The five most powerful conferences passed NCAA legislation that increases the value of an athletic scholarship by several thousand dollars to cover the federally determined actual cost of attendance.
Indiana’s Yogi Ferrell, Maryland’s Melo Trimble, Ohio State’s D’Angelo Russell and Wisconsin’s Frank Kaminsky were named to the 25-man midseason Wooden Award list. Trimble and Russell, both freshman stars, are new entrants since the preseason list was announced; Ferrell and Kaminsky are carryovers from the initial list. Michigan’s Caris LeVert, Michigan State’s Branden Dawson, Maryland’s Dez Wells, Nebraska’s Terran Petteway and Wisconsin’s Sam Dekker all fell of the latest list. Not to worry, though, because all players are eligible to be named finalists, which will be announced in March.
There were three Big Ten men's hoops games on Tuesday. Catch up on all the action here.
Another week is in the books, meaning it's time for BTN analyst Jess Settles' latest Big Ten Player Rankings. Yes, Frank Kaminsky remains atop the list.
Each Monday morning during the Big Ten men’s basketball season, the 14 Big Ten 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. Here its below, via BTN on Soundclod.com.
The Big Ten office released its latest Big Ten Players of the Week on Monday afternoon. See the award winners inside.
There was a trio of Big Ten men’s basketball games Saturday afternoon, including No. 9 Maryland taking down Purdue, 69-60, on BTN. In other action, Indiana upset No. 20 Ohio State, 69-66, for its 14th win in its last 16 tries vs. ranked teams at Assembly Hall and Michigan rallied past Minnesota, 62-57. Catch up on all of today’s action on our Big Ten scoreboard. 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 track all of
Who lands on Jess Settles' latest Big Ten Player Rankings? Well, Frank Kaminsky is No. 1. Obviously. See his latest top 10 list inside.
Each Monday during the Big Ten basketball season, the 14 Big Ten 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.
Nebraska’s Tim Miles and Indiana’s Tom Crean had a heated conversation after a hard foul during Indiana’s win at Nebraska on Wednesday night. With just under 10 minutes left, Indiana’s Hanner Mosquera-Perea went up for an alley-oop and was taken to the floor on a hard foul. Before Mosquera-Perea could attempt his free throws, Miles and Crean delayed the action with an exchange that required the officials to call for a quick meeting with the coaches near the scorer’s table. Watch the video above.