RecruitingNation links: Big Ten edition


Austin Ward writes: Ohio State doesn't have a void of talent by any stretch. But even Urban Meyer is concerned about the leadership void on defense after the departures of John Simon and Zach Boren.

Brad Bournival writesInsider: The Buckeyes face some questions regarding the 2014 class, particularly in shoring up the offensive line after a thin 2013 haul up front.


Josh Moyer writesInsider: The high school coach of PSU 2013 signee and four-star guard Brendan Mahon says the offensive lineman was a key to the best rushing season in school history.


Recruiting roundtableInsider: The WN crew talks with SoonerNation recruiting writer Bob Przybylo about the departure from Michigan and arrival at Oklahoma of defensive line coach Jerry Montgomery and where that might touch off some recruiting battles.