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- After a tough first year, Illinois athletic director Mike Thomas still has a lot on his to-do list. Namely, winning.
- Pat Harty ponders the disciplinary decision Kirk Ferentz faces over Greg Garmon.
- Brady Hoke wants to guard against a sophomore slump for Michigan. The Wolverines' Women's Football Academy raised a bunch of money for cancer research.
- Lawrence Thomas is plenty talented; now, Michigan State just has to figure out where to play him. Le'Veon Bell has established himself as the Spartans' clear No. 1 back.
- A local center committed to play at Northwestern.
- Brian Bobek, who was beaten out at center by Corey Linsley, plans to transfer from Ohio State. Some high school linemen are eager to get an audition with Urban Meyer. Jake Stoneburner and Jack Mewhort are hardly alone among sports' "whiz" kids.
- An advantageous schedule is one reason David Jones says Penn State can win the Leaders Division title. Matt McGloin aims for a productive summer after being named the Nittany Lions' starting QB.
- Indiana AD Fred Glass talks about the state of the football program and other issues in this Q&A.
- Tom Osborne reflects on Nebraska's first year in the Big Ten. Former Huskers defensive coordinator Craig Bohl has authored a successful second act.
BIG TEN SCOREBOARD
Final Washington State 45 Colorado State 48 Final 20 Fresno State 20 25 USC 45 Final Buffalo 24 San Diego State 49 Final Tulane 21 Louisiana-Lafayette 24
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