#BTNLive - December 2012 Audio Archive

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Dec. 28, 2012: Rick Pizzo and Gerry DiNardo take a closer look at Minnesota and Michigan State’s bowl matchups. Guests include: Phil Miller, Minnesota beat writer from the Star-Tribune, and Matt Charbonneau, Michigan State beat writer from the Detroit News.


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Dec. 27, 2012: Mike Hall, Howard Griffith, and Gerry DiNardo are joined by guests Penn State Linebacker Michael Mauti, Purdue quarterback Robert Marve, and Michigan safety Jordan Kovacs.


Dec. 26, 2012: Mike Hall, Jon Jansen and Brandon Williams break down all seven bowl games involving Big Ten teams.


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Dec. 25, 2012: Rick Pizzo, Howard Griffith and Chuck Long are joined by Northwestern running back Venric Mark and Wisconsin running back Melvin Gordon. The hosts also look back at their favorite Christmas Day sports memories.


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Dec. 24, 2012: Mike Hall and Glen Mason hand out a “gift” to each Big Ten football team and offer up five things they look forward to in the 2013 season.


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Dec. 21, 2012: Rick Pizzo and Gerry DiNardo take a closer look at Wisconsin’s new head coach Gary Andersen, and the show includes interviews with Andersen, Barry Alvarez and former Badger Brandon Williams.


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Dec. 20, 2012: Dave Revsine, Howard Griffith, and Gerry DiNardo are joined by these guests: Aaron Craft, Ohio State guard; Jerry Kill, Minnesota football coach; and Dave Heller, Wisconsin beat writer for the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.


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Dec. 19, 2012: Mike Hall, Jon Jansen and Brandon Williams tell you why Gary Andersen is the right man for the Wisconsin job. Also, BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart and Michigan State TE Dion Sims join the show.


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Dec. 18, 2012: Mike Hall, Howard Griffith and Chuck Long discuss the dilemma Wisconsin faces at quarterback and describe how Nebraska picks up the pieces following its Big Ten title game. Plus, Wisconsin LB Chris Borland and BTN hoops analyst Shon Morris join the show.


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Dec. 17, 2012: Rick Pizzo and Glen Mason are joined by BTN NFL draft expert Russ Lande, who debuts his latest Big Ten Big Board, and basketball analyst Tim Doyle, who talks about how Indiana will recover from its loss to Butler.


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Dec. 14, 2012: Rick Pizzo and Gerry Dinardo talk football with former Nebraska quarterback Tommie Frazier. Mike DeCourcy from The Sporting News also calls in to discuss Northwestern guard/forward Drew Crawford’s season ending shoulder surgery and what that means to Northwestern.


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Dec. 13, 2012: Rick Pizzo, Gerry Dinardo and Howard Griffith have the latest on the Wisconsin coaching search. Northwestern’s Kain Colter joins the show, as does Michigan’s Devin Gardner who has some extra fun at Howard’s expense.


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Dec. 12, 2012: Mike Hall, Jon Jansen and Brandon Williams discuss which Big Ten underclassmen should stay in school and which should go to the NFL. Plus, Illinois star Brandon Paul joins the show to talk about the perfect Illini.


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Dec. 11, 2012: Dave Revsine and Chuck Long talk about the latest surrounding the Wisconsin coaching staff and the latter recounts his memories of being a finalist for the Heisman Trophy.


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Dec. 10, 2012: Mike Hall and Glen Mason talk Big Ten expansion and discuss the latest developments in Wisconsin’s search for a new football coach. Also, Tim Doyle joins the show to offer his thoughts on Illinois and Minnesota’s hot starts.


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Dec. 7, 2012: Rick Pizzo and Gerry DiNardo are joined by BTN football analyst Rosevelt Colvin to talk about Purdue’s decision to go with Darrell Hazell as head coach. Basketball analyst Tim Doyle checks in to preview a busy Saturday in basketball.


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Dec. 6, 2012: Mike Hall, Gerry DiNardo, and Howard Griffith talk with  Wisconsin AD/interim football coach Barry Alvarez to discuss Bret Bielema’s departure and his decision to lead the Badgers football team at the Rose Bowl. Also, Lafayette (Ind.) Journal and Courier’s Purdue beat reporter Mike Carmin joins us to talk about the hiring of Darrell Hazell.


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Dec. 5, 2012: Mike Hall, Brandon Williams and Tim Doyle discuss Purdue’s hiring of Darrell Hazell and offer their thoughts on Bret Bielema’s introduction at Arkansas, and tell us where Wisconsin goes now.


Dec. 4, 2012: Rick Pizzo, Howard Griffith and Chuck Long talk about the latest coaching situations at Purdue and Wisconsin.


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Dec. 3, 2012: Mike Hall and Glen Mason discuss what went down Saturday night in Indianapolis and BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart joins the show to talk about the conference’s seven bowl games.


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Dec. 1, 2012: Dave Revsine, Glen Mason, Gerry DiNardo and Howard Griffith host “#BTNLive” from Indianapolis, site of the Big Ten Championship game and are joined by former Nebraska QB Tommie Frazier and many other guests.