The men's basketball preseason AP poll was released Monday, and five Big Ten teams make the cut. Four of them land in the top 15: No. 9 Wisconsin; No. 11 Indiana; No. 12 Michigan State; No. 15 Purdue.
Nine weeks down, believe it not, and here is what I’m buying and selling as the season enters the home stretch.
The Big Ten office released its Week 9 award winners Monday, and four of the five recipients are first-time honorees. The only repeat winner: Penn State RB Saquon Barkley.
Like last week, Jerry Palm of CBSSports.com has 10 Big Ten teams projected for bowls. Palm has Ohio State holding steady as the No. 4 seed in the four-team playoff despite not impressing in a home win vs. Northwestern.
Michigan continues to hit on all cylinders, as it distances itself from the pack. Can anyone beat the Wolverines? See BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart's latest Big Ten Power Rankings, presented by ArcelorMittal, inside.
Michigan (No. 2/No. 2) is one of four Big Ten teams in the top 10, with Ohio State (No. 6/No. 6), Wisconsin (No. 8/No. 8) and Nebraska (No. 9/No. 10) following. Penn State (No. 20/ No. 23) rounds out the Big Ten's ranked teams.
Michigan continues to show that it’s clearly the best team in the Big Ten. In fact, it’s now the only unbeaten left after Nebraska went down at Wisconsin. The Big Ten West race is gonna be fun to watch in November.
The Wisconsin men’s cross country program won its conference-leading 48th Big Ten Championship on Sunday with 63 points, placing two runners among the individual top five at Les Bolstad Golf Course.
Before we turn our attention to Week 10, it's time to revisit how the BTN.com team and Big Ten fans did with their Week 9 Big Ten game predictions.
Injured Wisconsin kicker Rafael Gaglianone joined Nebraska's weekly pregame Sam Foltz tribute prior to Saturday night's game at Camp Randall Stadium.