Big Ten lunch links
February, 16, 2012
By Adam Rittenberg | ESPN.com
I can't express to you how badly this kid needs football.
- Former Maryland quarterback Danny O'Brien tells Badger Nation (subscription required) that he'll consider transferring to Wisconsin. Badgers linebacker Ethan Armstrong has had to fight through injuries to play.
- Say hello to some of Iowa's newest players here and here and here and here.
- Minnesota needs a businessman as its next athletic director, Charley Walters writes.
- Josh Folck wonders why Penn State didn't retain Tom Bradley as defensive coordinator. Joe Paterno is remembered at a memorial in Harrisburg.
- Ohio State players want to avoid the lavender shirt in Mickey Marotti's weight room.
- Mgoblog reports Michigan defenders Craig Roh and Brennen Beyer will make some moves for the 2012 season. The SI swimsuit cover girl hails from a family of Michigan fans.
- A draft expert weighs in on Michigan State's Kirk Cousins and Michigan's Mike Martin. Former Michigan State All-American Allen Brenner passes away.
- Corn Nation looks at Nebraska's safeties in 2012.
- Illinois is looking for versatility in its 2013 recruiting class.
BIG TEN SCOREBOARD
2:00 PM ET Washington State Colorado State 3:30 PM ET 20 Fresno State 25 USC 5:30 PM ET Buffalo San Diego State 9:00 PM ET Tulane Louisiana-Lafayette
6:00 PM ET Pittsburgh Bowling Green 9:30 PM ET Utah State 23 Northern Illinois
2:30 PM ET Marshall Maryland 6:00 PM ET Syracuse Minnesota 9:30 PM ET Brigham Young Washington
12:00 PM ET Rutgers Notre Dame 3:20 PM ET Cincinnati North Carolina 6:45 PM ET Miami (FL) 18 Louisville 10:15 PM ET Michigan Kansas State
11:45 AM ET Middle Tennessee Navy 3:15 PM ET Ole Miss Georgia Tech 6:45 PM ET 10 Oregon Texas 10:15 PM ET 14 Arizona State Texas Tech
12:30 PM ET Arizona Boston College 2:00 PM ET Virginia Tech 17 UCLA 4:00 PM ET Rice Mississippi State 8:00 PM ET 24 Duke 21 Texas A&M
12:00 PM ET Nebraska 22 Georgia 12:00 PM ET UNLV North Texas 1:00 PM ET Iowa 16 LSU 1:00 PM ET 19 Wisconsin 9 South Carolina 5:00 PM ET 5 Stanford 4 Michigan State 8:30 PM ET 15 UCF 6 Baylor
7:30 PM ET 13 Oklahoma State 8 Missouri 8:30 PM ET 12 Clemson 7 Ohio State