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Big Ten faculty, administrators and student-athlete representatives met this week to further discuss the importance of keeping education central to the mission of intercollegiate athletics.
There is a growing buzz around the idea to make freshmen students ineligible to play football and men’s basketball, and that buzz stems from recent reports that several conferences – including the Big Ten – want to discuss the idea.
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It’s already time to begin the build toward 2015 with spring football. And, all of the Big Ten dates are in.
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Tim Beckman enjoyed a breakthrough in his third season, moving the Illini into a bowl for the first time since 2011. Now, he’s looking to push Illinois up the food chain in the Big Ten West.
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The Illinois football team is set to return to historic Soldier Field for a three-game series vs. rival Northwestern beginning in 2015, Director of Athletics Mike Thomas announced Monday.
Who are some of the top true freshmen in the Big Ten we should expect to see on the field in 2015? BTN.com web editor Sean Merriman takes a look at one “instant impact” commit from every Big Ten school.
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