Part of my job keeps me on the Internet quite a bit and I come across all sorts of worthy reads. Here are some interesting links from around the Big Ten for Thursday, Jan. 26. Got a link to share with me? Send me your tip via the form at the bottom of this post, and I’ll try to have a look.
Iowa looks for improvement, Rick Brown, Des Moines Register
Drew Tate signs extension in CFL, The Hlog, Mike Hlas, Cedar Rapids Gazette
Iowa-Nebraska meet for their own version of The Journey, Tom Shatel, Omaha World Herald
Wisconsin promotes Ben Strickland from GA to secondary coach, Tom Mulhern, Wisconsin State Journal
Gophers out muscled by Spartans, Amelia Rayno, Minneapolis Star-Tribune
Michigan State’s Travis Trice taking a leadership role, Shawn Windsor, Detroit Free Press
Win No. 400 is fun for Izzo, Spartans, Denny Schwarze, East Lansing Journal
Buckeyes ready to savor meaty part of schedule, Columbus Dispatch, Michael Arace
The road home for Joe, Harrisburg Patriot-News, Bob Flounders
Can Indiana ends its slump at Kohl Center, Terry Hutchens, Indianapolis Star
Give Bruce Weber a break, Mark Tupper, Decatur Herald-Review
Movement aiming to rename Beaver Stadium in coaches honor, Bill Schackner, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Berggren enjoys the biggest challenges, Jeff Potrykus, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
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