The Big Ten is home to two of the three best college football towns, according to a recent usatoday.com College Football Fan Index. Madison (University of Wisconsin) tops the poll, followed by Austin (University of Texas), and Ann Arbor (University of Michigan) is No. 3. Here’s a snippet of what the site says about Madison: “What makes it so great? Let’s start with the fact that even when it’s cold and covered with snow, the city is picturesque. Located between Lakes Mendota and Monona, Madison has no shortage of great water views. There are also plenty of places to gorge.
BTN Live announced the 2014 All-Big Ten Football Teams and individual award winners Monday night. See all of the honorees inside.
On Monday, Wisconsin players Rob Havenstein, Marcus Trotter, Melvin Gordon and Ohio State players Doran Grant, Michael Bennett and Evan Spencer spoke with reporters about the upcoming Big Ten Football Championship on Saturday, Dec. 6 in Indianapolis. You can listen here. Don’t forget: BTN will present the exclusive, live announcement of both coaches’ and media All-Big Ten teams, as well as several Big Ten football awards during the BTN Live: All-Conference Selection Show at 6 p.m. ET tonight. The 10 individual position trophies that will be announced Monday include the Griese-Brees Quarterback of the Year, Ameche-Dayne Running Back of the Year,
You have questions, and Tom Dienahrt has answers in his latest Big Ten Mailbag. Get his answers to your questions inside.
BTN/BTN2Go will announce the 2014 All-Big Ten Football Teams and select individual winners at 6 p.m. ET Monday night. See BTN.com's team inside.
Things, for the most part, hold steady in my latest Big Ten Power Rankings, presented by ArcelorMittal. See the latest list inside!
Jerry Palm of CBSSports.com has his latest bowl projections out, with only the Big Ten title game left. Can’t imagine things will change much from here on out. Palm, a Purdue grad who played in the marching band, has 10 Big Ten teams in the postseason, with Michigan, Northwestern, Indiana and Purdue the only schools out. Palm has no Big Ten teams in the playoffs, but three are in “selection committee” bowls—up from one last week. Here is how Palm lines up the Big Ten. Cotton: Ohio State vs. Arizona Peach: Michigan State vs. TCU Fiesta: Wisconsin vs. Boise State
The latest Coaches Poll was released Sunday, and Ohio State and Michigan State both moved up one spot, to No. 6 and No. 7, respectively. The Buckeyes beat rival Michigan to clinch their third consecutive perfect Big Ten campaign; the Spartans cruised to a road win at Penn State to wrap up their second straight 10-win season. Wisconsin moved up three spots, to No. 11, following its comeback win over rival Minnesota to clinch the inaugural Big Ten West title, while the Gophers dropped to No. 25. Nebraska, fresh off its exciting overtime comeback win at Iowa, is back in
On Sunday, Ohio State coach Urban Meyer and Wisconsin coach Gary Andersen spoke with reporters about the upcoming Big Ten Football Championship on Saturday, December 6 in Indianapolis. You can listen here.
Can you believe the regular season is over? That was a fast season, and now we're headed to the Big Ten title game, a matchup that will pit Wisconsin vs. Ohio State.