Things, for the most part, hold steady in my latest Big Ten Power Rankings, presented by ArcelorMittal. See the latest list inside!
Jerry Palm of CBSSports.com has his latest bowl projections out, with only the Big Ten title game left. Can’t imagine things will change much from here on out. Palm, a Purdue grad who played in the marching band, has 10 Big Ten teams in the postseason, with Michigan, Northwestern, Indiana and Purdue the only schools out. Palm has no Big Ten teams in the playoffs, but three are in “selection committee” bowls—up from one last week. Here is how Palm lines up the Big Ten. Cotton: Ohio State vs. Arizona Peach: Michigan State vs. TCU Fiesta: Wisconsin vs. Boise State
The latest Coaches Poll was released Sunday, and Ohio State and Michigan State both moved up one spot, to No. 6 and No. 7, respectively. The Buckeyes beat rival Michigan to clinch their third consecutive perfect Big Ten campaign; the Spartans cruised to a road win at Penn State to wrap up their second straight 10-win season. Wisconsin moved up three spots, to No. 11, following its comeback win over rival Minnesota to clinch the inaugural Big Ten West title, while the Gophers dropped to No. 25. Nebraska, fresh off its exciting overtime comeback win at Iowa, is back in
Can you believe the regular season is over? That was a fast season, and now we're headed to the Big Ten title game, a matchup that will pit Wisconsin vs. Ohio State.
How did the BTN.com team, guest picker Evan Flood and Big Ten fans do with their Week 14 Big Ten picks? Find out inside!
Melvin Gordon rushed for 151 yards and a touchdown, while also catching a TD pass to lead the Badgers to a 34-24 win that claimed the Big Ten West title and trip to the league championship game. Find out more inside!
Rivalry week didn’t disappoint, with the Minnesota at Wisconsin game being the headliner. Get Tom Dienhart's Week 14 recap inside!
Who were the top Big Ten individual performers in Week 14 of the college football season? Find out inside!
And the 2014 Big Ten title game mathup is set! No. 14 Wisconsin took down No. 18 Minnesota to win the inaugural Big Ten West crown and advance to play No. 6 Ohio State in Indianapolis. Also highlighting the Week 14 rivalry slate, No. 6 Ohio State dropped Michigan despite losing star quarterback J.T. Barrett to a season-ending broken ankle on the first play of the fourth quarter. In other Week 14 action, No. 10 Michigan State cruised past Penn State, Rutgers rallied past Maryland, Indiana topped Purdue and Illinois downed Northwestern. Catch up on all of the action on our
We’re collecting the best USA Today photos from Week 14. It’s the last regular-season weekend of 2014, so be sure to go back and look at each of the weekly photo galleries over here. And here’s the live Week 14 scoreboard page.