The Indiana Hoosiers (5-1) will have to finish the remainder of their 2020-21 season without one of their most productive players.During a Monday morning news conference, head coach Tom Allen announced that starting quarterback Michael Penix Jr. would miss the rest of the season after suffering an ACL tear. Penix left in the third quarter during the Hoosiers’ win against Maryland after being tackled out of bounds. Right now, Penix Jr. leads the Big Ten in passing yards. He recorded 1,645 passing yards and has also thrown 14 touchdowns throughout the season.Backup quarterback Jack Tuttle will now be the Hoosiers’ starter for the remaining games. Tuttle is set to make his first career start against No. 18 Wisconsin on the road this Saturday. He was able to help finish off Maryland last week in a 27-11 victory.The Hoosiers could clinch the No. 2 seed in the Big Ten East if they defeat Wisconsin.

The Indiana Hoosiers (5-1) will have to finish the remainder of their 2020-21 season without one of their most productive players.

During a Monday morning news conference, head coach Tom Allen announced that starting quarterback Michael Penix Jr. would miss the rest of the season after suffering an ACL tear.

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Penix left in the third quarter during the Hoosiers’ win against Maryland after being tackled out of bounds.

Right now, Penix Jr. leads the Big Ten in passing yards. He recorded 1,645 passing yards and has also thrown 14 touchdowns throughout the season.

Backup quarterback Jack Tuttle will now be the Hoosiers’ starter for the remaining games. Tuttle is set to make his first career start against No. 18 Wisconsin on the road this Saturday. He was able to help finish off Maryland last week in a 27-11 victory.

The Hoosiers could clinch the No. 2 seed in the Big Ten East if they defeat Wisconsin.

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