The decision by Brandon Scherff to return for his senior season paid off—handsomely, as he was the No. 5 overall pick. He won the Outland Trophy that goes to the nation’s best interior lineman. He became the Hawkeyes’ 21st consensus All-American. And Thursday, he became the fifth player in the history of Iowa football to get drafted in the top five. The guy is gonna be a stud. “I set goals for myself that (offensive line coach) Brian Ferentz and coach (Reese) Morgan told me to set for myself, and I accomplished some of those and I’m happy,” Scherff said.
The Illini (40-6-1, 16-1), winners of a program-record 21 straight games, moved up one spot to No. 6 in the USA Today Baseball Coaches Poll, released Monday.
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. Duck Yim, senior architecture student at The Ohio State University, is an outstanding example of what people can accomplish if they’re willing to push past self-imposed limits. With his incredible work ethic, varied interests and passion for service, Yim is charting a path all his own. “When I started at Ohio State, I worked really hard,” Yim said. “At 20 years old,
Maryland, Northwestern, Ohio State and Penn State were selected to the 2105 NCAA Women's Lacrosse Tournament, it was announced Sunday night.
Three Big Ten teams were selected to the 2015 NCAA tourney, it was announced Sunday night. Johns Hopkins, Maryland and Ohio State will represent the conference in this year's bracket.
The Big Ten on Sunday announced the 2015 Big Ten Softball Tournament bracket, with Michigan earning the No. 1 seed after clinching its 19th conference championship.
Winners of a program-record 21 straight games, the Illinois baseball team celebrated its fifth straight Big Ten sweep by singing some Maxine Nightengale on the way back home from Columbus.
The 2015 NFL Draft just concluded on Saturday evening. However, as is the case every year, pundits are already posting mock drafts for next year's draft.
Thirty-five Big Ten football players were selected in the 2015 NFL Draft. Now, it's time for the players who weren't selected to ink undrafted free agent contracts with the team of their choice.
No. 3 Michigan put the finishing touches on its eighth straight Big Ten championship, cruising to a 10-2, five-inning decision to claim the outright title Sunday afternoon. Junior leftfielder Kelly Christner wrapped up her near-perfect weekend at the plate with a 2-for-2, three-RBI effort. She went 8-for-9 over the series. Junior second baseman Sierra Romero also tallied two hits, while junior designated player Kelsey Susalla, senior catcher Lauren Sweet and sophomore third baseman Lindsay Montemarano drove in two runs apiece. Sophomore RHP Megan Betsa (24-4) tossed her second one-hitter of the weekend, striking out seven through four innings of work.