Let me be the first to apologize to Purdue’s Caleb Swanigan. Also, no offense to Iowa’s Peter Jok. And, I hope Maryland’s Melo Trimble understands. But as the calendar is about to flip to February, there is no Big Ten player more valuable, versatile and dynamic than Wisconsin’s Ethan Happ.
Leading up to eight hours of live National Singing Day coverage on BTN?BTn2Go starting at 9 a.m. ET Wed., Feb. 1, BTN.com's Tom Dienhart looked for answer to this question: Why does anyone use the fax machine?
Earlier, BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart looked at the overall recruiting appeal of the football programs in the Big Ten East. Now, it's time for him to take a look at the programs in the Big Ten West.
As the conference season chugs toward the halfway point, it’s becoming clearer that Wisconsin and Maryland are the teams to beat. But keep an eye on Northwestern, which has won six in a row.
Another week, another chance for Wisconsin and Maryland to assert their dominance in the Big Ten. And it’s becoming more apparent that Northwestern is a legit NCAA team, as the Wildcats have ripped off six wins in a row. Can NU win the Big Ten?
With Signing Day on Wednesday, players are in the midst of making their college choices. A lot of things go into a kid’s decision on where to go to college. Academics, coaching, facilities and tradition are just a few of the factors.
Wisconsin loses some serious talent in 2017, but there's no reason to believe the Badgers won't reload like usual. Tom Dienhart lists the team's top five departures.
Who's in? Who's out? Who's right on the bubble? Check in with bracketologists Joe Lunardi and Jerry Palm to see how the Big Ten might stack up come tourney time.
Among the offseason coaching hires, Nebraska's addidtion of Bob Diaco as defensive coordinator may need to have the biggest impact on any team.
The rebuilding project rolls on at Rutgers. Janarion Grant will be back for the Scarlet Knights, but these five outgoing players need replacing in Year 2 under Chris Ash.