Catching you up on what you missed this weekend ...
- For all coverage of The Opening and all the Big Ten prospects in attendance, check out ESPN Recruiting.
- Former Ohio State commit Alex Anzalone makes a pledge to Notre Dame ahead of Penn State and Florida .
- A new book details the full story on Michigan State's path to Big Ten admission and the opposition to it from Michigan.
- Nebraska's defense will need to perform much better against dual-threat quarterbacks in 2012, Sam McKewon writes. At Nebraska, empty seats can quickly put a coach on the hot seat, Steve Sipple writes.
- Defensive back Josh Jones has big plans for himself after committing to Illinois.
- Former Ohio State defensive coordinator Jim Heacock is actually relieved to take a break from the coaching grind.
- Bob Asmussen weighs in on the top five offensive and defensive players in the Big Ten this year.
- Michigan quarterback recruit Shane Morris impersonates Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio. Another Wolverines commit, David Dawson, reaffirms his pledge to the Maize and Blue.
- A great piece from David Jones on why Penn Staters still can love Penn State despite the scandal. Some summertime notes on Penn State.
- Although Wisconsin recruit Darius Latham still can play a little basketball, he knows his future is on the gridiron in Madison.
- Colleague Don Van Natta Jr. reports that sources say the Freeh report will be tough on Joe Paterno. The upcoming report puts Penn State's trustees at a crossroads.
- Former Minnesota star lineman John Williams passes away.
- Which Iowa game do Hawkeyes fans look forward to the most this season? Hawkeyes recruit Greg Garmon is ready for the next step.
- Indiana picks up its third verbal commit for the 2013 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