What some felt was going to happen last season has finally taken place: Nebraska fired Bo Pelini on Sunday despite delivering at least nine wins in each of his seven seasons.
Can you believe the regular season is over? That was a fast season, and now we're headed to the Big Ten title game, a matchup that will pit Wisconsin vs. Ohio State.
Melvin Gordon rushed for 151 yards and a touchdown, while also catching a TD pass to lead the Badgers to a 34-24 win that claimed the Big Ten West title and trip to the league championship game. Find out more inside!
Rivalry week didn’t disappoint, with the Minnesota at Wisconsin game being the headliner. Get Tom Dienhart's Week 14 recap inside!
With his first carry vs. Minnesota, Wisconsin’s Melvin Gordon moved into the history books. Gordon passed former Wisconsin great and 1999 Heisman Trophy winner Ron Dayne to set the Big Ten single-season rushing record. Gordon now can eye even greater achievements. Could Gordon join Dayne as a Heisman winner? Perhaps. Most straw polls have Gordon running second or third in the race, with Oregon’s Marcus Mariota leading. What would Gordon need to do to enhance his Heisman stock? Keep ticking off 200-yard rushing games—he has three in a row–and lead the Badgers to the Big Ten title with a big
Minnesota needs all the help it can get to win at Wisconsin for the first time since 1994 and clinch the Big Ten West title. And the Gophers’ cause will get a big boost from the return of top rusher David Cobb from injury. During the week, Minnesota coach Jerry Kill wasn’t sure about Cobb’s availability, describing it as a “big question mark” after he left last week’s game at Nebraska in the second half with a hamstring injury. “I know he’ll do his best to go, but we’re not going to risk somebody going out there 90 percent or
It was a great win for Nebraska on Friday. The most impressive thing? The Cornhuskers’ ability to rebound from adversity.
In this Friday's Buig Ten Links, Wisconsin's Gary Andersen previews Saturday's game against Minnesota, we spotlight an amazing story about Minnesota defensive tackle Cameron Botticelli, and we sprinkle in a few basketball, notes too.
What does Tevin Coleman's pregame routine consist of? What is his favorite play in the playbook? Find out in this Q&A with Tom Dienhart.
Rivalry week is here, with several juicy clashes. All eyes will be on Madison, though, where Minnesota and Wisconsin will meet in a de facto Big Ten West title game.