Deep breath … exhale. OK, let’s begin taking a look at one of the crazier Big Ten Saturdays we have seen in years.
It's Sunday, and that means it's time for Gerry DiNardo's weekly Sunday Ruminations. Get the BTN analyst's 140-character thoughts on every Big Ten team that played Saturday inside.
Seventy-three seconds. That's how long a rally lasted during the Nebraska-Illinois women's volleyball match Saturday night.
Michigan State defensive back Jalen Watts-Jackson has had hip surgery a day after scoring the winning touchdown on the final play against Michigan.
Braxton Miller is a known commodity, a two-time Big Ten Offensive Player of the Year, but his surname was misspelled on his new Ohio State all-black alternate jersey to open Saturday night's game vs. Penn State.
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, and the opportunity to view the videos again. When Connor Cosgrove was diagnosed with leukemia two weeks into his career as a wide receiver at the University of Minnesota, he had to call an audible on his life’s goals. Now, the former student-athlete is making sure other people undergoing cancer treatment have a bit more comfort in their lives as they go through chemotherapy. Cosgrove is the co-founder of ComfPort,
What a fun day of Big Ten football! [ MORE: Best of Week 7 | Week 7 scoreboard | Power Rankings | Latest polls | Week 7 picks revisited | Week 7 top performers | What our expert learned | Dienhart: The Mitten State rivalry is back | Twitter: Former Spartans react to winning play | Watch Dantonio, Harbaugh talk wild win | Watch Rutgers win on walk-off FG | Photo: Braxton Miller jersey mix-up | Big Ten standings | Big Ten stats ] There were a ton of outstanding individual performances on Saturday, highlighted by five standout Big Ten
Before we turn our attention to Week 8, it's time to revisit how the BTN.com team, Minnesota beat writer Joe Christensen and Big Ten fans did with their Week 7 Big Ten game predictions.
ANN ARBOR, Mich. – “We played winning football.” [ MORE: Best of Week 7 | Week 7 scoreboard | Power Rankings | Latest polls | Week 7 picks revisited | Week 7 top performers | What our expert learned | Dienhart: The Mitten State rivalry is back | Twitter: Former Spartans react to winning play | Watch Dantonio, Harbaugh talk wild win | Watch Rutgers win on walk-off FG | Photo: Braxton Miller jersey mix-up | Big Ten standings | Big Ten stats ] Those were Jim Harbaugh’s words. And, he was correct in his somber post-game analysis. His Michigan
Jalen Watts-Jackson forever has a place in the storied Michigan-Michigan State football rivalry. [ MORE: Watch the walk-off winner | Twitter: Former Spartans react to win | Dienhart: This rivalry is back | Big Ten standings | Big Ten stats ] The defensive back and special teams regular picked up Michigan’s flubbed punt attempt on the game’s final play and went 38 yards to the end zone to give Michigan State its first lead and the walk-off touchdown. The play was one of the most unlikely endings in the game’s history, one BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart called “one of