Illinois and Wisconsin carded convincing shutouts vs. Western Illinois and Miami (OH), respectively, and Jim Harbaugh recorded his first win at Michigan to highlight early Week 2 Big Ten action. Get caught up on all of Saturday’s early afternoon action below. Here’s the link to our late afternoon game coverage. Looking for available live in-game highlights? Check us out on YouTube and on Facebook and on Twitter (use the links below for school Twitter accounts): Illinois football highlights Indiana football highlights Iowa football highlights Maryland football highlights Michigan football highlights Michigan State football highlights Minnesota football highlights Nebraska football highlights
Jim Harbaugh wore them as a player at Michigan. Now, the team he is coaching will wear them on the field. Michigan fans were treated to a first look at the Wolverines’ helmet stickers before the start of Saturday’s matchup with Oregon State. UM’s Snapchat account posted a video of senior linebacker Desmond Morgan’s locker, which features the helmet stickers. MLive.com reporter Nick Baumgardner tweeted out the photo at the top of the post, where you can see the new-look helmet stickers. The design looks very similar to what the Wolverines wore in the late ’80s and early ’90s. I
Did you see this Big Ten game-winner yet? In men’s soccer on BTN Plus on BTN2Go, Wisconsin’s Christopher Mueller’s drilled a last-second goal in the second overtime to give the Badgers a dramatic win over Rutgers. Hat tip to @BTNStudentU for posting the clip to Twitter as soon as it happened. Keep your eye on the clock as you watch the video above. With time winding down in double overtime and a scoreless draw looming, Mueller took one last shot at net and redirected a blast off a defender and over the goalkeeper for the score with just one second remaining.
Our exclusive Field Pass cameras only available with BTN2Go go live at 2:30 p.m. ET today with look-ins on the Ohio State Buckeyes warming up before their matchup against Hawaii. Just click this link to watch. Use that same link to watch the entire game live, too. Log onto BTN2Go.com or launch the BTN2Go app on your mobile device to access our Field Pass camera. Our cameras will focus on both Ohio State and Hawaii warming up prior to the game, plus any other activity in the stadium, including pregame band performances. Keep an eye out for Hawaii’s “Haka” chant on Field Pass leading up
In the mid-1960s, Michigan State was a college football juggernaut. Coached by the legendary Duffy Daugherty, they won two national championships in a row and put more All-Americans on the field in a single season than many other prominent programs did during the whole decade. And in the 1967 NFL Draft, an astounding four of the first eight players picked were from MSU. But just as significant as all that was the Spartans’ revolutionary recruiting strategy at the time, which helped sound the death knell of segregation in sports. During the early 1960s, Coach Daugherty combed the southern United States
The biggest college football game this week features No. 5 Michigan State vs. No. 7 Oregon. ESPN’s College GameDay will be in attendance in East Lansing for the game, which gives you an idea of how important this non-conference clash is. While preparing for tomorrow’s big game, it looks like the College GameDay crew came across something unique in the Spartans’ weight room. Check out the tweet at the top of the post, which shows MSU’s motivational board leading up to the Spartans’ matchup with Oregon. Sayings such as “demand high standards” and “great effort requires a great attitude” fill
Roy Marble will be remembered as one of the greatest players in Iowa basketball history. The former Hawkeye great died Friday at the age of 48 following a yearlong battle with cancer. After starring for four years at Iowa, Marble left college as the Hawkeyes’ all-time leading scorer. He scored 2,116 points from 1985 through 1989 and the Hawkeyes competed in the NCAA tournament in all four years he was there. To this day, Marble is the only player in Iowa basketball history to score more than 2,000 career points. “Roy is a Hawkeye through and through,” said former Iowa
"Can Northwestern really be a factor in the Big Ten West?" "I won’t be shocked if Minnesota wakes up on Sunday morning 0-2." "Penn State is under big-time pressure to win." These are a just a few of the Friday topics of Tom Dienhart tackles heading into Saturday's games.
Thanks to our exclusive Field Pass cameras only available with BTN2Go, Big Ten fans will get an early live look at the Ohio State Buckeyes warming up before their matchup against Hawaii at 3:30 p.m. ET on BTN. One hour before the game (2:30 p.m. ET) log onto BTN2Go.com or launch the BTN2Go app on your mobile device to access our Field Pass camera.
Did you know there is a new rule that says players’ shirts must cover their bellies? See what one Big Ten running back said about it, plus look at stories covering Penn State's offensive line shift, what Notre Dame thinks of the rivalry game against Michigan, and one writer's theory on why Cardale Jones started against Virginia Tech.