The Big Ten regular season is complete, and now it’s time to turn our attention to the Big Ten tourney.
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The regular season is over. Now, it’s off to Indianapolis for the Big Ten tourney, where top seeds Indiana and Michigan State look like the teams to beat.
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It’s the final day of the regular season, and the Big Ten tournament picture becomes clearer and clearer after every game.
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Melo Trimble and Jake Layman scored 18 points each, and No. 14 Maryland celebrated Senior Night with the team’s best game in weeks, an 81-55 rout of Illinois. Also, Northwestern spoiled Senior Night at Penn State and beat the Nittany Lions, 71-61.
Before the Penn State men’s basketball team took on Northwestern in the Nittany Lions’ last home game of the season, the program honored their seniors, which included Brandon Taylor, Jordan Dickerson, Devin Foster, and Donovan Jack. Watch the whole ceremony in the video in this post.
How rare are outright championships in Big Ten men’s basketball? Here is a look at the last time each men’s program won the Big Ten outright. The biggest surprises: Purdue hasn’t done it since 1996, Iowa since 1970 and Michigan State since 2009.