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
12:00 PM ET Illinois Northwestern 12:00 PM ET Purdue Indiana 12:00 PM ET Michigan 6 Ohio State 3:30 PM ET 10 Michigan State Penn State 3:30 PM ET 18 Minnesota 14 Wisconsin 3:30 PM ET Rutgers Maryland