Big Ten lunch links
January, 12, 2010
By Adam Rittenberg | ESPN.com
Recyclops will have his revenge.
- With Pete Carroll gone from USC, Ohio State could be in position to land top offensive line recruit Seantrel Henderson, Tim May writes in The Columbus Dispatch.
- The debate is over about the Big Ten, which always has been a strong football conference, Jamie Samuelsen writes in the Detroit Free Press. A good breakdown of the Big Ten in 2010 from The-Ozone's Tony Gerdeman.
- Iowa cornerback Amari Spievey talks about jumping to the NFL, a decision made easier by how rarely opposing teams challenged him this season, Andrew Logue writes in the Des Moines Register.
- It's time for Penn State head coach Joe Paterno to hit the road and land recruit Marcus Lattimore, Frank Bodani writes in the York Daily Record. Seven Penn State recruits enrolled in school Monday, Ron Musselman writes in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.
- Michigan State tight end Dion Sims isn't putting too much pressure on himself as he joins the Spartans' basketball squad, Eric Lacy writes in The Detroit News.
- Several Big Ten players appear on CollegeFootballNews.com's top bowl performers list and all-bowl team.
- Wisconsin's final AP ranking sets up the team for a jump up the polls heading into the 2010 season, Tom Mulhern writes in the Wisconsin State Journal.
- Recruit James Green didn't qualify academically at Minnesota and had to switch his commitment to Toledo, Kent Youngblood writes in the Star Tribune.