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  1. Big Ten lunch links

    Brian Bennett

    Happy Video Games Day. If anybody needs me, I'll be in front of a Galaga machine. Brady Hoke expects Devin Gardner will be better prepared this season. Quarterback Brandon Wimbush talks about his commitment to Penn State. A new crop of wide r...

    Blog | July 08, 2014
  2. Big Ten Wednesday mailbag

    Brian Bennett

    You know it, you love it, you can't live without it. It's Wednesday mailbag time. @GeoffreyMarshal via Twitter writes: What do Wednesday's commitments say, if anything, about B1G recruiting? Is B1G recruiting too top-heavy? Brian Bennett: Ohio...

    Blog | July 02, 2014
  3. Buckeyes climb in new ESPN class rankings

    Brian Bennett

    Back in early May, we heard from some concerned Buckeyes fans who were wringing their hands over Ohio State's slow start in the latest recruiting cycle. Back then, their team had only two commitments. My reaction was simply to chuckle, because I d...

    Blog | July 02, 2014
  4. Big Ten's lunch links

    Brian Bennett

    A devastating World Cup showing for Spain. On the plus side, they get to go back to Spain. Josh Ferguson will have to carry a big load for Illinois this year. The Illini got a commitment from an offensive lineman. A defensive end said yes to In...

    Blog | June 19, 2014
  5. Big Ten recruiting scorecard: June edition

    Brian Bennett

    This is the time of year when recruiting starts to heat up, especially as prospects show off their stuff at various camps. With commitments pouring in, it's time to take another look at the recruiting scorecard for the 2015 class in the Big Ten. P...

    Blog | June 18, 2014
  6. Big Ten's lunch links

    Brian Bennett

    Eyes closed, head first, can't lose. Bill O'Brien called Penn State's bowl ban "ridiculous." The Nittany Lions picked up a commitment from a receiver. The pieces are in place for Jake Rudock and Iowa to be successful. Cardale Jones and J.T. B...

    Blog | March 26, 2014
  7. Gophers make commitment to Jerry Kill

    Brian Bennett

    Jerry Kill got Minnesota back to respectability in the Big Ten. And it was time for the Gophers to show the same respect to their third-year head coach. That's why it was an encouraging and necessary development that the school gave Kill a one-yea...

    Blog | February 22, 2014
  8. Iowa loses top OL recruit to Alabama

    Brian Bennett

    The season is still a couple of weeks away, but Iowa has already lost a major battle to the SEC. One-time Hawkeyes commitment Ross Pierschbacher, whom rates as the No. 1 offensive guard in the Class of 2014, flipped his pledge to Alabama ...

    Blog | August 12, 2013
  9. Big Ten lunchtime links

    Brian Bennett

    Links to get you through a Monday ... Michigan is making a major national statement with some of its recent high-profile commitments. The BBQ at the Big House is paying big dividends. Wolverines teammates say defensive end Frank Clark has the tal...

    Blog | July 29, 2013
  10. Fitzgerald concerned about early recruiting

    Brian Bennett

    CHICAGO -- The timeline for college football recruiting seems to speed up by the day. Some schools, like Michigan, are now getting nearly all of their commitments from players who just finished their junior year of high school. Other programs are goi...

    Blog | July 25, 2013
  11. Boilers land a big dog in recruiting

    Brian Bennett

    Purdue's latest commitment for the 2014 class has a familiar-sounding name for Boilermakers fans. Linebacker Gelen Robinson gave his verbal pledge to Darrell Hazell on Monday. He's the son of former Purdue basketball great Glenn "Big Dog" Robinson...

    Blog | July 09, 2013
  12. Big Ten lunchtime links

    Brian Bennett

    Enjoy the final weekend of June, everybody. Ohio State's recent recruiting roll continued with the commitment of highly touted offensive lineman Jamarco Jones. The pledge added some much-needed beef to the Buckeyes' recruiting class. Maryland h...

    Blog | June 28, 2013
  13. Big Ten recruiting scorecard: June edition

    Brian Bennett

    Now that we've moved into June, it's time once again to take stock of the Big Ten's 2014 recruiting efforts. Indiana got its first commitment for 2014 over the weekend, giving every league team at least one in this class. Michigan continues to lea...

    Blog | June 04, 2013
  14. Examining Big Ten assistant coach salaries

    Brian Bennett

    Paying top dollar for assistant coaches has become an issue in the Big Ten lately. Bret Bielema cited his inability to pay and retain assistants at Wisconsin as a major reason why he left for Arkansas. Purdue made a bigger commitment to its overall s...

    Blog | December 19, 2012
  15. Big Ten lunchtime links

    Brian Bennett

    I was all excited to go see "Lincoln," but then some jerk spoiled the ending for me. Wisconsin says it has no plans to rest players against Penn State with nothing much on the line. The Badgers got commitments from a pair of defensive backs, a po...

    Blog | November 19, 2012
  16. Big East lunchtime links

    Brian Bennett

    Welcome back the return of your Friday links. UConn picked up a commitment from a cornerback. Q&A with Louisville running backs coach Kenny Carter. Charlie Strong is trying to keep his players' expectations in check. Rutgers sets its Kick...

    Blog | July 27, 2012