Spring football: Updated look at dates for spring games, final practices in the B1G
Believe it or not, spring football season has arrived.
With March knocking on the door, programs across the B1G are finalizing their spring practice schedules and setting dates for their annual spring games — at least those that host such an event. It should provide some excitement for fans, who will get an early glimpse of the 2022 squads.
So far, 11 of 14 teams in the B1G have finalized either a spring game or a final practice date for the 2022 spring practice season. The three teams still to announce are Indiana, Maryland and Northwestern.
Here’s a quick look at every team’s spring game/final practice date for spring ball this year:
Illinois: Thursday, April 21
Iowa: Saturday, April 23
Michigan: Saturday, April 2
Michigan State: Saturday, April 16
Minnesota: Saturday, April 30
Nebraska: Saturday, April 9
Ohio State: Saturday, April 16
Penn State: Saturday, April 23
Purdue: Saturday, April 9
Rutgers: Thursday, April 21
Wisconsin: Saturday, April 30