Yes, the calendar says “January,” and you still are wearing earmuffs, but it’s never too early to start thinking about the NCAA tourney! So, let’s check in with Jerry Palm of CBSSports.com's latest mock bracket as the weekend approaches.
Emerging trends and key injuries taking a toll are among three things on BTN basketball analyst Jess Settles' mind in Week 3 of conference play.
Illinois' Malcolm Hill has been one of the conference's best players for over two years. Tom Dienhart discusses the season, NCAA tournament hopes and more with the Illini senior.
It's early and there have already been some eye-opening games. Which men's basketball team has been the biggest surprse? We asked a few Big Ten writers.
Illinois used a 14-0 run to put Michigan in a hole the Wolverines couldn't dig out of Wednesday. The Illini won 85-69, boosted by 13 points and eight rebounds off the bench from Kipper Nichols.
The No. 1 player in my Big Ten Player Rankings is a no-brainer. It's Purdue star Caleb Swanigan, once again, and it's not even close. The rest of my list is a little more debatable.
It's Monday, and that means it's time for me to release my latest Big Ten Power Rankings, presented by ArcelorMittal. Spoiler: There's a new No. 1 (Purdue), while Northwestern and surging Minnesota are the biggest risers.
Just two weeks into the conference season, and every Big Ten team has at least one league loss. And there are four teams atop the conference standings with 3-1 marks: Minnesota, Nebraska, Purdue and Wisconsin. Here's a look-ahead to the third week of Big Ten play.
No. 25 Indiana used a 15-0 run to start the game to catapult them to a 96-80 victory over Illinois Saturday. The victory got the Hoosiers in the win column in Big Ten play.
Justin Jackson scored 15 points, and Maryland's freshmen kept their poise in the second half, holding off Michigan for a 77-70 victory Saturday.