Big Ten lunch links
February, 12, 2014
By Adam Rittenberg | ESPN.com
The Big Ten blog also secretly interviewed for the Browns job.
- Gary Andersen's interview with the Cleveland Browns is nothing for Wisconsin fans to be alarmed about, Tom Oates writes.
- Northwestern's unionizing push gets going today.
- Steve Spurrier calls out a Big Ten school for negative recruiting.
- Maryland coach Randy Edsall announces some personnel updates before spring practice.
- Rutgers paid a total of $1.5 million for five assistant coach changes this offseason.
- New Michigan offensive coordinator Doug Nussmeier hasn't had a quarterback quite like Devin Gardner before.
- Purdue has a very good day, thanks to two players from the state of Kentucky.
- Audrey Snyder takes a closer look at where Penn State's scholarship players come from.
- Two of Ohio State's first three 2015 recruits come from the Sunshine State.
- Michigan State quarterback Connor Cook will take on an even bigger role -- and possibly Heisman expectations -- in 2014. MSU recruit Jayru Campbell faces a felony assault charge for attacking a school security officer.
- Nebraska's 2015 recruiting efforts are off to a strong start.
- Iowa's recruiting strategy is all about location, location, location.
- Illinois schedules a home-and-home series with Connecticut.
BIG TEN SCOREBOARD
Final Nevada 3 Louisiana-Lafayette 16 Final Utah State 21 UTEP 6 Final 22 Utah 45 Colorado State 10 Final Western Michigan 24 Air Force 38 Final South Alabama 28 Bowling Green 33
Final Marshall 52 Northern Illinois 23 Final Navy 17 San Diego State 16
Final Central Michigan 48 Western Kentucky 49 Final Fresno State 6 Rice 30
1:00 PM ET Illinois Louisiana Tech 4:30 PM ET Rutgers North Carolina 8:00 PM ET North Carolina State UCF
1:00 PM ET Cincinnati Virginia Tech 2:00 PM ET 15 Arizona State Duke 3:30 PM ET Miami (FL) South Carolina 4:30 PM ET Boston College Penn State 8:00 PM ET Nebraska 24 USC
2:00 PM ET Texas A&M West Virginia 5:30 PM ET Oklahoma 17 Clemson 9:00 PM ET Arkansas Texas
3:00 PM ET Notre Dame 23 LSU 6:30 PM ET 13 Georgia 21 Louisville 10:00 PM ET Maryland Stanford
12:30 PM ET 9 Ole Miss 6 TCU 4:00 PM ET 20 Boise State 10 Arizona 8:00 PM ET 7 Mississippi State 12 Georgia Tech
12:00 PM ET 19 Auburn 18 Wisconsin 12:30 PM ET 8 Michigan State 5 Baylor 1:00 PM ET 16 Missouri 25 Minnesota 5:00 PM ET 2 Oregon 3 Florida State 8:30 PM ET 1 Alabama 4 Ohio State
12:00 PM ET Houston Pittsburgh 3:20 PM ET Iowa Tennessee 6:45 PM ET 11 Kansas State 14 UCLA 10:15 PM ET Washington Oklahoma State