INDIANAPOLIS -- Fans in black and gold, and green and white are filling downtown Indianapolis ahead of the Big Ten Football Championship Game.
It is the fifth year Lucas Oil Stadium and Indianapolis have hosted the Big Ten Football Championship Game.
ESPN College Game Day was in town for the match-up broadcasting live.
In addition to the game, there are several other big events. The Big Ten Fan Fest runs from 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Indiana Convention Center. The event features performances from marching bands, interactive exhibits, and youth clinics.
Meijer is sponsoring a major tailgate on Georgia Street.
Marching bands and cheerleaders will perform in pep rallies. Iowa's starts at 5:15 p.m. and Michigan State's starts at 6:00 p.m.