We're taking snapshots of each position group with every Big Ten team entering the spring. Up next: the defensive backs. Illinois: The secondary returns mostly intact from 2013, as Illinois returns starters at both cornerback spots (V'Angelo Bentley and Eaton Spence), as well as Zane Petty, who started the final seven games at free safety.
about 448 days ago | Adam Rittenberg | Penn State Nittany Lions
Ohio State has been grabbing headlines recently, but Michigan State is closing strong with a little more than 24 hours to go until signing day. At a live news conference on Pittsburgh station KDKA-TV on Monday evening, four-star safety Demetrious Cox (Jeannette, Pa.
The interest between four-star athlete David Perkins (South Bend, Ind./Washington) and Oregon has always been hot and cold, but it looks like both parties are moving on. On Monday, Perkins talked about visiting Oregon sometime over the next two weeks before signing day, but on Tuesday he said that trip will no longer take place.
about 1226 days ago | Jared Shanker | NCF On The Trail
Four-star Jeannette (Pa.) safety Demetrious Cox has two visits left and three teams vying for them. Cox decided on one of those teams and visits Tuesday. On Friday, Cox will officially visit Ohio State instead of Notre Dame and Wisconsin.
about 1226 days ago | Jared Shanker | On The Trail: East Region