Big Ten: Sheldon Day
Hope you're having a good Friday. Here's what's happening around the league.
- Ohio State coach Jim Tressel forwarded emails about players' wrongdoings to Terrelle Pryor's mentor. Here's the initial report from The Columbus Dispatch.
- Jerry Kill sets the tone in his first practice at Minnesota, Phil Miller writes in the Star Tribune. Quarterback MarQueis Gray responds after a shaky start, Marcus Fuller writes in the (St. Paul) Pioneer Press.
- More on Curtis Drake's injury at Penn State practice from Sean Fitz. Penn State is one of many schools eying elite recruit Keith Marshall, the Sporting News' Brian McLaughlin writes.
- Any discipline Indiana running back Darius Willis faces will take place internally, Dustin Dopirak writes in The (Bloomington) Herald-Times (subscription required).
- Nebraska's secondary is adjusting well to new coach Corey Raymond, Dan Hoppen writes in the Omaha World-Herald.
- Michigan State cut ties with a local booster club in financial trouble, Scott Davis writes in the Lansing State Journal.
- Wisconsin offensive lineman Travis Frederick tries to find his inner mean streak, Tom Mulhern writes in the Wisconsin State Journal.
- A closer look at Iowa's secondary from The (Cedar Rapids) Gazette's Marc Morehouse. Iowa's spring depth chart reveals the home-grown talent on the squad, Pat Harty writes in the Iowa City Press-Citizen.
- Michigan picks up its first commitment for 2012. Both Michigan and Michigan State are looking at defensive line recruit Sheldon Day, Sam Webb writes in The Detroit News.
- Despite the tragedy at Notre Dame, Purdue will continue to use scissor lifts at practice and closely monitor the weather.
BIG TEN SCOREBOARD
Final Iowa 24 Pittsburgh 20 Final Eastern Michigan 14 11 Michigan State 73 Final Western Illinois 7 Northwestern 24 Final Southern Illinois 13 Purdue 35 Final Bowling Green 17 19 Wisconsin 68 Final Maryland 34 Syracuse 20 Final Utah 26 Michigan 10 Final Rutgers 31 Navy 24 Final Massachusetts 7 Penn State 48 Final San Jose State 7 Minnesota 24 Final Texas State 35 Illinois 42 Final Indiana 31 18 Missouri 27 Final Miami (FL) 31 24 Nebraska 41