The 2018 MLB First-Year Player Draft is in the books, and the Big Ten had 37 players selected, including Michigan QB Shea Patterson, the conference's final pick (Round 39).
The NCAA Division I Baseball Committee announced the field of 64 on Monday with four Big Ten teams selected. Big Ten regular-season and postseason champ Minnesota highlights the quartet.
The Big Ten on Tuesday announced the 2018 baseball individual award winners and All-Big Ten teams, as selected by the conference coaches. Illinois’ Bren Spillane was named the Big Ten Player of the Year, and Minnesota’s Patrick Fredrickson earned Pitcher and Freshman of the Year recognition. See the full team inside.
The conference office announced the bracket for the 2018 Big Ten Baseball Tournament, held May 23-27 at TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha, Nebraska. The eight-team, double-elimination tournament begins Wednesday, with first-round games, and continues through Sunday’s championship game on May 27.
BTN today announced its 2018 Spring Championships schedule, beginning with coverage of the Big Ten Women’s Golf Championship at 5 p.m. ET on Monday, April 30. The following week, the Big Ten Men’s Golf Championship will air on Monday, May 7, at 5 p.m. ET. TPC River’s Bend in Maineville, Ohio, will serve as the home to the women’s competition, while the Baltimore Country Club in Baltimore, Md., will host the men. Michigan State earned its seventh women’s Big Ten Championship last year, while Illinois took home its third consecutive men’s title and eighth in the past nine seasons in
BTN today announced its 2018 baseball and softball schedule, featuring over 400 games on BTN/BTN2Go and BTN Plus throughout the upcoming season. BTN’s television coverage of Big Ten baseball begins with a non-conference showdown between Pittsburgh and Penn State on Wednesday, March 21, at 6:30 p.m. ET. Last season Nebraska claimed its first ever regular season Big Ten Championship and Iowa won the Big Ten Tournament en route to the NCAA tournament for the second time in three years. The Big Ten coaches voted the Indiana Hoosiers, currently ranked No. 14 nationally, as the 2018 conference favorite. BTN’s television coverage
The 2017 MLB First-Year Player Draft started Monday and concluded Wednesday night. View all of the Big Ten selections inside.
The Big Ten, which tied a conference record with five teams in the 2017 NCAA Baseball Tournament, was eliminated in regional action this past weekend. [ MORE: View the interactive NCAA tourney bracket ] Indiana, Big Ten tourney champ Iowa and Maryland all won one game, while Big Ten regular-season champ Nebraska and Michigan each lost their first two games. The Hawkeyes carded the biggest win, taking down No. 1 seed Houston in the their Houston Region opener. A couple more notables: Indiana’s Logan Sowers belted a trio of home runs Saturday, and Big Ten player of the year Jake
The Big Ten's five NCAA tournament teams open postseason action Friday. Big Ten regular-season champ Nebraska and Indiana pace the conference as No. 2 seeds, while Maryland and Michigan are 3 seeds and Big Ten tourney champ Iowa is a 4.
One day after Iowa won the Big Ten’s baseball tourney, the conference placed five teams in the 2017 NCAA Baseball Tournament for the second time. The conference sent a record-high five to the tourney in 2015. In addition to Iowa, the Big Ten sends Nebraska, Indiana, Maryland and Michigan. According to the NCAA baseball committee, Michigan was one of the last four of the 64 teams selected Here is the entire NCAA baseball bracket at NCAA.com. Iowa won the 2017 Big Ten Baseball Tournament by beating Northwestern in the championship game. Relive the tourney as we have highlights from that