RecruitingNation links: Big Ten edition


Brad Bournival writesInsider: Marshon Lattimore was a virtual unknown last summer. Now the OSU pledge is the top-rated recruit in Ohio.

Bournival writesInsider: The Buckeyes’ most pressing need in the 2014 class is offensive line.


Josh Moyer writes: Sophomore Steven Bench is a coach’s son who aims to make the most of the jump he’ll have on incoming quarterbacks Tyler Ferguson, a juco signee, and Christian Hackenberg, ESPN’s No. 1 prep QB, in the derby to start at quarterback for the Nittany Lions.

Moyer writes: Here are five things to watch in Saturday’s Blue and White spring game.


Tom VanHaaren writesInsider: Only Michigan can boast that all of its 2014 commits so far are in the ESPN 150. While flattered, the group says it will work to ensure one thing: The highest-ranked class in the country.