The Big Ten men’s basketball exhibition season is in the books, and now it’s time for the ball to go up for real.
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For years, I have listened to my fellow pundits around the country make comments and predictions about Big Ten basketball. Whether it be that they felt it was a “down year,” or if the style of play just doesn’t provide a favorable matchup for Big Ten teams, I always got the feeling that they never took a good enough look at what makes Big Ten basketball elite.
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The Big Ten is loaded with proven stars, hungry newcomers, and explosive freshmen. Where do they all land on BTN analyst Jess Settles’ preseason Big Ten Player Rankings? Find out inside.
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There were three Big Ten men’s basketball exhibition games Sunday, and we have collected some of the top highlights from Illinois, Ohio State and Purdue’s wins inside.
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The 2015-16 Big Ten basketball season is set to tip off next week. In anticipation of the season, ESPN put together a list of the top 100 players.
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Exhibition Week is an exciting time for the basketball enthusiast around the country. While it is simply the week before the start of the official season, it is the first time you get to see your favorite team in action against someone other than themselves.