With progress comes change. At least that’s how the old adage goes. And there have been many changes on coaching staffs in the Big Ten since the end of last season. BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart takes a look at the biggest and potentially most impactful additions to coaching staffs inside.
Emerging trends and key injuries taking a toll are among three things on BTN basketball analyst Jess Settles' mind in Week 3 of conference play.
It's early and there have already been some eye-opening games. Which men's basketball team has been the biggest surprse? We asked a few Big Ten writers.
Illinois used a 14-0 run to put Michigan in a hole the Wolverines couldn't dig out of Wednesday. The Illini won 85-69, boosted by 13 points and eight rebounds off the bench from Kipper Nichols.
Say “hello” to the Pacific Pro Football. What is that, you say? It’s a new professional league that will launch in 2018. Its intent: To develop players, not compete with the NFL. The great Dan Wetzel of Yahoo! detailed the fledgling league.
In a shock to no one, Michigan’s Jabrill Peppers has declared for the 2017 NFL Draft. Peppers was one of the most dynamic players in college football in recent memory, conjuring comparisons to fellow Wolverine and 1997 Heisman winner Charles Woodson.
Bowl season didn't go as planned for the Big Ten, which went 3-7, including a 1-3 clip in New Year's Six games. But the voters knew how good the Big Ten was all season, and that fact was evident in the final AP poll that includes a quartet of Big Ten teams in the top 10.
It's easy to enjoy those touching walk-on-receiving-scholarship viral videos. It's even easier when a team does it in a way that you've never seen. Michigan did just that with Andrew Dakich.
It's Monday, and that means it's time for me to release my latest Big Ten Power Rankings, presented by ArcelorMittal. Spoiler: There's a new No. 1 (Purdue), while Northwestern and surging Minnesota are the biggest risers.
Just two weeks into the conference season, and every Big Ten team has at least one league loss. And there are four teams atop the conference standings with 3-1 marks: Minnesota, Nebraska, Purdue and Wisconsin. Here's a look-ahead to the third week of Big Ten play.