Big Ten: Duane Purvis
Rough Monday for Ohio State.
- Wide receiver Duron Carter and defensive end Keith Wells won't be with the Buckeyes this year, while heralded running back recruit Rod Smith hasn't enrolled for the summer session, Ken Gordon and Tim May write in The Columbus Dispatch.
- Nebraska needs a top rival in the Big Ten, and Iowa, Penn State and Wisconsin are the top candidates, Brian Cristopherson writes in the Lincoln Journal Star. The Big Ten's academic standards shouldn't alter Nebraska's recruiting efforts, Jon Nyatawa writes in the Omaha World-Herald.
- The (Cedar Rapids) Gazette's Marc Morehouse takes you inside the infamous pink locker room at Kinnick Stadium.
- Indiana picks yet another commitment for 2011, this time from heralded cornerback prospect Raymon Taylor, Dustin Dopirak writes in The (Bloomington) Herald-Times (subscription required).
- Former Michigan recruit Demar Dorsey should be a good fit at Louisville with Charlie Strong, colleague Brian Bennett writes.
- Former Penn State linebacker Trey Bauer recalls his days in Happy Valley, Steve Adamek writes in The (Bergen) Record.
- Purdue fans can thank former star Duane Purvis for the peanut butter burger in West Lafayette, Page 2's Matt Lindner writes. Former Boilermakers quarterback Najee Tyler lands at Youngstown State, Joe Scalzo writes in The (Youngstown) Vindicator.
BIG TEN SCOREBOARD
4:45 3rd Qtr Rutgers 30 North Carolina 7 8:00 PM ET North Carolina State UCF Final Illinois 18 Louisiana Tech 35
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 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