Big Ten lunch links
March, 23, 2011
By Adam Rittenberg | ESPN.com
Links are a bit abridged today as I'm rushing off to chat with you fine folks!
- Details on Iowa's rhabdo report from the Des Moines Register's Randy Peterson. Iowa faces plenty of question marks as spring ball dawns, Pat Harty writes in the Iowa City Press-Citizen.
- With Jim Tressel suspended, who will get credit for Ohio State's wins this fall? CBSSports.com's Gregg Doyel wonders if Ohio State will follow Tennessee's lead and can The Vest.
- Michigan coach Brady Hoke stresses the importance of recruiting in Detroit, Angelique Chengelis writes in The Detroit News. The Wolverines welcome a quarterback recruit to campus on Thursday, Josh Helmholdt writes in the Detroit Free Press.
- Penn State's spring roster is out and reveals plenty, Bob Flounders writes in The (Harrisburg) Patriot-News. It's time for Brandon Ware to step up for the Lions.
- A position-by-position breakdown of Wisconsin this spring from the Wisconsin State Journal's Tom Mulhern.
- Michigan State quarterback Kirk Cousins weighs in on several topics in a Q&A with the Orlando Sentinel.
- Nebraska needs its young guards to grow up fast, Rich Kaipust writes in the Omaha World-Herald.
- Doug Mallory has made an immediate impact on Indiana's secondary, Dustin Dopirak writes in The (Bloomington) Herald-Times (subscription required).
- Purdue receiver Keith Smith is looking ahead to the NFL draft, Adrian Alderete writes in The Exponent.
BIG TEN SCOREBOARD
Delayed Utah Michigan Delayed San Jose State Minnesota 1:54 2nd Qtr Texas State 21 Illinois 6 2:30 4th Qtr Indiana 24 18 Missouri 24 8:00 PM ET Miami (FL) 24 Nebraska Final Iowa 24 Pittsburgh 20 Final Eastern Michigan 14 11 Michigan State 73 Final Western Illinois 7 Northwestern 24 Final Southern Illinois 13 Purdue 35 Final Bowling Green 17 19 Wisconsin 68 Final Maryland 34 Syracuse 20 Final Rutgers 31 Navy 24 Final Massachusetts 7 Penn State 48