Big Ten: Jordan Kerner
I'm gonna fight him. I'm gonna fight him up real nice.
- The Big Ten is the nation's most valuable conference, according to Forbes. The league should keep it simple with its new division names.
- Drake Harris is still committed to Michigan State but has opened his recruitment, and both Ohio State and Michigan are in the mix.
- New Illinois offensive coordinator Bill Cubit says changes are coming. A look at Cubit's to-do list with the Illini.
- Nebraska's young linebackers know opportunity awaits them in 2013.
- Wisconsin's new defensive line coach wants his players to challenge the Badgers' offensive line coach. A fourth man has been charged in the attack on Badgers running back Montee Ball.
- Mel Kiper says Michigan's Denard Robinson won't fall below the second round of the draft. Recruit Dan Samuelson thinks Michigan's offensive line can become like Alabama's.
- Marc Morehouse provides an update on Iowa's coaching staff changes and recruiting efforts.
- A back injury has ended the career of Penn State defensive end Jordan Kerner. The Nittany Lions turn in a strong academic performance.
- Purdue defensive lineman Kawann Short could sneak into the first round of the NFL draft.
- Urban Meyer and Ohio State look for a strong finish to 2013 recruiting.
- Three Michigan State recruits will participate in the Big 33 Football Classic. A former Michigan State player (Arthur Ray Jr.) and a former MSU coach (John L. Smith) both are headed to Division II Fort Lewis College.
- A former Northwestern player runs for Congress.
- Former Minnesota receiver A.J. Barker is arrested on a marijuana possession charge. An interesting story on a potential change in NCAA transfer rules with some mentions of former Minnesota QB Max Shortell.
BIG TEN SCOREBOARD
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
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
Final Illinois 18 Louisiana Tech 35 Final Rutgers 40 North Carolina 21 Final North Carolina State 34 UCF 27
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