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Power Rankings: Nebraska rises to No. 8 in Jon Cripsin's latest poll

It’s been a few weeks, but BTN analyst Jon Crispin’s latest Big Ten Power Rankings, presented by ArcelorMittal, features the same No. 1 team for consecutive weeks. That team is Purdue, of course, winners of five in a row.

Caleb Swanigan, Purdue stay hot in 80-63 vs. Michigan State

Caleb Swanigan had 24 points and 15 rebounds, and Isaac Haas scored 18 points, leading No. 16 Purdue to an 80-63 victory over Michigan State on Saturday.

Michigan is making more than noise in its libraries: BTN LiveBIG

It’s not your typical makerspace.

Penn State students print kids a helping hand: BTN LiveBIG

Future engineers collaborate to create some futuristic prosthetics.

Purdue grad students create a big stir with small rocket engines: BTN LiveBIG

Some things are, in fact, just rocket science.

Indiana's MILL gives teachers some very techie tools: BTN LiveBIG

Rethinking how students interface with education.

Purdue Year in Review 2016: BTN LiveBIG

A banner year for the Boilermakers.

Northwestern entrepreneurs hammer out plans in 'The Garage': BTN LiveBIG

Power tools, drones, laser cutters, 3D printers, a state-of-the-art VR lab. You know, usual garage stuff.

Big Ten Mailbag: Tom Dienhart answers your Big Ten questions

Two days away from kickoff, I’m sorting through my mail bag on a hot August afternoon, answering your questions and wishing the season would get here quicker. Let’s go!

Football tour notebook: Fun takes from Rutgers football practice

The BTN bus tour spent Friday morning watching Rutgers’ practice on the school’s Livingston Campus, far from High Point Solutions Stadium. Why? Chris Ash wants to preserve the fields adjacent to the stadium.

Dienhart: 5 things I learned at Rutgers football practice

The fourth stop on the 2016 BTN bus tour had us at Rutgers practice on Friday morning. See what BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart learned about the Scarlet Knights inside.

Dienhart: Here's what I'll be watching at Rutgers practice

New Rutgers coach Chris Ash has work to do after arriving from a gig as defensive coordinator at Ohio State. Good thing his area of specialty is defense, as the

Dienhart: Rutgers Scarlet Knights' offseason to-do list

Chris Ash continues to put his stamp on the Rutgers program after taking over for Kyle Flood. Job No. 1: change the culture. Offense? Defense? Special teams? It all needs

BTN LiveBIG: Ohio State professor is picking up good vibrations

Sometimes the smallest things can make big differences. The sway of a bridge or building caused by wind is barely perceptible for most people, for instance, but Ryan Harne sees

2016 Spring Football Preview: Rutgers Scarlet Knights

Change is the operative word at Rutgers, as Chris Ash continues to put his stamp on the program after taking over for Kyle Flood. [ MORE: Get all of Tom

BTN LiveBIG: The 'B1G' Picture

One of the most fun parts of LiveBIG is the pictures we get to see — and share — with the stories we tell. When the subject matter ranges from supernovas to woolly mammoths,

Power Rankings: Wisconsin, Purdue move up two spots this week

After yet another crazy week of Big Ten play, certain teams have proven that they belong at the top while others have given us more to question. [ MORE: Power

Power Rankings: See where your team falls in Jon Crispin's list

Sunday night on “B1G Basketball & Beyond,” Mike DeCourcy brought up the point that now that we have reached the mid-point of February it is unofficially acceptable to begin to

BTN's Jon Crispin on Purdue-Iowa: 'We are in for a great game'

Heading into Sunday’s Big Ten showdown between Purdue and Iowa on BTN, men’s basketball analyst Jon Crispin calls Iowa “one of the most consistent teams in college basketball.” How can Purdue avoid another loss to Iowa this season? What must the Hawkeyes do to complete the regular season sweep? Come read what Crispin says.

BTN LiveBIG: Living 'B1G' in 2015

When we say the students, faculty and staff, and alumni of the universities of the Big Ten Conference “live big,” we aren’t overstating our case. Last year, we reported stories

BTN LiveBIG: Boiler up, up and away at the Hangar of the Future

During football and basketball games, BTN LiveBIG will spotlight notable examples of research, innovation and community service from around the conference. In-Game stories will provide more background on these features,

How successors to legendary Big Ten coaches have fared

After flirting with retirement in the offseason, Wisconsin’s Bo Ryan made it official tonight: He’s retiring with long-time assistant Greg Gard taking over as interim head coach. [ MORE: Top

Volleyball Report: Time to get ready for tonight's Extravaganza

Tonight, we break new ground on the Big Ten Network with the first ever B1G Volleyball Extravaganza. All 14 teams will be playing on one night in seven matches over

Jon Crispin: All the good problems in West Lafayette

There are many Division I coaches in the country who have a wish list in regards to personnel and pieces on the floor. While we have seen some schools (Duke

What did Tom Dienhart learn about Big Ten in Week 3? Find out here!

Here is what I learned on Saturday, a day when Northwestern and Iowa continued to dream big, Illinois had its balloon burst, Nebraska had its heart broken (again) and Ohio State, Michigan State and Minnesota won ugly.