It was “Upset City” in the Big Ten this week in what was perhaps the most drama-packed week of the season. Top-10 teams lost three times, and we saw the biggest comeback in Big Ten history. Oh, and white-hot Nebraska got dumped at last-place Illinois.
Robert Johnson scored a career-high 29 points on nine 3s and Indiana rallied from an early 13-point deficit and then held off Iowa 84-82, picking up its fourth straight victory.
With the use of iconic advertising, custom art installations and a world-renowned design team, BTN today announced plans to keep up in the city that never sleeps. The campaign, centered on the Big Ten Men’s Basketball Tournament Presented by SoFi, began on Monday and will run through the conclusion of the tournament on Sunday, March 4. With the guidance of creative and media agency of record Fallon, and the creative work of Van Orton Design, fans around Madison Square Garden and commuters heading to and from Penn Station will be surrounded by reminders of the tournament’s debut in New York
Senior co-captains Duncan Robinson and Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman each scored 18 points to help No. 22 Michigan beat Iowa 74-59 on Wednesday night. It was a win that both young men looked at as another stepping stone toward greater achievements.
There are just two weeks remaining in the Big Ten regular season. Where does your team land in BTN analyst Jon Crispin's latest Big Ten Power Rankings, presented by ArcelorMittal? Find out inside.
There are just two weeks left in the Big Ten regular season. The race for the championship remains tight between Ohio State, Michigan State and Purdue, while schools like Michigan, Nebraska and Penn State make a push to enhance their NCAA resumes. Here is a look at the upcoming week.
Keita Bates-Diop had 14 points and eight rebounds, and No. 14 Ohio State beat Iowa 82-64 on Saturday for sole possession of first place in the Big Ten.
As part of tonight’s Super Wednesday doubleheader coverage presented by U.S. Cellular, BTN will provide an additional live presence at Mackey Arena before, during and after the matchup between No. 3 Purdue vs. No. 14 Ohio State. The battle at the top of the Big Ten Conference, tipping off at 8:30 p.m. ET on BTN, features two teams with the best combined league record (23-1) through at least 24 conference games in the past 20 years. Pregame Digital Content Follow along on Periscope as BTN contributor Andy Katz takes you inside shootaround for both Ohio State (noon – 1 p.m.
Miles Bridges had 25 points and a crucial steal with five seconds left and fourth-ranked Michigan State rallied past Iowa 96-93 on Tuesday night for its seventh straight win.
As the season progresses toward the Big Ten tournament, the standings become hard to argue when it comes to the Big Ten Power Rankings, presented by ArcelorMittal. See Jon Crispin's latest list inside.