Big Ten lunchtime links
October, 30, 2013
By Brian Bennett | ESPN.com
The head of state has called for me by name. But I don't have time for him. It's going to be a glorious day. I feel my luck could change.
- Greg Mattison says "enough is enough," and the Michigan defense needs to turn the corner.
- Michigan State linebacker Max Bullough is confident going against the Wolverines, saying "we should win this game."
- Last year, Ohio State had trouble stopping the big running play. This year? The Buckeyes are better at that than any team in the country.
- Nebraska offensive coordinator Tim Beck has a big challenge when he draws up his Northwestern game plan.
- A frightening scene at Camp Randall Stadium 20 years ago today led to many changes and safety improvements.
- Iowa fans have reason to envy Wisconsin, Pat Harty writes.
- Penn State might be struggling, but this week's opponent, Illinois, is in even worse shape, David Jones writes.
- Jerry Kill will resume some coaching duties, but Minnesota will stick with what has been working for now.
- Indiana's young offensive line has persevered through injuries.
- The Ohio State game will have a little extra meaning for a couple of Purdue coaches.
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BIG TEN SCOREBOARD
12:45 2nd Qtr Illinois 3 Louisiana Tech 14 4:30 PM ET Rutgers North Carolina 8:00 PM ET North Carolina State UCF
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