Big Ten lunchtime links
March, 21, 2014
By Josh Moyer | ESPN.com
I haven't had to tear up my bracket just yet, so I got that going for me, which is nice.
- State lawmakers honored Michigan State at the Capitol on Thursday, and Mark Dantonio said such prolonged attention has been different for his staff and team.
- Nebraska DT Maliek Collins reminds his head coach "in a lot of ways" of former Lombardi Award winner Glenn Dorsey.
- Northwestern's athletic director talks both football and basketball in this Q&A, saying aggressive scheduling in football is critical to elevate the program.
- Penn State offensive guard John Urschel continues his draft diary and writes that his mother would prefer he enter a doctoral program instead of aiming for the NFL.
- With the suspension of center Graham Glasgow, Michigan is now turning to three others in hopes to find a replacement for the opener.
- There's a new defensive intensity during Ohio State's spring practices, and if someone takes it easy, co-defensive coordinator Chris Ash has no trouble telling him.
- Two former Rutgers DBs expect the young secondary to make big strides this season.
- Andrew Logue of the Des Moines Register answers five questions about the Hawkeyes and says that Pitt will be the toughest non-conference opponent.
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BIG TEN SCOREBOARD
1:00 PM ET Illinois Louisiana Tech 4:30 PM ET Rutgers North Carolina 8:00 PM ET North Carolina State UCF
Final Nevada 3 Louisiana-Lafayette 16 Final Utah State 21 UTEP 6 Final 22 Utah 45 Colorado State 10 Final Western Michigan 24 Air Force 38 Final South Alabama 28 Bowling Green 33
Final Marshall 52 Northern Illinois 23 Final Navy 17 San Diego State 16
Final Central Michigan 48 Western Kentucky 49 Final Fresno State 6 Rice 30
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