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Big Ten links: Big win for Gophers, hope for Iowa & a social media story

Minnesota at Michigan State

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Happy Friday! In today’s Big Ten links we review Minnesota’s big win, take look at Iowa’s tourney hopes, and found an interesting IndyStar.com story on the perils of social media. Also, Michigan State’s Mark Hollis is all for discussion of freshman preparedness, but he would vote against ineligibility. Let’s dive in and read some more.

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Big Ten links: Purdue hoops rolls, spring football approaches & more

Purdue at Indiana

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Happy Friday! In today’s spin around the Big Ten headlines, we look at Purdue’s impressive road win. Plus, Michigan football starts practice and all eyes are on the QBs. Speaking of QBs, why didn’t Athlon include any Big Ten names on that “10 QBs on the rise” list? Dive in and click around.

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Dienhart: Reviving freshman ineligibility is not the way to go

There is a growing buzz around the idea to make freshmen students ineligible to play football and men’s basketball, and that buzz stems from recent reports that several conferences – including the Big Ten – want to discuss the idea.

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