Things held steady at the top of my latest Big Ten Power Rankings, presented by ArcelorMittal, as we brace for the Wisconsin-Ohio State Big Ten title game. The fast-riser? Purdue.
It was Rivalry Saturday, the best Saturday of the year! And the day was filled with many good moments, as top dogs Wisconsin and Ohio State held serve amid a sea of blowouts.
Nebraska had big leads slip away in both halves but still wound up victorious. Glynn Watson Jr. scored 26 points and Nebraska hung on after nearly blowing a 22-point lead to beat Long Beach State 85-80 Sunday.
Nebraska and Penn State each earned a share of the Big Ten Volleyball Championship after both schools posted victories Saturday night in their regular-season finales. Both the Huskers and the Nittany Lions finished with a 19-1 conference record.
Before we turn our attention to the Big Ten title game, it’s time to revisit how BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart and Big Ten fans did with their Week 13 Big Ten game predictions.
Nebraska fired coach Mike Riley on Saturday after three seasons in which he was unable to return the Cornhuskers to national prominence let alone make them a factor in the Big Ten. Riley was under contract through February 2021 and is due a buyout of more than $6.6 million.
Nebraska is turning the page … again. In what has become a familiar story, the Cornhuskers have fired another head coach. This time, Mike Riley has been asked to clean out the big desk in the corner office of the Nebraska football complex.
Anton Gill and Isaac Copeland dropped 17 points apiece to lead Nebraska to an 84-59 win over Marist Friday in the Advocare Invitational
Iowa broke a 14-14 halftime tie by scoring 42 unanswered points and burying Nebraska, 56-14 on Senior Day at Memorial Stadium.
It's Black Friday, and Tom Dienhart's Friday List doesn't rest. He brings you the best Big Ten football true freshman in each position group.