This week, BTN analyst Jess Settles take a look at Maryland's trio of stars, the Big Ten's top sixth men and Ohio State's resurrected defense. Get his latest takes inside.
It’s easy to like Twitter, and we were reminded of that fact late in Iowa’s victory over Nebraska on Monday night. In the closing minutes of the Hawkeyes’ 70-59 win, BTN cameras caught Iowa head coach Fran McCaffery just a little irritated, to the point that he spiked an empty water bottle at the scorer’s table. The bottle was thrown in the direction of Iowa SID Matt Weitzel, who didn’t have much of a reaction. “Poor Matt, the SID, right there behind getting the brunt of Fran’s frustrations,” BTN commentator Jim Jackson said. “He didn’t even flinch.” Unfazed, and knowing
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.
And, we're off! It was the opening day of the Big Ten men's basketball season Tuesday, and there were four entertaining game on the docket.
The New Year is fast approaching, meaning it's time to consider resolutions for Big Ten basketball teams. See what our analysts said for all 14 teams inside.
With conference play tipping off Tuesday night, it's time to take a look at Jess Settles' latest Big Ten Player Rankings.
That was a busy and fun day of Big Ten men’s basketball action! Catch up all 11 games on our Big Ten scoreboard. In afternoon action, Northwestern rolled UIC and Penn State blew out Dartmouth to move to 12-1. In later action, Michigan State blasted The Citadel, Ohio State destroyed Miami (OH), Purdue lost to Gardner-Webb, Indiana stormed past New Orleans, Minnesota put away Furman, Michigan knocked off Coppin State, Iowa dropped North Florida, No. 6 Wisconsin won at Cal and Nebraska lost at Hawaii. Use the links below to catch up on all of the action. NORTHWESTERN 63, UIC
The holiday week is here, and so are 11 Big Ten men’s basketball games today (OK, 10 “today” and one VERY early Tuesday morning). The games include Miami (Ohio) at Ohio State at 6 p.m. ET and Coppin State at Michigan at 8 p.m. on BTN/BTN2Go. Four more are available with BTN Plus on BTN2Go. The other five games are on ESPN properties. Here are the links to watch all 11 games live. All times are ET. On BTN TV/BTN2Go Miami U. at Ohio State, 6 p.m. Coppin State at Michigan, 8 p.m. On BTN Plus on BTN2Go (subscription required) Dartmouth at
It was a rough day for Big Ten men's basketball teams. The conference went 4-6 on Saturday, as Illinois edged Missouri, 62-59, at the buzzer to earn Braggin' Rights, while Indiana took down No. 23 Butler in the Crossroads Classic to highlight the day's busy slate. Catch up on all the action inside!