Big Ten lunch links
July, 2, 2014
By Mitch Sherman | ESPN.com
Lots to digest here.
- As the Big Ten welcomes its two members, celebrations take place on campus at Maryland and Rutgers.
- Rutgers has come a long way to reach this point. But there's work to be done, says an alum who took out a full-page newspaper ad to blast athletic director Julie Hermann.
- A look at the top 10 all-time Maryland players. And just who is the Terps' rival?
- Amid all this hoopla in the Big Ten East, Nebraska is relegated to yesterday’s news out west.
- Wondering if 2014 is a make-or-break season for Bo Pelini in Lincoln. Meanwhile, former Nebraska QB Ron Kellogg III is cited for providing alcohol to a minor.
- A variety of summer Penn State topics.
- Assessing the significance of a number change for Michigan cornerback Blake Countess.
- Michigan and Ohio State rank among the top college programs at producing NFL wide receivers.
- Ohio State loses the recruiting battle to Oregon for a California quarterback, but the Buckeyes score big on Wednesday morning with a pair of highly touted defensive commitments.
- Student tickets in Columbus are a hot commodity.
- Indiana lands a linebacker recruit. Not to be outdone, so does Purdue.
- Ex-Purdue running back Mike Alstott and Leroy Keyes continue to share a connection.
- Projecting the depth chart for the Illinois wide receivers.
- A future Wisconsin linebacker is thriving at Florida’s IMG Academy after moving from Kansas.
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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