Big Ten lunch links
May, 3, 2011
By Adam Rittenberg | ESPN.com
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- Tom Osborne expects Nebraska-Iowa to turn into a full-fledged rivalry, Marc Morehouse writes in The (Cedar Rapids) Gazette.
- Wisconsin adds a big recruit to its 2012 class in QB Bart Houston. Badgers backfield mates John Clay and Scott Tolzien find themselves in the same post-draft quandary, Jeff Potrykus writes in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.
- Michigan is stockpiling linebacker recruits for Greg Mattison's defense, Josh Helmholdt writes in the Detroit Free Press.
- Northwestern's Pat Fitzgerald is named the inaugural 1WORLD Sports Coach of the Year, Teddy Greenstein writes in the Chicago Tribune.
- The waiting game continues for snubbed Ohio State receiver Dane Sanzenbacher, Matt Markey writes in The Toledo Blade.
- Speaking of draft snubs, several Big Ten players appear on Yahoo! Sports' Matt Hinton's list.
- Michigan State's 2012 recruiting recently has heated up, Denny Schwarze writes in the Lansing State Journal. Some Michigan State students had Mark Dantonio serve them lunch Monday.
- Some Big Ten recruiting flavor for you at the Under Armour Combine in Baltimore, colleague Craig Haubert writes.
- A comprehensive look at why the AAU dumped Nebraska, Jeffrey J. Selingo and Jack Stripling write in The Chronicle of Higher Education.
- PennLive.com debates Kevin Newsome's future at Penn State.
- Purdue coach Danny Hope will head to the Lone Star State later this month.
BIG TEN SCOREBOARD
10:57 4th Qtr Youngstown State 17 Illinois 14 7:24 3rd Qtr Indiana State 3 Indiana 21 10:33 4th Qtr Northern Iowa 23 Iowa 24 9:05 4th Qtr Appalachian State 13 Michigan 49 12:13 4th Qtr 5 Ohio State 20 Navy 17 0:41 3rd Qtr Western Michigan 28 Purdue 37 3:30 PM ET Florida Atlantic 22 Nebraska 3:30 PM ET California Northwestern
3:30 PM ET James Madison Maryland
9:00 PM ET 14 Wisconsin 13 LSU Final Penn State 26 UCF 24
Final Eastern Illinois 20 Minnesota 42 Final Rutgers 41 Washington State 38