USA TODAY released its annual list of NCAA college football coaches salaries Wednesday, and the Big Ten has four of the 10 highest-paid coaches. Michigan State’s Mark Dantonio comes in at No. 2 to pace Big Ten coaches ($5,636,145), trailing only Alabama’s Nick Saban ($7,160,187). Ohio State’s Urban Meyer is No. 6 ($4,536,640), Penn State’s James Franklin No. 8 ($4,300,000) and Iowa’s Kirk Ferentz No. 9 ($4,075,000). The Big Ten is tied with the SEC with four coaches in the top 10. Bob Stoops (Oklahoma) and Charlie Strong (Texas) are the only others among the 10 highest-paid coaches. How did
The fourth College Football Playoff Poll was released Tuesday night. Find out where the Big Ten teams land this week inside.
It is no secret that the Big Ten is loaded with talented running backs. But how do the backs stack up against the nation's best? Hint: Very well.
The penultimate Saturday brings us seven Big Ten games for the first time in 2014. The headliner: Big Ten West leader Wisconsin at Iowa.
Ohio State and Wisconsin look to be headed for a showdown in the Big Ten title game. See Tom Dienhart's latest Big Ten Power Rankings, presented by ArcelorMittal, inside.
How did the BTN.com team, guest picker Ryan Dunleavy and Big Ten fans do with their Week 12 Big Ten picks? Find out inside!
It isn’t a Sunday without BTN analyst Gerry DiNardo’s latest installment of “Sunday Ruminations.” Get DiNardo’s Week 11 thoughts inside. Also, follow @gerrydinardo! Did you miss any Week 12 action? Don’t worry, our Big Ten scoreboard will get you all caught up. We also have your updated Big Ten standings, Big Ten statistics and major polls. Get our latest Week 12 coverage: ILLINOIS Sunday Ruminations #ILLINI A year ago at same time 3 wins. Today 4 with 2 matchups left. Progress going into last 2 weeks chance for bowl — Gerry DiNardo (@gerrydinardo) November 16, 2014 INDIANA Sunday Ruminations #Hoosiers
Who were the top Big Ten individual performers in Week 12 of the college football season? Find out inside!
Week 12 is in the books. And one thing is becoming clearer: Ohio State and Wisconsin look to be on a path to meet in the Big Ten title game.
Week 12 is in the books, and that mean’s there’s just two more weeks left in the regular season. Here are Saturday’s results: Michigan State knocked off Maryland, Northwestern upset Notre Dame, Wisconsin drilled Nebraska, Rutgers toppled Indiana, Ohio State held off Minnesota, Penn State dropped Temple and Iowa rolled Illinois. Catch up on all of the action on our Big Ten scoreboard. Several Big Ten teams wore alternate uniform designs in Week 12. See them here. Read all of our Week 12 coverage. Get links to track all of today’s action below. MICHIGAN STATE 37, MARYLAND 15: BOX |