Big Ten: Dwayne Beckman
April, 9, 2009
By Adam Rittenberg | ESPN.com
Posted by ESPN.com's Adam Rittenberg
These are coming in a bit late -- got tied up with Northwestern practice this morning -- but here's your daily look around the league.
- Michigan's spring game will be more of an event this year, Mark Snyder writes in the Detroit Free Press. Wolverines starting wideout Darryl Stonum was sentenced to a year of probation for impaired driving.
- The term "freak" is being used about several of Wisconsin's young defensive linemen, including injured end Louis Nzegwu, Mike Lucas writes in The Capital Times.
- Minnesota defensive end Cedric McKinley has one goal this season -- beat Willie, Kent Youngblood writes in the Star Tribune.
- Ohio State defensive coordinator Jim Heacock is excited about what he sees up front, Ken Gordon writes in the Columbus Dispatch.
- After some tumultuous times, Indiana safety Jerimy Finch, a transfer from Florida, is feeling comfortable at home again, Chris Korman writes in The Herald-Times (subscription required).
- Freshmen linebackers Antwon Higgs and Dwayne Beckman are turning heads at Purdue this spring, Mike Carmin writes in The Journal and Courier.
BIG TEN SCOREBOARD
11:00 AM ET Nevada Louisiana-Lafayette 2:20 PM ET Utah State UTEP 3:30 PM ET 22 Utah Colorado State 5:45 PM ET Western Michigan Air Force 9:15 PM ET South Alabama Bowling Green
6:00 PM ET Marshall Northern Illinois 9:30 PM ET Navy San Diego State
12:00 PM ET Central Michigan Western Kentucky 8:00 PM ET Fresno State Rice
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