Earlier, BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart looked at the overall recruiting appeal of the football programs in the Big Ten East. Now, it's time for him to take a look at the programs in the Big Ten West.
It's getting harder and harder to ignore what Mark Turgeon's young and talented team is doing. What it's done is rattle off a 19-2 record, including a 7-1 clip in Big Ten play, to little fanfare. That's changing, at least in Jon Crispin's latest Big Ten Power Rankings.
It's official: Northwestern is ranked for the first time since the 2009-10 season. The latest AP poll, released Monday, has the 18-4 Wildcats ranked No. 25. Three other Big Ten teams are ranked, as well, led by No. 10 Wisconsin. See the full poll inside.
As the conference season chugs toward the halfway point, it’s becoming clearer that Wisconsin and Maryland are the teams to beat. But keep an eye on Northwestern, which has won six in a row.
Another week, another chance for Wisconsin and Maryland to assert their dominance in the Big Ten. And it’s becoming more apparent that Northwestern is a legit NCAA team, as the Wildcats have ripped off six wins in a row. Can NU win the Big Ten?
Bryant McIntosh had 21 points and eight assists, leading surging Northwestern to a 68-55 victory over Indiana on Sunday.
Who's in? Who's out? Who's right on the bubble? Check in with bracketologists Joe Lunardi and Jerry Palm to see how the Big Ten might stack up come tourney time.
Northwestern got a monster game from Dererk Pardon (19 points, 22 rebounds) to push past Nebraska Thursday, 73-61. It was the Wildcats' fifth straight win, good for 6-2 in Big Ten play.
The clock is winding down. You want the ball in one player's hands. Which Big Ten player would you choose? We asked a handful of Big Ten media members for their choice.
The wins just keep on coming for Northwestern, which is one of the hottest teams in the Big Ten as it continues what looks to be an historic season in Evanston. A big reason for that: Scottie Lindsey.