Grayson Allen scored 24 points, Luke Kennard added 20 and No. 5 Duke beat Michigan State 78-69 on Tuesday night in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge.
The Maryland guard and OPurdyue big men split the Player of the Week hionmor in the Big Ten while Michigan State's Miles Bridges took home another Freshman of the Week honor.
There's a new No. 1 atop my latest Big Ten Player Rankings. He's Purdue sophomore Caleb Swanigan, and he takes over the top spot from Wisconsin's Nigel Hayes, who was No. 1 in my first three lists.
We've had a few weeks to assess Big Ten teams now, so it's a good time for BTN analyst Jon Crispin to offer his first Big Ten Power Rankings. Quick note: This year's weekly list will feature the top 10 teams, as opposed to the entire conference in past years.
It's time for the 18th playing of the ACC/Big Ten Challenge. It all tips off Monday night, with a pair of games, and continues through Wednesday night. Get BTN analyst Jon Crispin's preview inside.
No. 24 Michigan State withstood a 14-0 second half run from Wichita State to defeat the Shockers 77-72 in the third-place game at the Battle 4 Atlantis.
No. 20 Baylor pulled away after halftime to beat No. 24 Michigan State 73-58.
Michigan State coach Tom Izzo can see the positives and negatives all jumbled together for his 24th-ranked Spartans, from the good stretches where the ball goes inside to the bad ones when his team fires up quick 3-point attempts.
The biggest change in Jess Settles' latest Big Ten Player Rankings? Iowa's Peter Jok, the reigning Big Ten Player of the Week, moves up two spots to enter the top half of the list.
Indiana leads a quintet of Big Ten teams ranked in the latest AP poll, released Monday. The Hoosiers come in at No. 3 and are receiving two first-place votes.