Interesting take from Bleacher Report that says the Big Ten needs to fight back on recruiting rules that favor the SEC. The author of this piece, Greg Couch, says unofficial visits hurt Big Ten schools, who can’t get as many from top players as SEC schools on those “unofficials” because of proximity. Unofficial visits aren’t paid for by the school, so it’s cheaper for a recruit in the south to drive to many SEC schools than it is for them to fly to a Big Ten one. The story quotes BTN’s very own Gerry DiNardo, too. “The Big Ten can advocate for
What is your favorite Big Ten campus? BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart provides his list of the top seven college campuses in the Big Ten. Check it out!
There are two Big Ten men's basketball games on the schedule tonight. Track scores, stats, recaps and select video highlights from tonight's games in this post!
Who is the top defender in the Big Ten? BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart asked five writers who cover the Big Ten. Read what they said and then tell us in the comments below who you would pick.
Wallethub.com, a personal finance resource site, ranked East Lansing as the top college town for football fans. See where other Big Ten towns landed in this post!
It's time for Tom Dienhart to reach into his mailbag. Lots of football queries ruminating throughout the minds of Big Ten fans. There are some hoops, too. Let’s get to it!
An 11-game slate has some appetizing matchups, led by Maryland’s trip to Ohio State. And will Iowa payback Wisconsin when the Badgers visit Iowa City?
How will Rutgers' QB race play out next season? What does Ohio State's 2015 projected depth chart look like? BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart points out the top stories on those topics in Tuesday's Big Ten links.
The #RHoops game versus @MSU_Basketball has been rescheduled for a 6 p.m. tip-off on Thursday, Jan. 29, at the RAC on the @BigTenNetwork — Rutgers Basketball (@RutgersMBB) January 27, 2015 The Michigan State at Rutgers men’s basketball game, previously scheduled for 9 p.m. ET Tuesday, has been rescheduled for 6 p.m. ET Thursday. The game, which was postponed due to an expected “historic” snowstorm, will air live on BTN/BTN2Go. How bad is the weather in the Piscataway area? Consider this: New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie declared a state of emergency Monday afternoon. Michigan State enters the game at 13-7 overall
Each Monday morning during the Big Ten men’s basketball season, the 14 Big Ten men’s 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.