It's called the Big Ten Conference for a reason. From big offers, to big official visits to big commitments, the Big Ten has been abuzz with activity. Here's a look at what happened this week and what's to come this weekend as things start to heat up in the conference.
about 349 days ago | Brad Bournival and Tom VanHaaren | NCF On The Trail
It is extremely rare when one football game can make a big impact during a rising high school star's long recruiting process. Saturday's 43-40 quadruple-overtime win by Penn State over Michigan might be that exception.
about 350 days ago | Brad Bournival | NCF On The Trail
Very few, if any, in attendance at Beaver Stadium will ever forget Penn State's 43-40 four-overtime win over nationally ranked Michigan on Saturday. Especially the recruits. The Nittany Lions put together quite an impressive list of visitors -- both official and unofficial -- and then put on a show for the ages.
about 353 days ago | Brad Bournival and Tom VanHaaren | NCF On The Trail
Bill O'Brien isn't missing a chance to put Penn State on center stage this week as the Nittany Lions prepare to play host to undefeated Michigan. With an eye to the future, the reigning Big Ten Coach of the Year has more than a busload full of visitors coming to check in on his program.
about 355 days ago | Brad Bournival | NCF On The Trail
From commitments to big official visit weekends, it's been a busy week of recruiting in the Big Ten. Conference recruiting writers Brad Bournival and Tom VanHaaren take a look back at the week that was and look ahead as teams build toward the future.
about 356 days ago | Brad Bournival and Tom VanHaaren | NCF On The Trail
From Iowa, Michigan State and Wisconsin grabbing a commit, to Penn State receiving great news on the recruiting front, to Ohio State playing host to some big-time official visitors this weekend, Big Ten storylines were everywhere this week.
about 370 days ago | Brad Bournival and Tom VanHaaren | NCF On The Trail
The first thing ESPN Junior 300 linebacker Chris Green (Toledo, Ohio/Central Catholic) will tell anyone about himself is how much he loves to dance and sing. That he does a mean Ray Charles impression on the piano.
about 380 days ago | Tom VanHaaren | NCF On The Trail
There are currently 34 Midwest prospects -- 15 from Ohio -- within the ESPN Junior 300. Not a single one of them has pledged an allegiance to a school as of yet. That means the dogfight is already on, as Big Ten schools and others around the country prepare for an 18-month battle for some of the best.
about 413 days ago | Brad Bournival | NCF On The Trail