Happy Friday! In today's spin around the Big Ten headlines, we look at Purdue's impressive road win. Plus, Michigan football starts practice and all eyes are on the QBs. Speaking of QBs, why didn't Athlon include any Big Ten names on that "10 QBs on the rise" list? Dive in and click around.
Students at Big Ten universities aren’t waiting until they get out into the “real world” to make a difference. Find out how they’re working together to create positive, meaningful change in this BTN LiveBIG series: the Student Section. On the campus of Purdue University, there’s a place called The Anvil. It’s not a forge, but rather a co-working space available to anyone who has an idea and wants to work on it, and perhaps share it. It’s also one of Conlin Durbin’s favorite things about attending Purdue. Durbin, 21, a junior from Greensburg, Ind., finds the energy of the collaborative
Purdue's Jon Octeus threw down an outstanding dunk on Thursday against Indiana. Check it out in this post!
There were three Big Ten men's basketball games on Thursday night. Get scores, recaps and video highlights in this post.
The Big Ten has released a breakdown of conference opponents for the 2016 women’s basketball season. All 14 Big Ten teams will play a 18-game conference schedule, playing five teams both home and away and eight teams just one time. Here is a look at the conference opponents for every Big Ten team. Illinois Home: Maryland, Michigan State, Northwestern, Penn State Away: Iowa, Michigan, Nebraska, Purdue Home/Away: Indiana, Minnesota, Ohio State, Rutgers, Wisconsin Indiana Home: Michigan, Michigan State, Penn State, Rutgers Away: Maryland, Northwestern, Ohio State, Purdue Home/Away: Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, Wisconsin Iowa Home: Illinois, Maryland, Ohio State, Rutgers
There is a growing buzz around the idea to make freshmen students ineligible to play football and men's basketball, and that buzz stems from recent reports that several conferences - including the Big Ten - want to discuss the idea.
The Big Ten has released a breakdown of conference opponents for the 2016 men's basketball season. Check it out inside this post!
BTN will provide unprecedented coverage of the inaugural seasons of Big Ten men’s and women’s lacrosse, televising at least 25 men’s and women’s games and streaming approximately 30 additional games on BTN Plus.
With its 81-70 victory over Wisconsin on Thursday night, the Maryland women’s basketball team clinched at least a share of the Big Ten Championship and secured the No. 1 seed in the Big Ten Women’s Basketball Tournament, to be held March 4-8 at Sears Centre Arena in Hoffman Estates, Ill. The Terrapins improved to 15-0 in their inaugural Big Ten season and 24-2 overall. Maryland has won 18 consecutive games and is ranked fifth in the national polls. Sophomore guard Brionna Jones guided Maryland with a game-leading 20 points and 15 rebounds, while Shatori Walker-Kimbrough and Lexie Brown added 17
We're rolling team-by-team Big Ten football stories over the next few weeks. Here's a look at Minnesota's spring preview.