It's Monday, and that means it's time for Jess Settles' latest Big Ten Player Rankings. The top two names are no-brainers, but who else lands on the list?
Patrick Chambers met with the media Monday, and he addressed his critical comments about the officiating following Penn State’s narrow loss to Maryland on Saturday night. Chambers was frustrated for several reasons, none bigger than the controversial call that led to Jordan Dickerson’s fifth foul and disqualification. It looked like Evan Smotrycz pulled down Dickerson, but the latter was called for the foul. Chambers referred to the call as “huge” several times and questioned the official’s age and concept of time and score. See the call and what Chambers said here. Back to Monday, though. Chambers said “it’s over,” in
Michigan freshman Austin Hatch, who survived two plane crashes, has been selected to receive the U.S. Basketball Writers Association's Most Courageous Award for 2015.
Ice fishing today with Coach Sherels and most of the linebackers. Just so yall know I'm the fish whisperer ❄️❄️🐠🐟🐠🐟 pic.twitter.com/iaI9q8BMU2 — Everett Williams™ (@Everett2Dreaded) February 15, 2015 There’s no ice fishing in Mansfield, Texas. That hasn’t seemed to impact Minnesota linebacker Everett Williams’ ice fishing abilities. The Texas native and Minnesota freshman linebacker has taken to the frigid sport, to the point that he referred to himself as a “the fish whisperer” in a recent tweet. Williams and teammates joined linebacker coach Mike Sherels, who played for the Gophers from 2003-07, for a recent ice fishing and team bonding
Time to take the temperature of the Big Ten’s NCAA tourney hopes. That means we check in with bracketologists Jerry Palm of CBSSports.com and Joe Lunardi of ESPN.com.
We're rolling team-by-team Big Ten football stories over the next few weeks. Here's a look at Maryland's spring preview.
The season has hit the home stretch, as teams jockey for postseason position. This week’s action features some intriguing matchups involving teams looking to buff their resumes for NCAA consideration.
Each Monday morning during the Big Ten men’s basketball season, the 14 Big Ten men’s basketball coaches hold a Big Ten teleconference with reporters from around the country. We post the audio for each segment of the call here, and we do this every Monday afternoon.
I'll be in Ann Arbor tomorrow to see my bros beat up those dudes from East Lansing. Can't wait to see you guys there! #GoBlue — Nik Stauskas (@NStauskas11) February 16, 2015 The best part of this year’s week-long NBA All-Star break? The fact it provides former college stars with more opportunities to go back to campus. We saw that on Saturday, when former Michigan State stars Draymond Green, the 2012 Big Ten Player of the Year, Gary Harris and Adreian Payne and ex-Ohio State standout Evan Turner, the 2010 Big Ten Player of the Year, attended the Ohio State-Michigan
The Big Ten announced its latest Big Ten Men's Basketball Players of the Week on Monday. See who took home the honors inside.