Bryant McIntosh scored 19 of his 23 points in the second half to lead Northwestern to a 65-58 victory over Wake Forest on Monday night in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge.
We've had a few weeks to assess Big Ten teams now, so it's a good time for BTN analyst Jon Crispin to offer his first Big Ten Power Rankings. Quick note: This year's weekly list will feature the top 10 teams, as opposed to the entire conference in past years.
It's time for the 18th playing of the ACC/Big Ten Challenge. It all tips off Monday night, with a pair of games, and continues through Wednesday night. Get BTN analyst Jon Crispin's preview inside.
Vic Law led the way with 22 points, Scottie Lindsey scored 20 and Northwestern rolled over Bryant, 86-66 at Welsh-Ryan Arena Friday.
Notre Dame completed its second successful stretch in the borough, beating Northwestern 70-66 on Tuesday night in the championship game of the Legends Classic.
Bryant McIntosh had 20 points and five assists to lead Northwestern to a convincing 77-58 victory over No. 22 Texas on Monday night in the semifinals of the Legends Classic at Barclays Center.
Kamar Baldwin's tiebreaking jumper just before the buzzer gave Butler a 70-68 victory as Northwestern lost a heartbreaker at Hinkle Fieldhouse.
The 2016-17 season opens Friday night. Before the ball goes up in the air, though, I wanted to take a look at one question facing each Big Ten team.
Every November, like everyone else, I enter basketball season with questions surrounding certain programs or specific players. These questions often expose a key to success, a concern or some form of vulnerability.
The way we all interpret and define the word “underrated” will vary from person to person. Regardless of interpretation, here are BTN analyst Jon Crispin's top 5 most underrated Big Ten players.