The Big Ten has four top 20 teams in the latest AP poll, released Monday, marking its best showing of the season. Undefeated Purdue comes in at No. 3 for the fourth consecutive week to pace the quartet of Big Ten teams. View the full poll inside.
This shapes up as perhaps the best week of the season with two monster games on tap that will go a long way in determining who wins the Big Ten title. Here is a look at the week ahead.
The Big Ten Conference and Big Ten Network today announced a multi-year agreement naming SoFi as the presenting sponsor of the Big Ten Men’s Basketball Tournament. SoFi, a modern finance company taking an unprecedented approach to lending and wealth management, will not only be the on-site tournament sponsor, but also present the on-air coverage of all 10 tournament games televised on BTN. “SoFi is all about fostering and rewarding the ambition of its members, and we see those same values reflected in Big Ten athletics,” said Margi Brown, VP of Marketing and Media at SoFi. “The men’s basketball tournament provides
More of the same in the Big Ten, as Purdue, Ohio State and Michigan State continue to show their dominance. How strong have these three schools been? They are a combined 33-3 in Big Ten play. Here is a look at Best of the Week.
Matt McQuaid scored 12 points and made the decisive 3-pointer with 1:08 to play Saturday night, leading No. 5 Michigan State past Indiana 63-60.
Let's make this perfectly clear: Purdue’s Glenn Robinson has been the most dominant player the Big Ten has seen in the last 25 years. And, it’s not even close. Recently, Tom Dienhart was asked via Twitter: Who are the best Big Ten players since Robinson? Here's his list.
With February here, it’s time to focus more attention on how many Big Ten teams could make the NCAA tourney. It looks like four schools are in good shape to make the Big Dance. Plus, take a look at how many bids the Big Ten received in each of the last 18 seasons.
Miles Bridges had 23 points and Winston scored 12 of his 15 points after halftime and finished with 10 assists, helping No. 5 Michigan State come back from a double-digit deficit to beat Penn State 76-68 on Wednesday night.
Come Thursday, it will be February. That means the Big Ten seasons is hitting the homestretch. Bottom line: It’s crunch time in the conference title race. And other teams are pushing for NCAA bids. Here's a look at the biggest games the rest of the way.
Nebraska and Penn State are the biggest movers in BTN analyst Jon Crispin's latest Big Ten Power Rankings, presented by ArcelorMittal. See Crispin's latest full list inside.