Given the fact that Penn State is one of the world’s top research universities, it may seem slightly incongruous that it started in 1855 as an agricultural school. But even then, the nascent Penn State was at the forefront of what would come to define modern higher education. Applying rigorous scientific techniques and research to a backbone industry of our young nation, the college was a charter land-grant institution. As such, Penn State was founded not just for the benefit of students, but for the common good of the United States. That spirit continues to this day. The 2016 Penn
Get ready for a classic Rose Bowl. It's Big Ten Champion Penn State (11-2, 8-1) vs. USC (9-3, 7-2) on Jan. 2 at 5 p.m. ET.
Big Ten teams will play in 10 bowl games. And, if you scan the rosters for all 10 Big Ten foes, you can put together a pretty impressive All-Big Ten Bowl Opponent Team. See BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart's top opposing players inside.
Best bowl? Best QB matchup? Best chance for an upset? Best chance for a shootout? It’s all here and more in Tom Dienhart's Best of the Bowls!
On Monday, the Big Ten men’s basketball coaches participated in a teleconference to take questions from the media. You can listen to what each coach had to say in the audio player below.
Pressed for time during the holiday season? Sure you are! Who isn’t? What with the trip to Toys “R” Us to buy a Mr. Microphone and surfing the web for a good deal on a Zamfir pan flute CD, we all are busy. That’s why I’m here. Let me prioritize the Big Ten bowls for you, from best to worst. You’re welcome. 1. Fiesta Bowl: Ohio State vs. Clemson. Good luck trying to find a better postseason matchup than this. This playoff game between No. 2 seed Clemson and No. 3 Ohio State, the first team to make the playoff
With college basketball season well underway, a crop of Big Ten freshmen have established themselves as major contributors. Here's a list of newcomers to keep an eye on going forward.
Entering Friday, six Big Ten teams were in the NCAA volleyball tournament's Sweet 16. Three advanced to the Elite Eight.
The Chicago Tribune announced Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett and Penn State running back Saquon Barkley as co-recipients of their 2016 Silver Football award Thursday, given annually to the Big Ten's MVP.
Every game has a storyline, right? So what are they for the 10 Big Ten bowl teams? From Ohio State and its playoff matchup with Clemson in the Fiesta Bowl to Maryland and its battle vs. Boston College in the Quick Lane Bowl, here is what to watch for.