Bronson Koenig scored 21 points, Nigel Hayes had 17 points and 10 rebounds, and No. 16 Wisconsin opened the Maui Invitational with a 74-62 win over Tennessee on Monday.
Before we enter rivalry week, also the final week of the regular season, BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart shares what he is buying and selling the Big Ten.
Indiana leads a quintet of Big Ten teams ranked in the latest AP poll, released Monday. The Hoosiers come in at No. 3 and are receiving two first-place votes.
Once again, Jerry Palm of CBSSports.com has a Big Ten team in the playoff. And that team is Ohio State slotted as the No. 4 seed and taking on No. 2 Clemson in the Fiesta Bowl.
Week 12 didn't feature any surprises in the Big Ten, resulting in little change in BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart's latest Big Ten Power Rankings. See the full list inside.
No big surprises in Week 12, as the leaders in both divisions held serve. Now, Wisconsin and Michigan can wrap up the West and East titles, respectively, with wins next week.
Before we turn our attention to Week 13, it's time to revisit how the BTN.com team and Big Ten fans did with their Week 12 Big Ten game predictions.
T.J. Watt returned an interception 17 yards for a touchdown, and No. 6 Wisconsin scored 35 points in the final 8 1/2 minutes of the first half of a 49-20 victory against Purdue on Saturday.
Wisconsin and Penn State have both outperformed expectations this season, and now both have realistic paths to the Big Ten Championship Game. But which team has been more impressive?
No. 9 Wisconsin got back on track following Tuesday's loss to Creighton with a 69-51 win over Chicago State Thursday. Vitto Brown led the way for the Badgers with 12 points.