The Big Ten has announced another step toward improving student-athlete welfare, approving a conference recommendation to establish enhanced concussion protocols.
On BTN’s “Big Ten Championship Pregame Show” we revealed the Big Ten Football Images of the Year, which included Ameer Abdullah’s game winning TD against McNeese State and Melvin Gordon’s record-breaking performance against Nebraska. The segment also included an incredible original painting by Barrett Keithley who approached a blank canvas and created a masterpiece. Watch it all in this post.
It was a busy day of Big Ten men’s basketball, as 12 teams were in action. No. 19 Michigan State and No. 14 Ohio State rolled to victories to highlight the action. Catch up on all 12 games on our Big Ten scoreboard. In other action, Indiana walloped Savannah State, while No. 17 Michigan and Purdue suffered stunning losses to New Jersey Institute of Technology and North Florida, respectively. See all of the other results below. *** NJIT 72, Michigan 70: BOX | PBP | AP RECAP Damon Lynn made a critical 3-pointer with less than three minutes to go and
Even though it’s bowl eligible with six wins, could Penn State—or any other 6-6 and 7-5 Big Ten team–be left out of the postseason? Greg Pickel of Pennlive.com says the outcome of Saturday’s Big Ten championship game between Wisconsin and Ohio State will be a major factor in determining whether a team stays home or not. If Wisconsin beats Ohio State, it’s a near certainty that everyone is going bowling because the Big Ten would likely have three programs — Ohio State, Michigan State, and Wisconsin — in a New Year’s bowl. If the Buckeyes win, however, the league could
During football and basketball games, BTN LiveBIG will spotlight notable examples of research, innovation and community service from around the conference. In-Game stories will provide more background on these features, and the opportunity to view the videos again. Hunger is a problem all over the world, but it’s not always due to a lack of water or arable land. In many areas, such remote parts of Africa, if seeds aren’t preserved for the next growing season, it can mean thousands of people will starve later on, even after a successful harvest. Over the last few years, researchers at Purdue University
Big Ten universities have a reputation for innovation. The conference’s status as a leader in this area was recently affirmed by Aviation Week magazine, a provider of global news and information for the aerospace and defense industries, which selected six students from five Big Ten schools for its “Twenty20s” awards. The winners from the Big Ten were: Ronak Dave, School of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Purdue University Nathan Kidder, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, The Ohio State University Christopher Reynolds, Department of Aerospace Engineering, University of Michigan Akash Shah, Department of Aerospace Engineering, University of Illinois Elena Shrestha, Department of
Who were the top individual performers in this year's ACC/Big Ten Challenge? Find out inside!
The third and final day of the ACC/Big Ten Challenge featured six outstanding hoops games, highlighted by Iowa's 60-55 upset win over North Carolina. Catch up on all of the action inside!
Four Big Ten players are on ESPN's NBA Draft Board 3.0. Who are they and where do they land on the list? Find out inside!
The Big Ten was dotted with a bevy of good freshmen this fall. Jump inside to see Tom Dienhart's 2014 All-Big Ten Freshman Team.