The Big Ten suffered some key attrition with players declaring for the 2015 draft, which will be April 30-May 2 in Chicago. Tom Dienhart ranks the 11 Big Ten players who have declared for the NFL Draft.
Interesting take from Bleacher Report that says the Big Ten needs to fight back on recruiting rules that favor the SEC. The author of this piece, Greg Couch, says unofficial visits hurt Big Ten schools, who can’t get as many from top players as SEC schools on those “unofficials” because of proximity. Unofficial visits aren’t paid for by the school, so it’s cheaper for a recruit in the south to drive to many SEC schools than it is for them to fly to a Big Ten one. The story quotes BTN’s very own Gerry DiNardo, too. “The Big Ten can advocate for
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. “It’s a really great experience being able to run a marathon, but when you’re doing it for something even bigger than yourself, it’s a rewarding feeling.” Those are the words of University of Iowa senior Natalie Northup, logistics chair for Dance Marathon the Marathon (DMM). DMM is a branch of the University of Iowa Dance Marathon, a student organization that raises money
Both Sam Thompson and Marc Loving were responsible for highlight-reel dunks in the Buckeyes' 80-56 blowout win over Maryland on Thursday night.
What is your favorite Big Ten campus? BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart provides his list of the top seven college campuses in the Big Ten. Check it out!
There are two Big Ten men's basketball games on the schedule tonight. Track scores, stats, recaps and select video highlights from tonight's games in this post!
The top-ranked Iowa Hawkeyes and second-ranked Minnesota Golden Gophers, both 10-0, will face off in a highly anticipated dual at 7 p.m. ET Friday on BTN. We caught up with BTN wrestling analyst Shane Sparks and asked him five questions leading up to the much-anticipated dual.
Who is the top defender in the Big Ten? BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart asked five writers who cover the Big Ten. Read what they said and then tell us in the comments below who you would pick.
On Thursday, the Big Ten men’s and women’s lacrosse coaches spoke with reporters as they prepare for the inaugural Big Ten lacrosse season. We’ve posted audio from each interview here and you can hear what they had to say.
Ohio State is coming off a season for the ages, posting a 14-1 record en route to capturing the school’s first national championship since 2002.