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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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Mike Carter-USA TODAY Sports

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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Big Ten links: Illini wins a thriller, Iowa stumbles & some NFL Draft news

Michigan at Illinois

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In Fridays Big Ten links, we take a closer look at Illinois OT win over Michigan. Plus, what does Purdue need to do to make the men’s tourney? And here’s an an update on Penn State and their sanctions. Take a spin around Friday’s headlines in the Big Ten

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Big Ten links: Michigan hangs in, Iowa's McCaffery responds & more

Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports

In Thursday’s Big Ten links, we look at a number of stories, including one on Michigan’s NCAA tourney hopes and another on a new addition to Tom Crean’s Indiana roster. Hint: The new guy plays football. Also, Iowa coach Fran McCaffery talked to local reporters and made himself perfectly clear on a number of issues involving the eye-poking incident. Watch the video from HawkCentral.com.

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Big Ten Links: One look at the Big Ten the day after Signing Day

National Championship-Ohio State Celebration

Watch Urban Meyer discuss signing class

Greg Bartram-USA TODAY Sports

In Thursday morning’s roundup of Big Ten stories from beat writers, we collected a number of interesting “day after Signing Day” links, including one that says Ohio State’s offensive coordinator is certain Braxton Miller will return. Also, who flipped? And which two schools had surprisingly good days? All that and more in this post.

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Big Ten Links: Tackling the recruiting advantage of 'unofficial visits'

Andrew Weber-USA TODAY Sports

Interesting take from Bleacher Report that says the Big Ten needs to fight back on recruiting rules that favor the SEC. The author of this piece, Greg Couch, says unofficial visits hurt Big Ten schools, who can’t get as many from top players as SEC schools on those “unofficials” because of proximity.

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Big Ten links: Purdue's hot, football offseason ponderings & more

Purdue celebration

Watch Purdue's locker room celebration

PurdueSports.com

In Thursday’s look at Big Ten headlines, we review Purdue’s win over Indiana – did you see the locker room celebration in the video above? Also, read about one Super Bowl coach who thinks Jim Harbaugh will thrive again in the college game. Find lots more in this post.

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