A slate of six games looms on this Saturday. And there is some marquee appeal. At the top of the list is Ohio State’s trip to Nebraska. Northwestern’s game at Maryland also is interesting. NU may be the top team in the West, while the Terps are on the rise and looking to make a statement.
The Big Ten, which tied a conference record with five teams in the 2017 NCAA Baseball Tournament, was eliminated in regional action this past weekend. [ MORE: View the interactive NCAA tourney bracket ] Indiana, Big Ten tourney champ Iowa and Maryland all won one game, while Big Ten regular-season champ Nebraska and Michigan each lost their first two games. The Hawkeyes carded the biggest win, taking down No. 1 seed Houston in the their Houston Region opener. A couple more notables: Indiana’s Logan Sowers belted a trio of home runs Saturday, and Big Ten player of the year Jake
Week 6 offers up some interesting tilts, including a big rivalry game with Michigan State playing at Michigan. But there are two other very compelling games, headlined by Wisconsin playing at Nebraska. And keep an eye on the Penn State at Northwestern contest.
The Big Ten's five NCAA tournament teams open postseason action Friday. Big Ten regular-season champ Nebraska and Indiana pace the conference as No. 2 seeds, while Maryland and Michigan are 3 seeds and Big Ten tourney champ Iowa is a 4.
There isn’t an abundance of pizzazz on a six-game slate this week that includes a Friday night tilt pitting Nebraska at Illinois. The unquestioned top game is Northwestern at Wisconsin in a game between arguably the top two teams in the Big Ten West.
Big Ten action picks up in Week 4, which also is dotted with a few interesting non-league games. The headlines are Penn State at Iowa and Notre Dame at Michigan State. Get BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart's full preview inside.
Our look at the upcoming Big Ten football schedule continues with Week 3, which includes Wisconsin at BYU, Purdue at Missouri, Michigan vs. Air Force and Army at Ohio State.
One day after Iowa won the Big Ten’s baseball tourney, the conference placed five teams in the 2017 NCAA Baseball Tournament for the second time. The conference sent a record-high five to the tourney in 2015. In addition to Iowa, the Big Ten sends Nebraska, Indiana, Maryland and Michigan. According to the NCAA baseball committee, Michigan was one of the last four of the 64 teams selected Here is the entire NCAA baseball bracket at NCAA.com. Iowa won the 2017 Big Ten Baseball Tournament by beating Northwestern in the championship game. Relive the tourney as we have highlights from that
Day 3 of the Big Ten Baseball Tournament features four games from Bloomington, Ind. Track scores, highlights and scheduling here.
In the second episode of the BTN Podcast, Westwood One radio and BTN TV announcer Kevin Kugler joined Alex Roux in-studio to talk his best broadcasting experiences, Nebraska football, the Cubs winning the World Series and more.