The latest AP poll is out, and the same three Big Ten teams remain ranked. As was the case last week, the order goes Wisconsin (No. 15), Purdue (No. 20) and Maryland (No. 22).
The Big Ten office released its latest men's basketball players of the week Monday, and there are a pair of winners for player of the week and freshman of the week. See the honorees, plus watch select video highlights, inside.
The Big Ten race is gaining a sharper focus, with Maryland Wisconsin moving out ahead of the pack. But keep an eye on Purdue and Northwestern—yes, Northwestern, which looks primed to earn its first NCAA bid. And Indiana looks like it’s finding its stride, too.
The Super Bowl LI matchup is set, and thirteen former Big Ten stars are listed on the active rosters for the New England Patriots (7) and Atlanta Falcons (6).
Some great, fun games this week, including a few that included game-winning shots in the final moments. Amid those thrilling finishes, it’s becoming clearer that Wisconsin and Maryland are the teams to beat as each is 5-1 in league action.
No. 17 Wisconsin pulled out a 78-76 overtime victory at The Barn in Minnesota Saturday behind a career-high 28 points and 12 rebounds from Ethan Happ. The Badgers moved into a tie with Maryland for first place in the Big Ten with the win.
March Madness is less than two months away. Let's see where bracketologists Jerry Palm and Joe Lunardi expect Big Ten teams to land in the NCAA tournament field.
BTN and Riot Games, the creator of League of Legends, today announced the launch of the official BTN League of Legends season. The new pilot program, in which clubs from Big Ten Universities take part in a season-long competition, will result in one school being crowned the BTN League of Legends Champion in the most played PC video game in the world. Clubs from Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Maryland, Michigan, Michigan State, Minnesota, Northwestern, Ohio State, Purdue, Rutgers and Wisconsin will all play in the inaugural season, which will kick on off Jan. 30 on BTN2Go and watch.lolesports.com. The Big Ten
If you could pick one Big Ten player to build a team around, who would you select? BTN.com's Tom Dienhart asked a few other writers.
The Big Ten sends 14 players from six schools to this year's Senior Bowl.