After taking a look at the most recent database of revenues and expenses in college sports, we're putting the Big Ten under the microscope. Our four-part series -- the rest of which can be found here -- concludes with a look at recruiting expenses and why they've grown.
about 132 days ago | Josh Moyer | NCF On The Trail
Signed, sealed, delivered, I'm yours. Purdue athletic director Morgan Burke says unions have no place in the college sports model. Canadian-born quarterback and early enrollee Michael O'Connor is adjusting to life at Penn State.
about 238 days ago | Brian Bennett | Penn State Nittany Lions
The ESPN 300 has been updated and the Big Ten saw plenty of movement for its commits, both up and down the list. Here is a look at the five biggest movers within the ESPN 300. Smith shoots up the rankings Defensive back Erick Smith (Cleveland, Ohio/Glenville) recently committed to Ohio State to join teammates Marcelys Jones and Marshon Lattimore as future Buckeyes.
about 260 days ago | Tom VanHaaren | NCF On The Trail
Defensive back Parrker Westphal (Bolingbrook, Ill./Bolingbrook) had deliberated at length with his family on what school he would choose. With his list narrowed down to Northwestern and Vanderbilt, Westphal committed to Northwestern on Friday.
about 284 days ago | Tom VanHaaren | NCF On The Trail
Here is a look at some of the top performances from Big Ten targets and commits for the week. Illinois: Mike Dudek: Dudek helped Neuqua Valley (Naperville, Ill.) beat O'Fallon 38-7 with three touchdown catches on the night.
about 331 days ago | Tom VanHaaren and Brad Bournival | NCF On The Trail
Here are this week's top high school performances from Big Ten commits and targets. Illinois: Mike Dudek: The Fighting Illini quarterback commit had four receptions, 67 yards, two touchdowns for Neuqua Valley (Naperville, Ill.
about 338 days ago | Tom VanHaaren and Brad Bournival | On The Trail: Midwest Region
With so many different styles of offense within the Big Ten, each school has needed to find the right fit at quarterback. Here is a look at the Big Ten quarterback commits for the 2014 class and how they fit in with their future offense -- in their own words.
about 343 days ago | Tom VanHaaren | On The Trail: Midwest Region
Editor's note: For a look at the national recruiter power rankings based only on Class of 2014 success, click here. Michigan and Ohio State both sit in the top 10 recruiting rankings this year after each landed top 10 classes in 2013 -- the Buckeyes were third, while the Wolverines were sixth.
about 350 days ago | Brad Bournival and Tom VanHaaren | NCF On The Trail