Big Ten lunch links
May, 13, 2014
By Adam Rittenberg | ESPN.com
Big Ten athletic directors' meetings are under way at league headquarters. Check back for updates throughout the week.
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- Jim Tressel signs on as the new president of Youngstown State. Some continue to criticize Tressel's selection.
- Nebraska's Taylor Martinez must develop into a wild card-type player.
- Penn State's 2015 recruiting surge shows no sign of slowing down. James Franklin's late mother was the primary influence in his life.
- Michigan's first QB recruit under new offensive coordinator Doug Nussmeier is in the fold. The Wolverines' secondary needs to bounce back in 2014 and adds top prospect Jabrill Peppers.
- Ohio State has leapfrogged Iowa as the Big Ten team with the most NFL draft picks this decade. A closer look at what should be Iowa's strongest position group.
- Two Michigan State captains get tryouts with NFL teams.
- Brandon Coleman's inconsistency hurt the Rutgers wide receiver in the draft.
- The Heisman odds are out, and Ohio State QB Braxton Miller leads the Big Ten candidates. Miller's former backup, Kenny Guiton, gets a shot with the Buffalo Bills.
- USA Today previews Purdue in 2014.
- A look at which current Illinois players have the best chance at the NFL.
- A good roundup of coverage about Wisconsin's five draft picks.
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BIG TEN SCOREBOARD
11:00 AM ET Nevada Louisiana-Lafayette 2:20 PM ET Utah State UTEP 3:30 PM ET 22 Utah Colorado State 5:45 PM ET Western Michigan Air Force 9:15 PM ET South Alabama Bowling Green
6:00 PM ET Marshall Northern Illinois 9:30 PM ET Navy San Diego State
12:00 PM ET Central Michigan Western Kentucky 8:00 PM ET Fresno State Rice
1:00 PM ET Illinois Louisiana Tech 4:30 PM ET Rutgers North Carolina 8:00 PM ET North Carolina State UCF
1:00 PM ET Cincinnati Virginia Tech 2:00 PM ET 15 Arizona State Duke 3:30 PM ET Miami (FL) South Carolina 4:30 PM ET Boston College Penn State 8:00 PM ET Nebraska 24 USC
2:00 PM ET Texas A&M West Virginia 5:30 PM ET Oklahoma 17 Clemson 9:00 PM ET Arkansas Texas
3:00 PM ET Notre Dame 23 LSU 6:30 PM ET 13 Georgia 21 Louisville 10:00 PM ET Maryland Stanford
12:30 PM ET 9 Ole Miss 6 TCU 4:00 PM ET 20 Boise State 10 Arizona 8:00 PM ET 7 Mississippi State 12 Georgia Tech
12:00 PM ET 19 Auburn 18 Wisconsin 12:30 PM ET 8 Michigan State 5 Baylor 1:00 PM ET 16 Missouri 25 Minnesota 5:00 PM ET 2 Oregon 3 Florida State 8:30 PM ET 1 Alabama 4 Ohio State
12:00 PM ET Houston Pittsburgh 3:20 PM ET Iowa Tennessee 6:45 PM ET 11 Kansas State 14 UCLA 10:15 PM ET Washington Oklahoma State