Armed with an unwavering commitment to help those in her home country — as well as three degrees in public health and education from Indiana University — Tiawanlyn Gongloe is helping prevent the spread of the Ebola virus as part of Liberia’s Ministry of Health. Gongloe was born in Grand Bassa, Liberia, and lived there until a second wave of civil war finally pushed her family to move to the United States in 2002 when she was 12 years old. “I knew that my move to the U.S. was not permanent,” she said. “It was an opportunity for me to
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.
BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart and web editor Sean Merriman came up with one burning question facing every Big Ten team heading into next season.
How will the Big Ten East race shape up in 2015? Find out BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart's answer inside this post!
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