Big Ten lunchtime links
January, 22, 2014
By Brian Bennett | ESPN.com
Sure, it's cold now. But pitchers and catchers report in just three weeks.
- Two years after his death, Joe Paterno is a dividing figure in State College. Figuring out how many players Penn State can sign this year by examining the scholarship numbers.
- Jeff Jones, a star running back who has committed to Minnesota, says he'll wait until signing day to choose a college.
- Wisconsin's Vonte Jackson, who has had multiple ACL tears, is moving from running back to safety.
- John Van Dam, whose family has deep ties to Michigan State, has accepted a position on Michigan's staff. Athletic director Dave Brandon recalls the process that led to hiring Brady Hoke.
- Michigan State's Rose Bowl victory has inspired a new rap song.
- Loads of stats on Iowa during the Kirk Ferentz era.
- A closer look at Ohio State's 2014 class.
- Punter Cody Webster had a close view of the Purdue shooting suspect's arrest.
- Illinois' Jonathan Brown is hoping to use the Senior Bowl stage to his advantage.
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BIG TEN SCOREBOARD
Final Eastern Illinois 20 Minnesota 42 Final Rutgers 41 Washington State 38
Final Penn State 26 UCF 24 Final Youngstown State 17 Illinois 28 Final Indiana State 10 Indiana 28 Final Northern Iowa 23 Iowa 31 Final Appalachian State 14 Michigan 52 Final 5 Ohio State 34 Navy 17 Final Western Michigan 34 Purdue 43 Final Florida Atlantic 7 22 Nebraska 55 Final California 31 Northwestern 24 Final James Madison 7 Maryland 52 Final 14 Wisconsin 24 13 LSU 28