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IU quarterback Michael Penix Jr out for season

Penix suffered a lower leg injury during Saturday's win over Maryland.
Credit: AP
Indiana quarterback Michael Penix Jr. throws during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Michigan State, Saturday, Nov. 14, 2020, in East Lansing, Mich. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — IU Football Coach Tom Allen announced Monday that IU Quarterback Michael Penix Jr. is expected to miss the rest of the season.

Penix suffered a lower leg injury during Saturday's win over Maryland.

The tenth ranked Hoosiers turned to backup quarterback Jack Tuttle to help carry the team to the 27-11 win, including completing a 2-point conversion to Peyton Hendershot.