Moments after Ohio State wrapped up the national championship Monday night in Arlington, Texas, the way-too-early 2015 top 25 polls were released.
Historic? Tide turning? However you wanna label the Big Ten’s bowl season, it sent a message that the conference still carries a big stick and may be primed for a run of domination.
With all 38 bowl games in the books, it's time to take a look at our top 10 plays of Big Ten bowl season. Watch all of them inside.
How did Big Ten fans and the BTN.com team do with their Big Ten bowl game predictions? Hint: No one did better than guest picker Bruce Feldman.
This was the second loss in a row and third in four games for Minnesota, which fell flat vs. Missouri en route to a 33-17 defeat. The Golden Gophers got out to a 7-0 lead but were outscored 33-10 the rest of the way. [ MORE: View our 2014-2015 bowl schedule ] Still, Minnesota can build on this loss as the roster continues to develop with Jerry Kill heading into his fifth season next fall. BEST OF CITRUS BOWL Best play: Early in the fourth quarter and trailing 13-7, TE Maxx Williams caught a pass near the sideline. He proceeded
Maxx Williams! #SCTop10 In the play of the day thus far, Williams hurdles 2 defenders on this 54-yd TD http://t.co/EjdpMV4ARZ #CitrusBowl — ESPN CollegeFootball (@ESPNCFB) January 1, 2015 What’s better than one hurdle? Two hurdles, of course! Minnesota TE Maxx Williams made yet another highlight play in Thursday afternoon’s Citrus Bowl vs. Missouri. This time, instead of making a head-turning sideline grab, he took the pass from Mitch Leidner and hurdled twice, over two Tigers defenders, on his way to the end zone. The play was so nice it earned one of ESPN play-by-play man Mike Patrick’s “Holy Cow!” calls. Holy cow,
Happy New Year, Big Ten fans! It’s been a wild and entertaining day of New Year’s Day bowls, and there’s still Ohio State vs. Alabama in the Sugar Bowl to go. Catch up on all of today’s action on our Big Ten scoreboard. In completed action, Wisconsin topped Auburn in overtime in the Outback Bowl, Michigan State stunned Baylor in the Cotton Bowl and Minnesota lost to Missouri in the Citrus Bowl. Want to catch up on all of this year’s bowl games? You’ll want to check out our 2014-15 bowl schedule page. Use the links below to track all
With the New Year just about here, BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart is taking a look back at the bets of 2014 Big Ten football.
Four Big Ten bowl games down, the Big Ten is 2-2. How are the Big Ten's remaining six bowl teams killing time before kickoff, you ask?
What was Minnesota's high and low point in 2014? What about its offensive and defensive MVP? Get Tom Dienhart's 2014 Minnesota season review inside.