Many issues plague the Fighting Illini, who need better play in the trenches on both sides of the ball. Here are some fun takes from Tuesday's practice.
Questions abound for Lovie Smith as he opens his second season in Champaign. Can he flip the script on a 3-9 debut? Here are five things BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart learned at practice.
Year Two of the Lovie Smith era is underway in Champaign. And there is plenty of work to do. Here are five things BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart will be watching at Illinois practice.
The 2017-18 Big Ten men's basketball conference schedule was released Wednesday afternoon on BTN. See the full thing and read Big Ten Senior Associate Commissioner Mark Rudner's takes on why it looks the way it does.
The 2017-18 Big Ten women's basketball conference schedule was released Wednesday afternoon. Jump inside to see the entire slate.
LiveBIG talked to Silcox about life in Big Ten competitive gymnastics, how he almost didn’t get the Spider-Man gig and how U of I prepared him for life in Hollywood.
The 2017 BTN bus tour is underway, starting today at Indiana practice and coming to a close Wednesday, Aug. 23, at Northwestern. The 14-stop trek across the Big Ten footprint will span 20 days, and include countless hours on the bus and at practice.
It’s August. And that means just one thing: The college football season is closer. Anticipation builds as pundits pontificate on what they think will unfold. I checked in with one of BTN’s top analysts, former Iowa quarterback Chuck Long, to get his views on a variety of subjects.
The Big Ten Conference revealed a breakdown of all 14 schools’ opponents for the 2017-18 Big Ten men’s basketball season on Monday. Conference teams will compete in an 18-game conference schedule, playing five teams both home and away and eight teams once.
Rutgers will be a Homecoming opponent three times, more than any other school as the Scarlet Knights play at Nebraska, at Michigan and at Penn State. Illinois, Indiana, Maryland and Michigan will be Homecoming foes two times apiece. Iowa, Minnesota, Michigan State, Nebraska, Northwestern and Ohio State are not Homecoming foes.