BTN’s Glen Mason interviewed Minnesota coach Jerry Kill on Friday afternoon and the two discussed Kill’s return after the Gophers coach suffered a seizure during last week’s football game. In the conversation Kill talks about the seizure, his hospital stay and what he told his team on Thursday when he returned to practice.
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The third week of the college football season kicks off at noon ET Saturday with a pair of games as Michigan hosts Eastern Michigan and Purdue faces Southeast Missouri State. BTN’s lineup continues at 3:30 p.m. with two more Big Ten home games. Minnesota and Indiana are both looking for their first wins of the season as they host Miami (Ohio) and South Carolina State, respectively. At 7 p.m. Illinois plays No. 18 Arizona State. All five games will air on the BTN to a national audience, so use our handy BTN GameFinder to find you TV information.
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Tonight on The Big Ten Pulse at 6:30 p.m. ET, Rick Pizzo, Brandon Williams and Tim Doyle roll up their sleeves and discuss the big Week 3 games, including a measuring stick game for Illinois, Michigan State’s tough road stretch starting in South Bend and Ohio State’s statement game at Miami. Also, we discuss this question: Is there such thing as too much of a good thing when it comes to great quarterbacking? All this and more. Follow @BTNThePulse on Twitter and come talk to us.
BTN Live is a show built around live opinions and questions from the Big Ten fans. On Thursday our panel of experts discussed a number of topics, including how Big Ten football coaches should handle having their players on Twitter. It was good stuff, and you can sound off to our guys @BTNLive all week. Watch now as the BTN Live crew answers questions posed by Twitter followers who joined us online during The Fifth Quarter, the live Internet-only segment that streams on BTN.com after “BTNLive” concludes on TV. And check out our online TV schedule to catch re-airs of that episode.
Our Big Ten Football Report airs Friday night at 7 p.m. ET, but we like to catch up with our football talent before each show and tape a little video update. The show features our two experts, former Michigan State star Tony Banks and former Purdue star Rosevelt Colvin. So if you send us your really good Big Ten football questions, we’ll choose the best ones and ask them for a Web-only video clip to be posted Friday afternoon.