Hail to the team
The stadium rings as everyone sings,
The Scarlet and Cream.
Cheers for a victory, echo our loyalty;
So, on mighty men,
The eyes of the land, upon every hand,
Are looking at you.
Fight on for victory.
If a Big Ten invitation to apply comes Nebraska's way, the Huskers likely would accept, colleague Andy Katz reports. Tom Osborne has Nebraska on a path to the Big Ten, Steven Sipple writes the Lincoln Journal-Star. A move to the Big Ten would please Nebraska's eggheads as well, Matthew Hansen and Leslie Reed writes in the Omaha World-Herald.
The Big Ten's final expansion should include Nebraska, Notre Dame and Rutgers, and forget the rest, Teddy Greenstein writes in the Chicago Tribune. Perhaps Nebraska will only be Step 1 in the Big Ten's expansion push, Greenstein writes.
Get ready for at least two super conferences, CBSsports.com's Dennis Dodd writes.
Demar Dorsey tells mgoblog that he'll re-open his recruitment if he can't get in to Michigan.
Indiana athletic director Fred Glass weighs in on expansion, from The (Bloomington) Herald-Times (subscription required).
Illinois coach Ron Zook talks about quarterback Jacob Charest's departure from the team, Chris Hine writes in the Chicago Tribune.
Iowa officials are far from the center of the expansion talks, Marc Morehouse writes in The (Cedar Rapids) Gazette.