This shapes up as a terrific Saturday dotted with myriad big game. All eyes are on Oklahoma’s visit to Ohio State, which won in Norman last year. How will OU do with 33-year-old Lincoln Riley having taken over for Bob Stoops? This could be a preview of a playoff game.
The Big Ten Conference released its Week 1 award winners Monday morning, and Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett claimed his seventh career offensive laurel to pace the honorees. See all the winners, plus watch select video highlights, below. Co-Offensive Players of the Week: J.T. Barrett, Ohio State, Sr., QB Accounted for four touchdowns and 365 yards of total offense in a victory at Indiana Threw for 304 yards and three touchdowns, while rushing for 61 yards and another score Now responsible for 104 career touchdowns (rushing and passing), two shy of the Big Ten record held by Purdue’s Drew Brees
One week is in the books. And it was a successful one for the Big Ten, which was handed just two non-conference defeats (Rutgers vs. No. 8 Washington & Purdue vs. No. 16 Louisville) and had two big wins by Michigan and Maryland. Here is a look at the Best of Week 1.
Nothing changes near the top of BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart's Big Ten Power Rankings, presented by ArcelorMittal. But Maryland is upwardly mobile after that eye-popping win at No. 23 Texas.
Week 1 came and went with one upset, as Maryland toppled No. 23 Texas, 51-41, in Austin, Texas. See how BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart and Big Ten fans fared on their Week 1 game predictions below.
It wasn't always pretty, but when No. 2 Ohio State opened the floodgates in a 49-21 opening night win over Indiana, their performance was impressive.
Do you smell that? It’s the start of the college football season. There has been so much information to digest in anticipation of kickoff. And there seems to be so many things BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart doesn't know. Here are 10 things he does he know.
Who wins Week 1 Big Ten football games? Get BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart's picks, plus cast your winners for all 13 Big Ten games inside.
It's time for one last macro look at the league before the season (and Big Ten play!) kicks off Thursday. First up, Tom Dienhart's look at the B1G East.
BTN's Dave Revsine was here from the start. On BTN's tenth anniversary, he looks back at the first year of the network with memories that are bittersweet and joyful.