Keita Bates-Diop scored 18 points, including the decisive putback with 2.8 seconds left, to give No. 14 Ohio State a 64-63 upset at No. 3 Purdue, ending the nation's longest winning streak at 19 games Wednesday night.
As part of tonight’s Super Wednesday doubleheader coverage presented by U.S. Cellular, BTN will provide an additional live presence at Mackey Arena before, during and after the matchup between No. 3 Purdue vs. No. 14 Ohio State. The battle at the top of the Big Ten Conference, tipping off at 8:30 p.m. ET on BTN, features two teams with the best combined league record (23-1) through at least 24 conference games in the past 20 years. Pregame Digital Content Follow along on Periscope as BTN contributor Andy Katz takes you inside shootaround for both Ohio State (noon – 1 p.m.
We're hours away from the No. 14 Ohio State at No. 3 Purdue battle for first place at 8:30 p.m. ET Wednesday on BTN/BTN2Go. To preview the highly anticipated matchup, I sat down with former Purdue star and current BTN analyst Robbie Hummel.
It took a while, but it’s finally here … the week we all have been waiting for, the week that will have the most impact in determining which school will win the Big Ten title: No. 3 Purdue, No. 14 Ohio State or No. 4 Michigan State. Here's a breakdown the three contenders' remaining schedules.
Much of the college basketball world will have its eye on the No. 14 Ohio State at No. 3 Purdue tussle Wednesday night on BTN/BTN2Go. It's a battle for first place, after all. Should Purdue win, it will have a two-game lead in the standings; should Ohio State win, we'll have a tie atop the standings with five games to play.
As the season progresses toward the Big Ten tournament, the standings become hard to argue when it comes to the Big Ten Power Rankings, presented by ArcelorMittal. See Jon Crispin's latest list inside.
The Big Ten has four top 20 teams in the latest AP poll, released Monday, marking its best showing of the season. Undefeated Purdue comes in at No. 3 for the fourth consecutive week to pace the quartet of Big Ten teams. View the full poll inside.
This shapes up as perhaps the best week of the season with two monster games on tap that will go a long way in determining who wins the Big Ten title. Here is a look at the week ahead.
The Big Ten Conference and Big Ten Network today announced a multi-year agreement naming SoFi as the presenting sponsor of the Big Ten Men’s Basketball Tournament. SoFi, a modern finance company taking an unprecedented approach to lending and wealth management, will not only be the on-site tournament sponsor, but also present the on-air coverage of all 10 tournament games televised on BTN. “SoFi is all about fostering and rewarding the ambition of its members, and we see those same values reflected in Big Ten athletics,” said Margi Brown, VP of Marketing and Media at SoFi. “The men’s basketball tournament provides
More of the same in the Big Ten, as Purdue, Ohio State and Michigan State continue to show their dominance. How strong have these three schools been? They are a combined 33-3 in Big Ten play. Here is a look at Best of the Week.