No. 25 Maryland was tested by Iowa but emerged with the 84-76 road victory Thursday. Melo Trimble led the way with 20 points for the Terps, who are now in sole possession of first place in the Big Ten at 5-1.
If you could pick one Big Ten player to build a team around, who would you select? BTN.com's Tom Dienhart asked a few other writers.
Yet another crazy week in the Big Ten, and that's led to some serious movement in BTN analyst Jon Crispin's latest Big Ten Power Rankings, presented by ArcelorMittal. See his full list, which is now topped by Wisconsin, inside.
Three weeks of Big Ten play down, and it's still all about Purdue star Caleb Swanigan on BTN analyst Jess Settles' Big Ten Player Rankings. See his latest full list inside.
BTN.com editor Alex Roux previews three Big Ten games to watch throughout Week 4 of conference play.
Three weeks into the Big Ten season, and 12 of the 14 conference members have at least two league losses. The only teams with just one Big Ten defeat: Maryland (4-1) and Wisconsin (3-1). BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart previews the fourth week of Big Ten play inside.
If you still are having trouble making sense of the Big Ten, don’t feel bad. You aren’t alone. The conference continues to be difficult to figure out. This week, we saw a hot Minnesota squad ranked for the first time since 2013 lose twice.
Northwestern got a double-double from Bryant McIntosh as the Wildcats crushed Iowa, 89-54, Sunday evening. Northwestern improved to 15-4 overall and 4-2 in conference play.
Iowa pulled an 83-78 upset of No. 17 Purdue Thursday night behind 29 points from Peter Jok and 16 from Tyler Cook. It was the Hawkeyes' second home win over a ranked team this season.
It's early and there have already been some eye-opening games. Which men's basketball team has been the biggest surprse? We asked a few Big Ten writers.