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.
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.
Historic? Tide turning? However you wanna label the Big Ten’s bowl season, it sent a message that the conference still carries a big stick and may be primed for a run of domination.
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.
The top-ranked University of Iowa wrestling team won four straight matches to erase a 14-6 deficit and defeat No. 7 Ohio State, 18-14, on Sunday afternoon in front of 6,558 fans at St. John Arena. “It came down to the wire and it came down to us or them,” said UI head coach Tom Brands. “We won six, but they had a guy score big bonus points. We want to score points the entire match. We want to put points on the board.” #1 IOWA 18, #7 Ohio State 14 125 — #4 Thomas Gilman (IOWA) dec. #8 Nathan Tomasello
How did Big Ten fans and the BTN.com team do with their Big Ten bowl game predictions? Hint: No one did better than guest picker Bruce Feldman.
Iowa failed to get much going on either side of the ball in a 45-28 loss to Tennessee in Friday's TaxSlayer Bowl.
Catch up on stats and read the recap from today's TaxSlayer Bowl.