Big Ten lunch links
February, 16, 2010
By Adam Rittenberg | ESPN.com
Take a break from the biathlon and check out these links.
- Ohio State AD Gene Smith backs up Jim Delany's statement that the Big Ten hasn't talked to any potential expansion candidates, Bill Rabinowitz writes in The Columbus Dispatch.
- Mgoblog breaks down Michigan's many position battles on defense this spring. Rich Rodriguez and his staff want to get an early start on 2011 recruiting, Josh Helmholdt writes in the Detroit Free Press.
- Despite a down year in recruiting, Illinois still has enough talent to make strides in 2010, Loren Tate writes in The (Champaign) News-Gazette.
- A few new Big Ten assistants make Rivals.com's Tom Dienhart's list of best offseason hires.
- The (St. Paul) Pioneer Press' Marcus Fuller checks in with new Minnesota offensive coordinator Jeff Horton.
BIG TEN SCOREBOARD
12:00 PM ET Iowa Pittsburgh 12:00 PM ET Eastern Michigan 11 Michigan State 12:00 PM ET Western Illinois Northwestern 12:00 PM ET Southern Illinois Purdue 12:00 PM ET Bowling Green 19 Wisconsin 12:30 PM ET Maryland Syracuse 3:30 PM ET Utah Michigan 3:30 PM ET Rutgers Navy 4:00 PM ET Massachusetts Penn State 4:00 PM ET San Jose State Minnesota 4:00 PM ET Texas State Illinois 4:00 PM ET Indiana 18 Missouri 8:00 PM ET Miami (FL) 24 Nebraska