Big Ten lunchtime links
March, 13, 2013
By Brian Bennett | ESPN.com
Little basketball tournament starts tomorrow in Chicago. Who ya got?
- Penn State is well stocked at receiver and tight end going into spring ball. A Joe Paterno tribute movie will be screened.
- Ohio State is looking at some junior college offensive linemen. Carlos Hyde has embraced a blog-given nickname.
- The door is open for Michigan to snag former Michigan State commit Drake Harris. Kenny Demens says Greg Mattison improved his shot at playing in the pros. Previewing the Wolverines' defensive line this spring.
- Pat Fitzgerald talks about Kain Colter. If you missed it, make sure to check out Adam's wall-to-wall coverage of Northwestern from yesterday.
- Nebraska is in limbo with its recruiting staff hires, like everybody else right now. There's a heavy-hitting battle on among the Huskers fullbacks this spring.
- Iowa has a few position changes, with Nate Meier's move to defensive end possibly the most important. Plans are still on for a Hawkeyes spring practice in Des Moines.
- Freshman linebacker Vince Biegel feels at home in Wisconsin's new defensive scheme.
- Five spring questions for Purdue.
- A closer look at Minnesota offensive lineman Zac Epping.
- Some Michigan State redshirt freshmen to watch this spring.
- Illinois' Michael Buchanan and Hugh Thornton are expecting to hear their names called in the NFL draft.
- Indiana's coordinators talked to the school website.
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