Three games in Big Ten men’s basketball action Tuesday night as No. 4 Wisconsin second-highest point total of the season helped the Badgers past Indiana, 92-78. Later, Nebraska beat Northwestern, 76-60. In the final game of the night, Illinois dropped Rutgers, 66-54. Catch up on all of Tuesday’s action on our Big Ten scoreboard and with video highlights in this post. Also, look ahead to two Wednesday night games on BTN/BTN2Go. Use the links below for each of Tuesday night’s game. WISCONSIN 92, INDIANA 78: BOX | PBP | AP RECAP Frank Kaminsky scored 23 points and No. 5 Wisconsin’s athletic frontcourt
National Signing Day is just hours away. See BTN.com senior editor Tom Dienhart's Q&A with Kevin Ryan, the Big Ten editor for 247Sports.com, inside.
National Signing Day is Wednesday, in case you haven't heard. We know, you didn't need the reminder. Until tomorrow, enjoy these old signing day photos.
A baker’s dozen worth of games dots the Big Ten menu this week, as the season chugs into the second half. See Tom Dienhart's ranking of this week's slate of games.
The Big Ten office released its latest Big Ten Men's Basketball Players of the Week on the Monday. See the honorees inside.
Each Monday morning during the Big Ten men’s basketball season, the 14 Big Ten men’s basketball coaches hold a Big Ten teleconference with reporters from around the country. We post the audio for each segment of the call here, and we do this every Monday afternoon.
Vicente Mundo, a 20-year-old University of Illinois junior from Chicago, went missing Sunday evening, and police have been searching for him since.
No. 5 Wisconsin sealed the season sweep of rival Iowa and No. 21 Indiana bounced back against Rutgers to highlight Saturday Big Ten’s action. Catch up on all of Saturday’s scores on our Big Ten scoreboard. In other action, Illinois held off Penn State, 60-58, Minnesota took down Nebraska, 60-42, and Purdue bested Northwestern, 68-60. Looking for the latest Big Ten standings? We have those right here. National polls? We have those, too. And here are the latest Big Ten statistical leaders. Use the links below to catch up on today’s action. WISCONSIN 74, IOWA 63: BOX | PBP |
The Big Ten suffered some key attrition with players declaring for the 2015 draft, which will be April 30-May 2 in Chicago. Tom Dienhart ranks the 11 Big Ten players who have declared for the NFL Draft.
Interesting take from Bleacher Report that says the Big Ten needs to fight back on recruiting rules that favor the SEC. The author of this piece, Greg Couch, says unofficial visits hurt Big Ten schools, who can’t get as many from top players as SEC schools on those “unofficials” because of proximity. Unofficial visits aren’t paid for by the school, so it’s cheaper for a recruit in the south to drive to many SEC schools than it is for them to fly to a Big Ten one. The story quotes BTN’s very own Gerry DiNardo, too. “The Big Ten can advocate for