March arrived by kicking in college basketball's door Wednesday, as BTN featured two fantastic games with thrilling endings.
Malcolm Hill's 22 points helped lead the Illini to a 73-70 win over Michigan State Wednesday on Illinois' Senior Night. The victory was the Illini's fourth straight, pushing them to 18-12 on the season and 8-9 in Big Ten play.
One week from today, the 2017 Big Ten Men's Basketball Tournament tips off in Washington D.C. With that in mind, let's take a look at the latest Big Ten tourney scenarios for all 14 teams. As of right now, just two teams are locked into seeds: No. 1 Purdue and No. 14 Rutgers.
BTN.com editor Alex Roux previews three Big Ten games to watch throughout the tenth and final week of conference play.
At this point, it's impossible to ignore the teams that are rolling and the teams that are struggling. That's why there's some serious movement in Jon Crispin's latest Big Ten Power Rankings, presented by ArcelorMittal.
Just one more week remains, as the penultimate week of the season is in the rear-view mirror. Can Purdue hang on to its one-game lead in the conference standings and take home its first Big Ten crowns since 2010?
Malcolm Hill led Illinois to its fourth win in five games, pouring in 19 points in a 73-57 victory at Nebraska. The Illini improved to 17-12, and 7-9 in conference play on the season.
Malcolm Hill scored 18 points to lead Illinois to a 66-50 win over Northwestern on Tuesday night.
This is the penultimate week of the season. And, things are heating up with Purdue and Wisconsin tied for first and Maryland just a game back. Who will take home the title? Others are looking to hone their postseason resume.
It's been a few weeks, but BTN analyst Jon Crispin's latest Big Ten Power Rankings, presented by ArcelorMittal, features the same No. 1 team for consecutive weeks. That team is Purdue, of course, winners of five in a row.