Elliott Heading To Ohio State
(Kansas City, MO) -- The state's top high school football prospect Ezekiel Elliott is sticking with his previous verbal commitment to attend Ohio State. Leading up to signing day, he was reportedly on the fence between Mizzou and the Buckeyes. Elliott is from John Burroughs School in St. Louis. He's also the son of two former Missouri athletes.
K-State Announces Recruiting Class
(Manhattan, KS) -- Kansas State announced its 2013 signing class on Wednesday. The list includes a pair of four-star recruits including linebacker Nick Ramirez out of Lee's Summit. Ramirez had 115 tackles as a junior and 130 as sophomore. K-State also signed 6-foot 5-inch defensive end Tanner Wood out of Conway Springs. Wood played QB as well in high school, setting a Kansas record with 659 rushing yards against Chaparral.
Players Make Choices On National Signing Day
(Undated) -- Yesterday marked the unofficial start of the college football season with National Signing Day. High school standouts from across the country made their college selections. Illinois has the 46th-best class according to Rivals.
Illini Welcome Top-Ranked Hoosiers
(Champaign, IL) -- Illinois is set to host top-ranked Indiana in Champaign tonight. The Illini are 15-and-8 with a 2-and-7 mark in Big Ten play. The Hoosiers are now 20-and-2 with an 8-and-1 conference record.
Blues Hosting Red Wings
(St. Louis, MO) -- Blown out by the Predators on Tuesday, the Blues host the Red Wings tonight in St. Louis. The Blues are in the midst of a four-game homestand. They're 6-and-3 on the season while Detroit is 4-4-and-1.