The Big Ten is one of the most powerful conferences in college football, and one of the main reasons for that is because the league recruits well. Sure, this isn't the SEC, but with national powers like Michigan and Ohio State leading the way, the B1G pulls in its fair share of talent.
The following list is a straightforward piece ranking the top 25 targets on the trail who are looking at Big Ten schools. This list also shows the recruiting reach of the league, as the B1G can pull recruits from far outside the Midwest region.
From skill recruits in California, eyeing speed in Florida, trying to lure toughness out of New Jersey and of course looking hard into Texas, this list clearly shows the Big Ten isn't just a regional recruiting league.