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  1. B1G coaches push recruiting changes

    Adam Rittenberg

    CHICAGO -- Nebraska Cornhuskers coach Bo Pelini caused a stir last month when he brought up the idea of eliminating national signing day altogether. Several coaches in the Big 12 and Pac-12 told last week that they liked Pelini's proposal...

    Blog | July 29, 2014
  2. Big Ten Tuesday mailblog

    Adam Rittenberg

    It's Tuesday, and that means mail time. Twitter! Let's do this ... Joel from Cedar Rapids, Iowa, writes: Has Big Ten expansion made the Big Ten worse? Specifically, is the Big Ten West the new Big 12 North? In looking at Iowa's schedule for ...

    Blog | April 29, 2014
  3. Big win means bigger expectations for OU

    Adam Rittenberg

    SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- When Oklahoma and Notre Dame met last year in Norman, one team walked off the field with the privilege of possibility, the ability to dream big. The Sooners were not that team. Their second loss virtually eliminated them from ...

    Blog | September 28, 2013
  4. Big Ten Friday mailblog

    Adam Rittenberg

    As you read this, I'll be en route to Ann Arbor. Anything going on tomorrow night? Remember, Twitter! To the inbox ... Alex from Charlottesville, Va., writes: Adam, there is some talk going around saying Michigan needs to replace the Notre D...

    Blog | September 06, 2013
  5. Big Ten Tuesday mailblog

    Adam Rittenberg

    A Blackhawks championship version of the mail. Be sure to follow us on Twitter. Let's go ... Bill from Genoa, Ohio, writes: Adam, why is it that the people inside the B1G and you and Brian think the B1G playing the PAC-12, especially during bow...

    Blog | June 25, 2013
  6. Big Ten lunch links

    Adam Rittenberg

    Roy Hibbert has been working on the links since the final buzzer Monday night. That's why he left the court so quickly. The Pinstripe Bowl addition is a brand-builder for the Big Ten, Tom Dienhart writes. Those in Big 12 country aren't sorry to s...

    Blog | June 04, 2013
  7. Illinois' chances improve for QB transfer

    Adam Rittenberg

    Oklahoma State coach Mike Gundy's decision to prohibit quarterback Wes Lunt from transferring to the SEC, the Big 12 or Southern Miss is being justifiably panned. It's petty and hypocritical for coaches, many of whom flirt with other jobs, to rest...

    Blog | May 20, 2013
  8. Big Ten players tournament championship

    Adam Rittenberg

    And then there were two. The Big Ten players tournament has reached its apex. It began with eight Big Ten standouts (Nebraska's representative starred in the Big 12) from the past 15 seasons. Each league team was limited to one entry, and candidat...

    Blog | March 29, 2013
  9. Nebraska, Colorado agree to 4-game series

    Adam Rittenberg

    Nebraska is reconnecting with its Big Eight/Big 12 roots. A home-and-home series against longtime rival Oklahoma is already on the books for 2021 and 2021, and Nebraska on Thursday announced an upcoming four-game series with Colorado. The Huskers ...

    Blog | February 07, 2013
  10. Big Ten Friday mailblog

    Adam Rittenberg

    Enjoy Super Bowl weekend. And another 49ers victory celebration. To the mail ... Kenny from Hastings, Neb., writes: Hey Adam, My question is about officiating. Many times this year we saw a lot of problems with the big ten crews and several wer...

    Blog | February 01, 2013
  11. Northwestern, MSU, Minnesota accept bids

    Adam Rittenberg

    The Big Ten's bowl lineup is complete as the final three eligible teams have accepted invitations. Northwestern will face an SEC opponent in the Gator Bowl, Michigan State will face a Big 12 foe in the Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl, and Mi...

    Blog | December 02, 2012
  12. Purdue heads to Heart of Dallas Bowl

    Adam Rittenberg

    Purdue has accepted an invitation to the Heart of Dallas Bowl and will face a Big 12 opponent. The Boilers will take the field Jan. 1 in the Cotton Bowl (noon ET, ESPNU). Their opponent is expected to be announced after the BCS selections tonight....

    Blog | December 02, 2012
  13. Huskers, UW no strangers to title games

    Adam Rittenberg

    After the different -- but equally painful -- ways in which Nebraska lost Big 12 title games in 2009 and 2010, you wouldn't have blamed the Huskers for clamming up this week. Their league championship memories aren't exactly rosy ones. "We've k...

    Blog | November 30, 2012
  14. Nebraska-OU series set for 2021, 2022

    Adam Rittenberg

    This has been in the works for a while, but it's finally official: Nebraska and Oklahoma will play a home-and-home series in the distant future. The longtime Big Eight/Big 12 rivals will meet Sept. 18, 2021 in Norman, Okla., and Sept. 17, 2022, in...

    Blog | November 29, 2012
  15. Nebraska turns 1 as a Big Ten member

    Adam Rittenberg

    Although Sunday didn't carry the historical significance in the Big Ten as it did in leagues like the Big 12, the SEC and the Big East, it did mark a milestone. Nebraska has now been in the Big Ten for a full year. The Huskers left the Big 12 for ...

    Blog | July 02, 2012
  16. Rose Bowl's role in hosting semis TBD

    Adam Rittenberg

    The Rose Bowl didn't want to be excluded from college football's future playoff, and it had commissioners Jim Delany (Big Ten) and Larry Scott (Pac-12) ensure it wasn't left out. As I reported earlier this week, three leagues -- the SEC, Big 12 an...

    Blog | June 28, 2012