Big Ten lunch links
June, 3, 2010
By Adam Rittenberg | ESPN.com
Just be glad you're not Jim Joyce today.
- Some good nuggets from the Big 12 spring meetings by colleague David Ubben. Nebraska AD Tom Osborne sounds like he's happy with the Big 12, at least publicly, Chuck Carlton writes in The Dallas Morning News. Dennis Dodd wonders what will happen if nothing happens with expansion.
- Big Ten medical staffs are reviewing a proposal outlining guidelines for concussions, annarbor.com's Michael Rothstein writes.
- Minnesota and Wisconsin lead the Big Ten in career starts by offensive linemen, while Iowa and Michigan State are a little green up front, Phil Steele writes.
- Northwestern declined a chance to face Vanderbilt on a Sunday, after Vandy didn't want to move the game earlier, colleague Chris Low writes.
- Tyler Moeller's mother says the man who attacked the Ohio State safety is remorseful, Ken Gordon and Tim May write in The Columbus Dispatch.
- Former Michigan star Brandon Graham has some kind words about Rich Rodriguez.
- The Detroit News' Lynn Henning has an interesting take on the recent problems at both Michigan State and Michigan.
- Get to know new Illinois starting quarterback Nathan Scheelhaase.
- The Sporting News breaks down the top helmets in college football, and Michigan, Penn State and Ohio State make the cut.
- The Rivalry, Esq., lists 11 games to watch in the Big Ten this fall.
- Hammer & Rails takes a look at promising Purdue defensive tackle Kawann Short.
BIG TEN SCOREBOARD
5:29 4th Qtr Cincinnati 17 Virginia Tech 33 Halftime 15 Arizona State 20 Duke 17 0:05 1st Qtr Miami (FL) 3 South Carolina 0 4:30 PM ET Boston College Penn State 8:00 PM ET Nebraska 24 USC
Final Nevada 3 Louisiana-Lafayette 16 Final Utah State 21 UTEP 6 Final 22 Utah 45 Colorado State 10 Final Western Michigan 24 Air Force 38 Final South Alabama 28 Bowling Green 33
Final Marshall 52 Northern Illinois 23 Final Navy 17 San Diego State 16
Final Central Michigan 48 Western Kentucky 49 Final Fresno State 6 Rice 30
Final Illinois 18 Louisiana Tech 35 Final Rutgers 40 North Carolina 21 Final North Carolina State 34 UCF 27
2:00 PM ET Texas A&M West Virginia 5:30 PM ET Oklahoma 17 Clemson 9:00 PM ET Arkansas Texas
3:00 PM ET Notre Dame 23 LSU 6:30 PM ET 13 Georgia 21 Louisville 10:00 PM ET Maryland Stanford
12:30 PM ET 9 Ole Miss 6 TCU 4:00 PM ET 20 Boise State 10 Arizona 8:00 PM ET 7 Mississippi State 12 Georgia Tech
12:00 PM ET 19 Auburn 18 Wisconsin 12:30 PM ET 8 Michigan State 5 Baylor 1:00 PM ET 16 Missouri 25 Minnesota 5:00 PM ET 2 Oregon 3 Florida State 8:30 PM ET 1 Alabama 4 Ohio State
12:00 PM ET Houston Pittsburgh 3:20 PM ET Iowa Tennessee 6:45 PM ET 11 Kansas State 14 UCLA 10:15 PM ET Washington Oklahoma State