Ohio State held off Minnesota for a 78-72 win Wednesday to improve to 3-5 in conference play. The loss was the Gophers' fourth straight defeat.
The selection committee for the NCAA men's basketball tournament is getting into the bracketology business and borrowing an idea from the College Football Playoff, hoping it will get more fans thinking about March Madness in February.
Four weeks down in Big Ten play, and it seems like things are finally taking shape. Check out BTN analyst Jon Crispin's latest Big Ten Power Rankings inside.
BTN.com editor Alex Roux previews three Big Ten games to watch throughout Week 5 of conference play.
The Big Ten race is gaining a sharper focus, with Maryland Wisconsin moving out ahead of the pack. But keep an eye on Purdue and Northwestern—yes, Northwestern, which looks primed to earn its first NCAA bid. And Indiana looks like it’s finding its stride, too.
Some great, fun games this week, including a few that included game-winning shots in the final moments. Amid those thrilling finishes, it’s becoming clearer that Wisconsin and Maryland are the teams to beat as each is 5-1 in league action.
No. 17 Wisconsin pulled out a 78-76 overtime victory at The Barn in Minnesota Saturday behind a career-high 28 points and 12 rebounds from Ethan Happ. The Badgers moved into a tie with Maryland for first place in the Big Ten with the win.
March Madness is less than two months away. Let's see where bracketologists Jerry Palm and Joe Lunardi expect Big Ten teams to land in the NCAA tournament field.
If you could pick one Big Ten player to build a team around, who would you select? BTN.com's Tom Dienhart asked a few other writers.
Yet another crazy week in the Big Ten, and that's led to some serious movement in BTN analyst Jon Crispin's latest Big Ten Power Rankings, presented by ArcelorMittal. See his full list, which is now topped by Wisconsin, inside.