Best game? Best matchup? Best chance for an upset? BTN.com's Tom Dienhart rolls out his weekly "Best Suggestions" and looks at these questions and more. Plus, quick notes from around the conference.
In today's Big Ten links, BTN.com's Tom Dienhart opens with a a look at the details of Michigan's home-and-home with Texas. Plus, more Thursday headlines and links from around the Big Ten.
BTN/BTN2Go airs four Week 4 Big Ten football games. At noon ET: Eastern Michigan at Michigan State (watch on BTN2Go) and Southern Illinois at Purdue (watch on BTN2Go). At 4 ET: San Jose State at Minnesota (watch on BTN2Go) and UMass at Penn State (watch on BTN2Go). Use our GameFinder tool in this post to find your game. The “Extra Football Game Channels” are only available to BTN during the football Saturdays because of capacity issues with our cable and satellite providers. The non-conference basketball season overlaps with dozens of other sporting events, including NHL, NBA and other regional football
Who wins Week 4 Big Ten games? The BTN.com team and Maryland beat writer Matt Zenitz offer their picks inside. Pick your winners, too!
Week 4 is on our doorstep, the last Saturday of full-blown non-conference action. What am I buying? What am I selling? Check it out inside.
Are you a fan of Big Ten memorabilia? Do you have any Big Ten collectables laying around the house? If so, be sure to catch the premiere of "Big Ten Treasure Hunter" at 8 p.m. ET tonight on BTN/BTN2Go.
It's time to look ahead to Week 4, the final day of full non-conference action. Get Tom Dienhart's previews and game rankings inside.
Each Tuesday morning during the Big Ten football season, the 14 Big Ten football 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 Tuesday afternoon. We also distribute each session via Twitter. Find your coach below. Northwestern Coach Pat Fitzgerald: Listen to what @CoachFitz51 had to say as @NUFBFamily gears up for week 4 of #B1G football action. http://t.co/hX7qmVAcrG — Northwestern on BTN (@BTN_NU) September 16, 2014 Michigan Coach Brady Hoke: Listen to what Brady Hoke had to say as @umichfootball
How will history remember Week 3 of the Big Ten season? Not too fondly. Get Tom Dienhart's Week 3 honors, grades and numbers inside.
My latest Power Rankings got jumbled following another crazy Saturday that featured some surprise results. But the top two teams remain the same.