Michigan football learns of Big Ten Championship Game opponent

Just moments ago, the Michigan football team found out who they will play in the Big Ten Championship Game.

On Saturday afternoon, the No. 3 Michigan Wolverines advanced to the Big Ten Championship Game for the second year in a row by destroying No. 2 Ohio State 45-23 at The Horseshoe. Despite trailing at halftime 20-17 at halftime, the Wolverines dominated the second half on their way to what is one of the biggest wins in program history. Just moments ago, the Michigan football team learned who they will play in next Saturday's championship game in Indianapolis.

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Who will Michigan football play in the Big Ten Championship Game?

Following their win over Ohio State, the Wolverines did not yet know who they were going to play in the B1G Championship Game but they do now.

Just moments ago Purdue defeated Indiana by a score of 30-16 to advance to next week's game against the Wolverines.

UM heads into the game with a 12-0 record, while the Boilermakers are now 8-4 on the season.

Heading into this week's games, Iowa had a chance to clinch the Big Ten West, but they fell short by losing to Nebraska on Friday. Purdue took advantage and they will now take on Michigan for the first time this season.