Big Ten lunch links
February, 25, 2014
By Chantel Jennings | ESPN.com
Where did all those Girl Scout cookies go?
- Michigan State cornerback Darqueze Dennard ran a 4.42 (unofficially) in the 40 at the NFL combine this morning. Meanwhile, former defensive lineman Tyler Hoover continues to blog about his training for MSU Pro Day.
- Tom Fornelli breaks down the buzz of Illinois football -- what Illini fans are talking about and what they're saying.
- All five Hawkeyes have finished up their workouts at the combine and it's a mixed bag of results.
- On Ohio State's secondary NCAA violations this past year and an eight-second phone call between a 2014 commit and Tim Tebow. Yesterday, former OSU wide receiver Ray Small pleaded guilty to three counts of drug trafficking.
- Penn State coach James Franklin is making good on his promise to own the state in recruiting -- he picked up two in-state commitments yesterday. Former PSU offensive lineman John Urschel's NFL combine diary.
- Five storylines to watch in Ann Arbor as the Wolverines start spring football.
- Six Cornhuskers who have the most to gain this spring.
- Minnesota coach Jerry Kill is appreciative of the contract extension and raise.
- Maryland is in the top five for a Virginia safety.
- NFL Network analyst Mike Mayock thinks Rutgers "has continued to recruit well and develop talent well."
- Purdue football commitment Gelen Robinson (son of former Purdue basketball great Glenn Robinson and brother of current Michigan basketball player Glenn Robinson III) excels in football, track and wrestling and while it keeps him busy, that's how he likes it.
- One of the more interesting -- and sad -- parts of this Northwestern union story is Kain Colter's testimony on academic "clustering."
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BIG TEN SCOREBOARD
Final Washington State 45 Colorado State 48 Final 20 Fresno State 20 25 USC 45 Final Buffalo 24 San Diego State 49 Final Tulane 21 Louisiana-Lafayette 24
Final Pittsburgh 30 Bowling Green 27 Final Utah State 21 23 Northern Illinois 14
Final Marshall 31 Maryland 20 Final Syracuse 21 Minnesota 17 Final Brigham Young 16 Washington 31
Final Rutgers 16 Notre Dame 29 Final Cincinnati 17 North Carolina 39 Final Miami (FL) 9 18 Louisville 36 Final Michigan 14 Kansas State 31
Final Middle Tennessee 6 Navy 24 Final Ole Miss 25 Georgia Tech 17 Final 10 Oregon 30 Texas 7 Final 14 Arizona State 23 Texas Tech 37
Final Arizona 42 Boston College 19 Final Virginia Tech 12 17 UCLA 42 Final Rice 7 Mississippi State 44 Final 24 Duke 48 21 Texas A&M 52
Final Nebraska 24 22 Georgia 19 Final UNLV 14 North Texas 36 Final Iowa 14 16 LSU 21 Final 19 Wisconsin 24 9 South Carolina 34 Final 5 Stanford 20 4 Michigan State 24 Final 15 UCF 52 6 Baylor 42
Final 13 Oklahoma State 31 8 Missouri 41 Final 12 Clemson 40 7 Ohio State 35