In our latest “5 Things I Know” with BTN women’s basketball analyst Stephanie White, the former Purdue star and current WNBA head coach discusses the role of spoiler, the Iowa-Northwestern shootout, Michigan State’s Aerial Powers recent play and more. Here’s what White told BTN.com this week: 1. Beware of the middle of the pack Even though the middle of the Big Ten is five or six games out of first place in the conference race, they certainly have opportunities to spoil things for those at the top and increase the possibilities of winning the conference tournament. Teams in the league
Raphael Davis has been a key cog in the Boilermakers’ recent rise to relevancy. BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart sat down with Davis to talk about the team and so much more.
Happy National Signing Day, Big Ten fans! Are you excited? If so, hop inside to get one recruiting link for all 14 Big Ten football teams.
BTN will air a live, two-hour “BTN Football & Beyond: Signing Day Special” at 3:30 p.m.ET Wednesday, to evaluate the incoming class of future Big Ten football stars. Host Mike Hall and analysts Gerry DiNardo and Howard Griffith will review each school’s recruiting class and discuss expectations for some of the biggest impact players. Not near a TV? You can watch the entire show live via BTN2Go, beginning at 3:30 p.m. ET via this link. A select number of school signing day press conferences are also available live via BTN2Go. See what’s offered right here. The program will include video highlights
Three games in Big Ten men’s basketball action Tuesday night as No. 4 Wisconsin second-highest point total of the season helped the Badgers past Indiana, 92-78. Later, Nebraska beat Northwestern, 76-60. In the final game of the night, Illinois dropped Rutgers, 66-54. Catch up on all of Tuesday’s action on our Big Ten scoreboard and with video highlights in this post. Also, look ahead to two Wednesday night games on BTN/BTN2Go. Use the links below for each of Tuesday night’s game. WISCONSIN 92, INDIANA 78: BOX | PBP | AP RECAP Frank Kaminsky scored 23 points and No. 5 Wisconsin’s athletic frontcourt
We have officially reached the midpoint of the Big Ten conference schedule. That being the case, it's time for BTN.com's midseason All-Big Ten team and individual award winners.
National Signing Day is just hours away. See BTN.com senior editor Tom Dienhart's Q&A with Kevin Ryan, the Big Ten editor for 247Sports.com, inside.
Before #UMSigningDay, try to pin @CoachJim4UM's pen. Tweet screengrab using #PinThePen & be entered to win … https://t.co/sOinUR8SYj — Michigan Football (@umichfootball) February 3, 2015 Surely, you didn’t think someone affiliated with Ohio State would let Michigan’s recent Twitter promotion, pictured above, go without trolling it somehow, someway. It happened, and it was @Brutus_Buckeye trolling Ohio State’s biggest rival in grand fashion. The mascot of the national champions didn’t #PinThePen, as the tweet instructed; instead, he added his own little twist to the promotion, along with this text in his entry: “Probably not going to win, am I? #GoBucks.” Not
National Signing Day is Wednesday, in case you haven't heard. We know, you didn't need the reminder. Until tomorrow, enjoy these old signing day photos.
A baker’s dozen worth of games dots the Big Ten menu this week, as the season chugs into the second half. See Tom Dienhart's ranking of this week's slate of games.