In Thursday's Big Ten links, we take a look at Thursday's Indiana-Purdue game as well as an interesting profile of Time Miles in a season of disappointments for Nebraska. Also, the Big Ten has a number of players at the NFL Combine. Dive for more.
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. “Every campus has an identity, a culture. It’s all around us; it’s everywhere. But we are the ones who craft it. At Indiana, we want our culture to be a culture of care.” That’s the sentiment of Patrick Holbrook, a junior at Indiana University and co-chair of Culture of Care, a relatively new but fast-growing movement on campus. As described in a
Super Wednesday featured two outstanding Big Ten men's basketball games. Catch up on all the action in this post!
Stefon Diggs showed off his outstanding athletic ability numerous times during his playing career at Maryland. Now, as the wide receiver prospect prepares for the NFL Draft, he is wowing people with his athletic skills once again. Diggs recently posted a video to Instagram of him making several incredible one-handed catches. The video, which shows Diggs reaching out and leaping up to snag passes, is rather impressive. Diggs is projected as a mid-round pick in the upcoming NFL Draft.
New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick paid the Hoosiers basketball team a visit during Tuesday's practice.
We're rolling team-by-team Big Ten football stories over the next few weeks. Here's a look at Michigan State's spring preview.
PLEASE get off Iowa's bandwagon. Which Big Ten team was rated the highest in football recruiting for 2015? "Why isn't Wisconsin projected as No. 1 NCAA tournament seed? These are but a few of the letters sent to BTN senior writer Tom Dienhart, and he responds to them all.
Our producers here at BTN.com wanted to get a closer look at some of the star women basketball players around the Big Ten, so we started a new series of interviews called “Court Convo.” We’re excited to post the fourth one here. In this edition, BTN’s Taylor Rooks chatted with Northwestern’s sophomore forward Nia Coffey about a few things including her game-wining play against Michigan, her loving relationship with her sister, Sydney Coffey, and life on the Wildcats basketball team. We’ll be posting others for the rest of the 2014-2015 season! In case you’ve missed the previous editions, you can check them out
In our latest “5 Things I Know” with BTN women’s basketball analyst Stephanie White, our analyst looks at that amazing night from Minnesota’s Amanda Zaui B., Northwestern’s winning streak, another milestone for Michigan State’s Aerial Powers, and the best games in the coming days. Here’s what White has for us this week: 1. WOWIE ZAUI! Last nights incredible performance for Amanda Zaui B. was one for the ages. Zaui has been consistent all season long and certainly under-publicized from a national media standpoint, but 39 points and 29 rebounds makes a statement. There was nothing Iowa could do to stop
In Wednesday's Big ten links, we look at continued reaction to Pat Chambers criticism of the basketball referees. Plus, who is compiling recruiting profiles of sixth-grade football players? And what will Wisconsin do when Traevon Jackson returns from injury? Catch up on that and more.