Busy time for a Wednesday in May. Keep up here with Adam Rittenberg's reports from the spring meeting of Big Ten athletic directors. From Rosemont, Ill., the Big Ten sticks to its commitment to play nine conference games, starting in 2016.
about 138 days ago | Mitch Sherman | Penn State Nittany Lions
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- New Penn State coach James Franklin hasn't yet been on campus for three months, but he has already made some lofty statements. Among them: an eventual return to national prominence, selling out Beaver Stadium every week and dominating the region in recruiting.
about 180 days ago | Josh Moyer | Penn State Nittany Lions
LSU, Missouri, Ole Miss, South Carolina, Tennessee and Vanderbilt have all opened spring practice. Forget one day closer to the weekend, we're one day closer to more teams around the SEC starting camp.
about 200 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Texas A&M Aggies
Wishing you a great weekend. I'll be hooping it up Saturday in Madison. Don't forget: Twitter. B1G in Memphis writes: I agree in principle with Kain Colter's call for the organization of student athletes if it seeks to prevent injuries or compensate student athletes for injuries sustained in their college careers.
about 241 days ago | Adam Rittenberg | Michigan Wolverines
There's no more debate. Quarterback Braxton Miller and the Ohio State Buckeyes made sure everyone knows they're the best team in the Big Ten. The so-called Ineligi-bowl on Saturday night in State College paired the top two teams in the most recent power rankings.
about 700 days ago | Adam Rittenberg and Brian Bennett | Penn State Nittany Lions
Of the many theories to explain the Big Ten's collective struggles this season, the one about the league's dearth of elite quarterbacks certainly rings true. Through eight weeks, the Big Ten has just one quarterback ranked among the nation's top 30 in pass efficiency (Nebraska's Taylor Martinez at No.
about 707 days ago | Adam Rittenberg | Penn State Nittany Lions