In case you didn’t know it already, Jim Harbaugh is kind of a big deal in Ann Arbor. How big?
It came in a loss, but there’s no downplaying Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman’s driving dunk in Saturday afternoon’s 66-56 loss at Maryland. Early in the second half, the Michigan freshman, from near the halfcourt logo, drove past the Terrapins for a powerful one-handed flush. It would have been a poster dunk, however Maryland’s Jake Layman did his best to get out of the way at the last second. How nice was the highlight? Put it this way: ESPN color commentator Dan Dakich could only laugh about it.
There were three Big Ten men's basketball games on Saturday, highlighted by Maryland's impressive 66-56 win over Michigan, completing a perfect Big Ten home season for the Terps.
Spike Albrecht cracked an egg on his head to raise awareness for Juvenile Diabetes. Check out the full video in this post!
BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart asks five Big Ten writers to pick which coach they felt “interacted” with officials the most.
Watch this week's "BTN Hockey Report" in full in this post and get previews for this weekend's three series - Penn State at Ohio State, Michigan State at Minnesota, and Wisconsin at Ohio State. Previews include TV viewing information and links to games available live on BTN2Go.
Students at Big Ten universities aren’t waiting until they get out into the “real world” to make a difference. Find out how they’re working together to create positive, meaningful change in this BTN LiveBIG series: the Student Section. In its quest to eradicate healthcare disparities throughout the Detroit area, the University of Michigan’s Rural Innovations in Medical Engineering (RIME) program took the long way home. The student-run initiative was started with the intention of creating affordable and holistic diagnostic technology for use in rural areas overseas. To gauge their preliminary findings and uncover other opportunities for medical interventions, the group
If every college football head coaching job became available tomorrow, which would be the most desirable? ESPN.com’s Travis Haney (@TravHaneyESPN) recently headed a project, which ranked each of the 65 college football jobs at the Power 5 level. He released them in three categories: Bottom of the barrel jobs, middle of the road jobs, and top 24 jobs. According to the article, the list includes factors such as location, administrative stability, support from those bosses, facilities, recruiting base, path to conference titles/playoff, sense of tradition, fervor of fan base, too much fervor from a fan base, etc. Our friends over
In this week’s “5 Things I Know” with BTN women’s basketball analyst Stephanie White, we take a look at a few recent thrillers, the race to the end of the regular season this weekend, and more as the Big Ten Women’s Basketball Tournament is only one week away. Here’s what White talked to us about this week: 1. Some big thrillers This time of the year teams are making that push for seeding and postseason bids, and we saw some ultra-competitive, down-to-the wire finishes. Michigan at Minnesota was an exciting game of runs that took two overtimes to decide. The
Big Ten faculty, administrators and student-athlete representatives met this week to further discuss the importance of keeping education central to the mission of intercollegiate athletics.