Nationalchamps.net has released its 2015 College Football Top 25 Preview, the site’s annual early look at where teams will be ranked in the preseason polls. Big Ten champ and inaugural playoff participant Ohio State paces the Big Ten at No. 4, behind No. 1 TCU, No. 2 Oregon and No. 3 Florida State. Alabama rounds out the top 5. Only two other Big Ten teams make the top 25: Michigan State (No. 8) and Wisconsin (No. 21). See the site’s full preseason top 25. Don’t get too upset if your team didn’t make the list. That doesn’t mean it won’t
Who wins today's Big Ten bowl games? See our picks, plus FOX columnist Bruce Feldman's, and cast your New Year's Day winners inside!
CHICAGO — Thad Matta and Ohio State threw everything they had at North Carolina on Saturday afternoon in the CBS Sports Classic at the United Center. [ MORE: Buckeyes talk unique CBS Sports Classic court design ] A zone defense, a man-to-man defense, even a full-court press, but nothing seemed to work in the 82-74 loss. The 24th-ranked Tar Heels dominated the 12th-ranked Buckeyes down low, to the tune of a 34-20 advantage in paint scoring and a plus-13 rebounding margin. At 9-2, and with both losses against the only two ranked teams they’ve faced (lost at Louisville in ACC/Big
It was a rough day for Big Ten men's basketball teams. The conference went 4-6 on Saturday, as Illinois edged Missouri, 62-59, at the buzzer to earn Braggin' Rights, while Indiana took down No. 23 Butler in the Crossroads Classic to highlight the day's busy slate. Catch up on all the action inside!
Four of the nation’s top men’s basketball programs are in Chicago on Saturday for the CBS Sports Classic. The event, which pit Ohio State vs. North Carolina and Kentucky vs. UCLA, was played on a head-turning and attention-grabbing court design at the United Center. What made the design so unique? Each team’s logo – a rather large version of it – was represented on the floor, accounting for nearly all of the space outside of the key to the sideline on both sides. What’s more, the second “S” in the CBS Sports Classic text under each basket extends onto the
With college football's bowl season just around the corner, BTN.com web editor Sean Merriman got in touch with media members from every Big Ten school and asked them for their picks of the top Big Ten bowl performers of all time.
As we await bowl season, BTN.com asked a beat writer from every team to participate in a five-part regular-season recap. Part V, the player to watch in 2015 for all 14 teams.
As we await the Big Ten’s 10 bowl games, BTN.com asked a beat writer from every team to participate in a five-part regular-season recap. Part IV, the MVP for all 14 teams.
There were four Big Ten basketball games on Wednesday. Catch up on all the action inside!
ESPN NFL Draft expert Todd McShay released his initial 2015 NFL Mock Draft on Wednesday, which features five Big Ten names. Who are they? Find out inside!