Big Ten's lunch links
March, 25, 2014
By Brian Bennett | ESPN.com
Five months and three days 'til the start of college football.
- Five things to watch from Michigan State spring practice, which opens today. Mark Dantonio is comfortable with his quarterback position.
- Wisconsin's Gary Andersen got a pay bump. Badgers guard Kyle Costigan is giving it all despite having a knee that will never be quite right.
- Purdue returns to the practice field with plenty of work remaining.
- Michigan got a commitment from the top-rated player in Virginia.
- Moving to middle linebacker should satisfy a need for action for Penn State's Mike Hull.
- Urban Meyer talks about a play that's all the rage right now and other items in this CBS Sports interview. Once seen as a possible career backup, Darryl Baldwin is on the verge of starting for Ohio State's offensive line.
- Josh Mitchell is emerging as a vocal leader for Nebraska's defense.
- Health will be key for an Illinois offense that's lacking in depth.
- A breakdown of where the Iowa linebacker position stands after the departures of three senior standout starters.
- Rutgers' competition at quarterback may not end this spring.
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BIG TEN SCOREBOARD
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
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