It's been a few weeks, but BTN analyst Jon Crispin's latest Big Ten Power Rankings, presented by ArcelorMittal, features the same No. 1 team for consecutive weeks. That team is Purdue, of course, winners of five in a row.
A new team paces the Big Ten in the latest AP poll, released Monday. No. 14 Purdue, which has won five in a row, moves up two spots, while Wisconsin, previously No. 11, checks in at No. 16, the Boilermakers' old spot.
The finish line is in sight. And Purdue and Wisconsin are battling for the league title, each tied for first. But don’t overlook Maryland, which is just a game off the pace after falling at Wisconsin on Sunday.
Nigel Hayes and Ethan Happ combined for 40 of No. 11 Wisconsin's 71 points in Sunday's 71-60 Badger win over No. 23 Maryland. Melo Trimble had 27 points for the Terps in the loss.
How many Big Ten teams will get into the NCAA tournament? Which ones still have work to do? Tom Dienhart asked the experts.
Moe Wagner scored 22 points and Michigan knocked off No. 11 Wisconsin Thursday at Crisler Center. The win was the third straight for the Wolverines, while the loss was the second in a row for the Badgers.
Ask Wisconsin's Nigel Hayes a question and he'll give you an honest answer. So BTN.com's Tom Dienhart dialed him up and asked a few, including, "Could anyone on the team beat Bronson Koenig in a 3-point shooting contest?" Here's what Hayes told us.
Northwestern’s upset win of a top-10 Wisconsin team at the Kohl Center on Sunday earned a 0.63 HH rating in BTN’s 12 metered markets,* the third-highest conference rating in network history. The highest-rated conference game in BTN history was set less than a month earlier, when Maryland visited Minnesota on Jan. 28 resulting in a 0.75 HH rating. Northwestern will once again be featured on BTN this evening, as the Wildcats host No. 23 Maryland as part of a Super Wednesday doubleheader. A special episode of BTN Live will air prior to tip off from Welsh-Ryan Arena beginning at 6
If one hasn't been paying attention, Big Ten men's basketball postgame press conferences have become appointment viewing. The last few days, we've had drama, emotion and humor highlight what can often be boring TV.
It's Tuesday, Feb. 14 and we're looking at what's left in the race for the Big Ten men's basketball season. Ready, set ... go.