It wasn’t pretty. In fact, at times, it’s was ugly, the kind of game only the football cognoscenti could appreciate. But, it was a win, one versus a ranked team. And that’s all that matters to Wisconsin.
Maryland orchestrated a furious comeback after being down 15 at half to win 80-78 over Bucknell to move to 4-0.
No. 19 Purdue torched the nets against Fairfield Saturday, setting a new school record with 19 3-pointers made in a 106-64 win.
No. 13 Penn State blew out Nebraska, 56-44 on Senior Day as running back Saquon Barkley set Penn State's program rushing TD record with No. 39.
Wisconsin remains on top of my latest Big Ten Power Rankings, present by ArcelorMittal, and keeps its playoff hopes alive. Meanwhile, Ohio State wrapped up the Big Ten East. [ MORE: Week 12 video | Week 12 picks revisited ] See my latest list below. 1. Wisconsin (11-0, 8-0). The Badgers remain on track for a playoff slot, as they are 11-0 for the first time in school annals. Last week: 1 Up next: at Minnesota 2. Ohio State (9-2, 7-1). The Buckeyes have won the Big Ten East for the first time since 2014. Playoffs hopes remain alive. Last
Before we turn our attention to Week 13, it’s time to revisit how BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart and Big Ten fans did with their Week 12 Big Ten game predictions.
No. 17 Michigan State snatched win No. 8 this season with a snow-stricken 17-7 win over Maryland Saturday.
No. 8 Ohio State walloped Illinois, 52-14, to secure a spot in the Big Ten Championship game against Wisconsin.
Purdue climbed within one win of a bowl and notched its first Big Ten road win under Jeff Brohm with a 24-15 win at Iowa.
No. 20 Northwestern bounced back with an 82-74 win over La Salle Saturday in the Hall of Fame Tip-Off Tournament.
After clinching a Big Ten East Division title Saturday, Ohio State is headed back to Indianapolis for a Big Ten Championship Game matchup with Wisconsin.