BTN.com editor Alex Roux previews three Big Ten games to watch throughout Week 3 of conference play.
The latest AP poll was released Monday, and the biggest Big Ten story line is Minnesota making its first appearance since 2013.
The Big Ten office released its weekly men's basketball award winners Monday, and it's a pair of familiar names earning recognition. Purdue star Caleb Swanigan is player of the week for the fourth time this season, while Minnesota's Amir Coffey claims his second freshman laurels.
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.
The Big Ten race got a whole lot more interesting, as Nebraska and Wisconsin each suffered their first conference defeats Sunday. Now, as we ready to tip off Week 3 of conference play, Purdue, Michigan State, Nebraska, Minnesota, Maryland and Wisconsin all have one Big Ten loss.
Minnesota got 19 points from freshman Amir Coffey in a 78-68 win over Ohio State Sunday. The Gophers improved to 15-2 on the season with the victory
If Amir Coffey's last name rings a bell, it's because his sister and father both carved out fantastic Big Ten careers. Now Amir is blazing his own trail at Minnesota. The Journey premieres Sunday, Jan. 8 at 9:30 p.m. ET.
Big Ten teams continued to pack every ounce of drama into its action Thursday, as all three conference games came down to wild finishes.
Minnesota edged Northwestern on the road Thursdsay, 70-66, behind 17 points from Amir Coffey. The loss was the second consecutive defeat for Northwestern, while the Gophers have built on their fantastic early-season record with back-to-back wins.
Before Wisconsin and Indiana tip off the second week of Big Ten play Tuesday night, let's take a look at three of the biggest things on BTN analyst Jess Settles' mind following a wild and unexpected opening week.