Posted by ESPN.com's Chris Low
Here's some of what's happening Thursday in the Big Ten:
Big Ten commissioner Jim Delany suggests that President Obama should stick to basketball brackets and forget about a college football playoff.
The small town of Pahokee, Fla., has been in the news lately thanks to Lane Kiffin and Tennessee. But Michigan also has its eyes on several players from the talent-laden town.
Minnesota officials are set to announce that nearly $90 million has been raised from private sources for a new football stadium, Myron P. Medcalf of The Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.
Former Michigan receiver Toney Clemons is ready to start over at Colorado, Kyle Ringo of The Boulder Daily Camera reports.
A benign, baseball-sized tumor was removed from the chest of former Iowa defensive end standout Kenny Iwebema, who's now with the Arizona Cardinals.