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B1G high school performers

9/9/2013

Big Ten commits and targets were all over the field making plays this weekend for their teams. Here is a look at some of the top high school performances from Big Ten prospects.

Illinois

Mike Dudek: The Neuqua Valley (Ill.) receiver had 12 receptions for 244 yards and a touchdown and rushed for 49 yards and a touchdown touchdown in a 58-35 loss to Naperville Central.

Chayce Crouch: The Illini commit from Newark Catholic (Ohio) was 11 of 16 passing for 152 yards. He had two total touchdowns to help Newark Catholic beat Nelsonville 34-16.

Indiana

Alexander Diamont: The Hoosiers pledge and Los Angeles Venice quarterback was 16-of-23 for 182 yards and three touchdowns in a 57-0 win over Los Angeles Salesian. He also rushed for 51 yards and a TD.

Dameon Willis Jr.: The Indiana target and Cleveland St. Ignatius safety was faced with one-on-one coverage against North Carolina commit Brandon Fritts and held the senior to two catches for 12 yards in a 26-6 win over Mentor (Ohio).

Iowa

Jay Scheel: The Iowa pledge and La Porte (Iowa) Union quarterback was 7-of-11 for 172 yards and four touchdowns in a 37-13 win over Aplington-Parkersburg (Iowa).

Lucas LeGrand: The Hawkeyes commit and Dubuque (Iowa) offensive tackle helped the Rams rush for 206 yards in a 28-13 win over St. Marion (Iowa) Linn-Mar.

Michigan

Damien Harris: The Michigan commit and Madison Southern (Ky.) running back had 31 carries, 315 yards and three TDs in a 34-27 victory over Madison Central.

Marshon Lattimore: The Glenville (Ohio) athlete helped block a field goal towards the end of the game to secure the victory for his team. Lattimore also scored on a two-point conversion to help his team win 15-14 win over Solon.

Michigan State

Chris Durkin: Ursuline (Ohio) and Michigan State quarterback commit had one passing touchdown and 94 yards rushing on 21 attempts in a 42-27 loss to Lake Catholic.

Parrker Westphal: The defensive back out of Bolingbrook (Ill.) had nine tackles, one pass breakup and two punt returns for 38 yards.

Minnesota

Trevon Walters: The Manatee (Fla.) running back had 20 carries for 167 yards and two touchdowns. Manatee won 35-14 over Venice.

Steven Richardson: Mount Carmel (Ill.) had two tackles and a sack in a 49-8 win.

Nebraska

Demornay Pierson-El: West Potomac (Va.) athlete Pierson-El was all over the field. He was 11 for 22 with 109 yards passing. He also had 15 carries for 155 yards and four touchdowns in a 39-25 loss to Fairfax.

Hale Hentges: The 2015 prospect from Jefferson City (Mo.) scored a touchdown on the first play of the game, a 62-yard reception that helped his team get off to a fast start on the way to a 56-15 win.

Northwestern

Solomon Vault: The Gaithersburg (Md.) running back had 17 carries for 155 yards and two touchdowns in a 32-7 win against Sherwood.

Auston Anderson: The Plano West (Texas) standout had eight carries for 44 yards and a 70-yard TD reception in a 52-33 triumph over Lake Highlands

Ohio State

Parris Campbell Jr.: The Ohio State commit and Akron (Ohio) St. Vincent-St. Mary athlete scored two rushing touchdowns and added a 99-yard kick return for another score in a 35-20 win over Cuyahoga Falls (Ohio) Walsh Jesuit.

Stephen Collier: The Buckeyes pledge and Leesburg (Ga.) Lee County quarterback was 18-of-26 for 361 yards with two touchdowns in a 42-12 win over Albany (Ga.). He also rushed for 60 yards and three more scores.

Penn State

Nick Scott: The Nittany Lions commit and Fairfax (Va.) running back rushed for 278 yards and three touchdowns on 24 carries in a 39-25 win over Alexandria (Va.) West Potomac. He also had 60 yards receiving and an interception.

Daquan Worley: The Penn State pledge and Coatesville (Pa.) athlete rushed for 241 yards and two touchdowns on 24 carries in a 42-7 win over Warrington (Pa.) Central Bucks South. He also had an interception.

Purdue

Drue Tranquill: The Purdue pledge and Fort Wayne (Ind.) Carroll insider linebacker showed off his offensive side by rushing eight times for 200 yards and five touchdowns in a 70-15 win over Ossian (Ind.) Norwell.

Austin McGehee: The Boilermakers commit and Pine Bluff (Ark.) kicker booted a 37-yard field goal with 2.3 seconds remaining to preserve a 31-31 tie against Fort Smith (Ark.) Northside.

Wisconsin

D.J. Gillins: The Badgers commit and Jacksonville (Fla.) Ribault quarterback accounted for 295 yards of offense -- 223 passing and 73 rushing -- and had touchdown passes of 25 and 50 yards and added a 19-yard rushing score in a 32-6 win over Jacksonville (Fla.) Jackson.

Ula Tolutau: The Wisconsin pledge and Salt Lake City East running back rushed for 338 yards on 16 carries and tallied four touchdowns in a 59-36 win over Sandy (Utah) Jordan.