8:04 PM EDT, Thu June 22, 2017
19 mins ago
Michigan State searches for 2018 DL commit, receiver includes Spartans in top 11, in-state QB back on market

Michigan State searches for 2018 DL commit, receiver includes Spartans in top 11, in-state QB back on market

On the banks of the Red Cedar, recruiting never stops. We’re here every step of the way to keep you informed with our daily notebook. Recruiting questions? Comment below or direct them to lucas.srodulski@ajc.com and we’ll do our best to get them answered. DL recruiting struggles Almost everything has gone according to plan for Michigan State in recruiting for the […] The post Michigan State searches for 2018 DL commit, receiver includes Spartans in top 11, in-state QB back on market appeared first on Land of 10.
29 mins ago
Inside look at Ohio State recruiting machine, more comings and goings with Columbus visits

Inside look at Ohio State recruiting machine, more comings and goings with Columbus visits

Recruiting never stops, and if you take a day off, you fall behind. Join us every night for a daily recap of Ohio State recruiting news, insight on what’s happening behind the scenes, and for a glimpse at what’s coming next. How Ohio State makes the donuts A behind-the-scenes look at the recruiting machine that is Ohio […] The post Inside look at Ohio State recruiting machine, more comings and goings with Columbus visits appeared first on Land of 10.
34 mins ago
Nebraska recruiting notebook: Even more top prospects slated to attend Friday Night Lights

Nebraska recruiting notebook: Even more top prospects slated to attend Friday Night Lights

The Nebraska recruiting machine churns all week. Join us Monday through Friday nights when we recap recruiting news and offer analysis and context. The stars will be out Hope you’re ready for Nebraska’s next Friday Night Lights camp, because this one is expected to be extra special. We told you earlier in the week about […] The post Nebraska recruiting notebook: Even more top prospects slated to attend Friday Night Lights appeared first on Land of 10.
44 mins ago
Penn State recruiting: LB Jesse Luketa embraces role as Nittany Lions ‘recruiter’, blue-chip QB signee Sean Clifford arrives in Happy Valley

Penn State recruiting: LB Jesse Luketa embraces role as Nittany Lions ‘recruiter’, blue-chip QB signee Sean Clifford arrives in Happy Valley

Stay updated as Penn State rises toward the top of the recruiting rankings! Don’t miss the coverage from Tyler Donohue, who brings a decade of experience as a national college football reporter and recruiting department staff member with a Big Ten program. Read his daily notebooks here at 7:20 p.m. ET Monday through Friday and follow us on […] The post Penn State recruiting: LB Jesse Luketa embraces role as Nittany Lions ‘recruiter’, blue-chip QB signee Sean Clifford arrives in Happy Valley appeared first on Land of 10.
1 hour ago
Purdue gets commitment from Fort Wayne DT Lawrence Johnson

Purdue gets commitment from Fort Wayne DT Lawrence Johnson

Purdue’s 2018 recruiting class added its 11th member Thursday, as defensive tackle Lawrence Johnson committed to the Boilermakers. Johnson tweeted his decision Thursday evening, with the hashtags #BoilerUp #HammerDown. Thanking the man above more than ever!! All I do is for you Peytin #IDI4PC
2 hours ago
NBA Draft 2017 LIVE updates: Full results, picks for Thursday (06/22/17)

NBA Draft 2017 LIVE updates: Full results, picks for Thursday (06/22/17)

The NBA Draft 2017 is set for 7 p.m. ET Thursday, June 22. It will be on ESPN and online at WatchESPN. The Philadelphia 76ers have the No. 1 overall pick after trading with the Boston Celtics. Washington’s Markelle Fultz is likely the No. 1 pick this year. Below, find live updates, picks and results for […] The post NBA Draft 2017 LIVE updates: Full results, picks for Thursday (06/22/17) appeared first on Land of 10.
2 hours ago
Rutgers football lands CB Kessawn Abraham for 2018 recruiting class

Rutgers football lands CB Kessawn Abraham for 2018 recruiting class

Rutgers football certainly got a slow start to recruiting this year, but the Scarlet Knights are now rolling. 3-star cornerback Kessawn Abraham committed to Rutgers on Thursday afternoon. Abraham didn’t tweet his official decision, but 247Sports reports the linebacker committed during an unofficial visit to campus Thursday. He is ranked the 11th-best prospect in the state […] The post Rutgers football lands CB Kessawn Abraham for 2018 recruiting class appeared first on Land of 10.
2 hours ago
Bronson Koenig pens letter to NBA GMs as draft’s best shooter

Bronson Koenig pens letter to NBA GMs as draft’s best shooter

When Wisconsin couldn’t hold off Florida in the Sweet 16, guard Bronson Koenig focused on two things: His mind and his body to prepare his case as an NBA prospect. In a letter to the Player’s Tribune, Koenig sent out a public service announcement to NBA GMs as not only the best three-point shooter in […] The post Bronson Koenig pens letter to NBA GMs as draft’s best shooter appeared first on Land of 10.
5 hours ago
Penn State football student section tickets sell out in under 90 minutes

Penn State football student section tickets sell out in under 90 minutes

Penn State really loves its football. That includes the students. Football season tickets for the school’s student section went on sale Thursday, and they sold out in 89 minutes time. Thank you, Students! Cant wait to see the nations best student section rock Beaver Stadium in 2017!
6 hours ago
Penn State Recruiting: Where things stand with top 2018 Nittany Lions defensive back targets

Penn State Recruiting: Where things stand with top 2018 Nittany Lions defensive back targets

Penn State now carries a pair of defensive backs in its 2018 recruiting class. The Nittany Lions are in position to add more pieces at safety and cornerback as this cycle continues, with in-state and long-distance recruitment efforts paying off. Coach James Franklin secured a pair of Texas standouts during their junior year of high school. […] The post Penn State Recruiting: Where things stand with top 2018 Nittany Lions defensive back targets appeared first on Land of 10.
6 hours ago
2017 NBA Draft: Why Iowa guard Peter Jok’s skill set and intangibles would fit perfectly with the Milwaukee Bucks

2017 NBA Draft: Why Iowa guard Peter Jok’s skill set and intangibles would fit perfectly with the Milwaukee Bucks

IOWA CITY, Iowa — By mid-June, Iowa sharp-shooting guard Peter Jok had worked out for 12 different NBA squads. Everybody connected with the NBA knows about Jok and his shooting ability. He’s got a high, quick release that’s accurate. Jok led the Big Ten in scoring at 19.9 points per game last season. He’s a prolific shooter […] The post 2017 NBA Draft: Why Iowa guard Peter Jok’s skill set and intangibles would fit perfectly with the Milwaukee Bucks appeared first on Land of 10.
6 hours ago
Tisdale, Mathis emerge as Ohio State begins to narrow search for its 2019 quarterback

Tisdale, Mathis emerge as Ohio State begins to narrow search for its 2019 quarterback

For almost a year, the commitment of Emory Jones as Ohio State’s 2018 quarterback has meant one thing: the Buckeyes were able to move way ahead and focus on trying to secure their 2019 quarterback while most schools were still evaluating 2018 options. That’s a benefit for a number of reasons, but even more positive for […] The post Tisdale, Mathis emerge as Ohio State begins to narrow search for its 2019 quarterback appeared first on Land of 10.
6 hours ago
Ohio State promotes Kerry Coombs to assistant coordinator

Ohio State promotes Kerry Coombs to assistant coordinator

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio State is promoting cornerbacks coach Kerry Coombs to assistant coordinator of the defense, the school announced Thursday. Coombs’ promotion completes an offseason overhaul of the Buckeyes’ defensive staff, following the departure of defensive coordinator Luke Fickell, who is now the head coach at Cincinnati. While maintaining his responsibilities as Ohio State’s cornerbacks […] The post Ohio State promotes Kerry Coombs to assistant coordinator appeared first on Land of 10.
6 hours ago
Legendary Michigan State All-American, Arizona State coach Frank Kush dies

Legendary Michigan State All-American, Arizona State coach Frank Kush dies

Frank Kush, who coached the Arizona State football team to prominence more than 40 years ago, died Thursday, an Arizona State spokesman confirmed. He was 88 years old. Kush was head coach for the Sun Devils from 1958-79. He posted a 176-54-1 record, including 6-1 in bowl games. The legendary coach also led Arizona State to […] The post Legendary Michigan State All-American, Arizona State coach Frank Kush dies appeared first on Land of 10.
7 hours ago
2017 NBA Draft preview: Why Michigan’s D.J. Wilson will be the one toy teams can’t wait to unwrap

2017 NBA Draft preview: Why Michigan’s D.J. Wilson will be the one toy teams can’t wait to unwrap

D.J. Wilson brings a massive toy box to the party, two parts gifts, one part unabashed lifts. The spin moves? The turnarounds? The fades? The jump hooks? The push shots? “When I did get the chance to watch, you’d replicate guys like Anthony Davis — long, rangy, lanky dudes with a lot of skills,” the […] The post 2017 NBA Draft preview: Why Michigan’s D.J. Wilson will be the one toy teams can’t wait to unwrap appeared first on Land of 10.