It was a fun day in the BTN.com department Tuesday morning. Two days before Michigan (at Utah) and Minnesota (vs. No. 2 TCU) kick off the 2015 season, we held our annual Big Ten fantasy draft.
Week 1 of the 2015 season is here. Finally, all of the talk, analysis and conjecture are finished. It’s time to put up or shut up on the field and throw away your preview magazines.
Kickoff week is here. Michigan (at Utah) and Minnesota (vs. No. 2 TCU) kick off the Big Ten football season Thursday night, and the games continue every day through Monday night.
Who wins Week 1 Big Ten football games? See the BTN.com panel's picks, plus Illinois beat writer Bob Asmussen's, and vote for your 14 winners inside.
With the annual BTN summer bus tour complete and the season kicking off Thursday night, it's time for BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart's preseason Big Ten Power Rankings. See the full list inside.
When Dumayi Gutierrez thinks back to her arrival at the University of Iowa prior to her freshman year, she smiles and recalls an extremely hot and humid day. Participating in the Iowa Edge program, Gutierrez and other new students were taking part in various team-building exercises and a tour on and around campus as the temperature approached triple digits. “At the end of the day, we were all stinky and sweaty, but we had bonded so much,” Gutierrez said. “We held on to each other, and we connected on a deeper level. I’ll always remember that.” Gutierrez had been apprehensive
The Big Ten Network bus has screeched to a halt. The football tour is complete. Over, finished, gone, done, out. But, the memories from the 14-stop trip burn on forever.
The Iowa football team released a hype video for its new blackout uniform, to be worn vs. Big Ten West rival Minnesota. Check out the video in this post.
The Big Ten Conference announced the men’s and women’s basketball schedules for 2015-2016 this week. Here’s the conference slate for the Iowa women. See the complete master schedule for the entire Big Ten Women’s basketball season here. Day Date Visiting Team Home Team Site Thursday December 31, 2015 Iowa at Nebraska Lincoln, NE Monday January 4, 2016 Rutgers at Iowa Iowa City, IA Thursday January 7, 2016 Iowa at Michigan Ann Arbor, MI Sunday January 10, 2016 Maryland at Iowa Iowa City, IA Wednesday January 13, 2016 Iowa at Wisconsin Madison, WI Saturday January 16, 2016 Iowa at Michigan State
On Thursday night, “BTN Live” rolled out the 2015-16 Big Ten women’s basketball schedule, and we’ve laid it out for you below. Be sure to watch “BTN Live” weekdays at 6 p.m. ET for a comprehensive look at the Big Ten stories of the day. Looking for your school’s conference schedule? Click on the hyperlink below. Illinois Indiana Iowa Maryland Michigan Michigan State Minnesota Nebraska Northwestern Ohio State Penn State Purdue Rutgers Wisconsin Here’s the full 2015-16 Big Ten women’s basketball conference schedule: Day Date Visiting Team Home Team Site Thursday December 31, 2015 Michigan State at Ohio State Columbus,