30 receptions for 276 yards.
``For someone who has firsthand experience with a major injury, I know how challenging this is for Tyrell,'' coach Pat Fitzgerald said in a statement. ``But our football team will respond. We always talk to our team about being one play away, and now, Omar (Conteh) and the rest of our running backs will have an opportunity to step in and help our football team.''

Recent NCAAF Discussions

Improve your NFL betting skills on Tue, Jul 2017 by JJordan90
CFL Betting News and Notes Week 5 on Mon, Jul 2017 by Blade
College Football Conference Previews on Tue, Jul 2017 by Blade
Pac-12 Schedule Breakdown on Sun, Jul 2017 by Blade
CFL Betting News and Notes Week 4 on Sat, Jul 2017 by Blade

NCAAF Headlines

NCAAF Top Stories

Thumbnail 2017 CFB: Five Bold Predictions The 2017 college football season is set to kick off in one month, and before you know it, we’ll be heading to September and getting ready for another NCAAF Playoff,...
Thumbnail Washington Win-Total Prediction After reaching the College Football Playoffs in 2016, will the Washington Huskies have what it takes to make a return trip in...
Thumbnail Penn State Win-Total Pick After a surprising run to the Big Ten Championship in 2016, will the Penn State Nittany Lions once again be a top team in the...
Thumbnail LSU Win-Total Prediction Can Ed Orgeron lead LSU back to the pinnacle of college football in the 2017 season? Here’s our take on what the...
Thumbnail Florida State Win-Total Prediction Can Florida State get back to...

NCAAF Team Pages