TV Schedule & Shows


Welcome to the BTN TV schedule page. Also available to subscribers of participating TV providers, BTN2Go delivers live and on-demand programming via the web. We also offer hundreds of non-televised events via BTN Plus on BTN2Go. Go to the schedule page for sport-specific schedules.

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5:30pm B1G Kickoff Luncheon

7:00pm Top 10 Football Games of the Year: #3: B1G Championship: Michigan State vs. Iowa - 12/5/15

Connor Cook led the Spartans on a 22-play drive finished by a L.J. Scott touchdown with 27 seconds left to give Michigan State the Big Ten Championship title over Iowa in Indianapolis.

8:00pm B1G Football Media Day: Part 2 of 2

Part 2 of 2

11:00pm Top 10 Football Games of the Year: #4: Michigan State at Ohio State - 11/21/15

Michael Geiger's 41-yard game-winning Field Goal gave the Spartans the 17-14 victory over the defending National Champions in Columbus.

12:00am BTN Live: Football Media Day Special - Part 2 of 2

Football Media Day Special - Part 2 of 2

4:00am Top 10 Football Games of the Year: #5: Rutgers at Indiana - 10/17/15

Rutgers rallies from 25 down to beat Indiana 55-52, in a game that saw over 1,200 yards of offense.

5:00am Top 10 Football Games of the Year: #6: Pittsburgh at Iowa - 9/19/15

Marshall Koehn kicked a game-winning 57 yard field goal as time expired to give the Iowa Hawkeyes the victory over Pittsburgh and improve their record to 3-0 on the season.

6:00am Big Ten Elite: 1985 Iowa Football TV-PG

Profile of the 1985 Iowa Football team lead by Head Coach Hayden Fry and Sr. QB Chuck Long. The Hawkeyes won their 2nd Big Ten Title in a 5-year span and earned a trip to Pasadena for the Rose Bowl, highlighted by of the Hawkeyes thrilling 12-10 victory over Michigan in a #1 vs. #2 matchup as well as a last second victory over MSU. Watch this on BTN2Go

7:00am Iowa Football Classic: Michigan at Iowa - 11/5/11

Marcus Coker rushed for 132 yards and 2 touchdowns as the Iowa Hawkeyes knocked off the 15th-ranked Wolverines in Iowa City.

8:00am B1G Football Media Day: Part 1 of 2

Part 1 of 2

10:00am Purdue Football Classic: Ohio State at Purdue - 11/12/11

Backup quarterback Robert Marve sneaked into the end zone for a 1-yard touchdown in overtime to give Purdue the victory over Ohio State.

11:00am Big Ten Elite: 2000 Purdue Football TV-PG D,L

The 2000 Boilermakers, led by Head Coach Joe Tiller and Quarterback Drew Brees, returned to the Rose Bowl after winning the Big Ten title for the first time since 1966. Hear from Tiller, Brees, Vinny Sutherland, and others as they highlight wins over Michigan, Wisconsin and Ohio State. Watch this on BTN2Go

12:00pm Indiana Football Classic: Indiana at Purdue - 11/27/10

The Hoosiers get their first win in West Lafayette since 1996 behind 330 passing yards and 3 touchdown passes from quarterback Ben Chappell.

1:00pm BTN Live: Football Media Day Special - Part 1 of 2

Football Media Day Special - Part 1 of 2

5:00pm Top 10 Football Games of the Year: #10: Michigan at Minnesota - 10/31/15

The Michigan Wolverines become bowl eligible after defeating the Minnesota Golden Gophers on the road.

6:00pm The Journey: Big Ten Football TV-PG L

Meet Markell Jones and David Blough who are looking to restore the glory to the Boilermaker football program and also take to the air as part of their studies. See how the Minnesota Golden Gophers are moving forward after the retirement of Jerry Kill. Meet Northwestern's Tom Hruby, a 34-year old walk-on and a United States veteran, and go behind the scenes with the Ohio State linebacking crew. Plus, game highlights from the Minnesota/Ohio State and Penn State/Northwestern games.

6:30pm The Journey: Big Ten Football TV-PG L

Go behind the scenes with Penn State senior Anthony Zettel as he prepares for his final home game at Beaver Stadium. See how Michigan's Jabrill Peppers has bounced back from an injury plagued freshman year to become one of the elite players in the conference. Plus, spend time with Connor Cook as he prepares himself to play in Saturday's showdown against his home state Ohio State Buckeyes.

A Taste of Coaching

Host Steve Lavin sits down with men's basketball coaches in a series of interviews on the game, the stories, and much more.

B1G Diamond Report

Highlights and analysis of the weekend's baseball and softball games on Sunday evenings throughout the season. Visit or check your local listings for future times.

Big Ten Basketball and Beyond

Big Ten Basketball and Beyond covers the latest news and events around the Big Ten as well as the hottest stories across the nation.

Big Ten Basketball Report

Get detailed Big Ten men's basketball with full highlights and analysis you won't find anywhere else.

Big Ten Classics

From Illinois games to Wisconsin games, re-live the top moments in the conference’s rich history with The Big Ten Classics.

Big Ten Elite

Big Ten Elite gives viewers the complete story behind seven great football and basketball squads over the history of the conference. Use the links on the right side of this page to watch previous episodes of "Big Ten Elite" on BTN2Go.

Airing: Jul 31 10:00AM, Jul 31 3:00PM, Aug 1 1:00PM

Big Ten Football and Beyond

Our Big Ten football experts take a look at the national football landscape and put Big Ten football stories in perspective at noon ET every weekday.

Big Ten Football in 60

Snap-to-snap 60-minute presentation of selected Big Ten football games. Airs at 5 p.m. ET on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.

Big Ten Football Post-game

As soon as our BTN football games conclude, the Big Ten Football Postgame brings you highlights, in-depth analysis and interviews.

Big Ten Football Pregame

Dave Revsine, Gerry DiNardo and Howard Griffith preview the entire slate of Saturday action with up-to-the-second news, analysis, award-winning features, interviews and much more.

Big Ten Icons

Big Ten Icons Presented by Discover is an original series spotlighting the great coaches in Big Ten history. Last season, we counted down the top 50 competitors in the conference’s rich history. The first 30 were released online and the final 20 names were featured in full episodes hosted by legendary broadcaster Keith Jackson.

Airing: Aug 3 2:30PM, Aug 3 7:00PM, Aug 4 11:30PM

Big Ten Treasure Hunter

Our memorabilia expert tracks down Big Ten collectibles, determines their value, and sometimes offers to buy them on the spot. Coming this fall on BTN: "Big Ten Treasure Hunter." Do you have a collectible our expert needs to see? Use the link on the right side of this page to send him a photo and description.

Airing: Aug 5 6:00AM, Aug 6 1:30PM, Aug 22 6:30PM

Big Ten Women's Sports Report

Extensive look at the female athletes shining on and off the Big Ten playing field, in addition to highlights and analysis.

BTN Live

Fans can sound off and interact with BTN personalities on this live interactive show at 6 p.m. every weekday. Follow us on Twitter (@BTNLive) and Facebook ( to get your tweet or post on TV.

Airing: Jul 31 4:00AM, Jul 31 5:00PM, Aug 1 12:00AM

BTN Tailgate

BTN takes its college football pregame coverage on the road in 2016 with the debut of BTN Tailgate. BTN Tailgate will begin at 10:30 a.m. ET and is a live, 90-minute show originating from a different Big Ten campus each week during conference play.

Airing: Sep 24 2:30PM

Campus Eats

Campus Eats, a first-hand look at the unique and iconic restaurants found across the Big Ten. From Nebraska to New Jersey, Campus Eats hosts Troy Johnson and Jenny Dell take you inside local establishments and introduce you to the people, attractions and meals that are beloved on campus. -

Airing: Sep 7 2:00AM, Sep 7 4:30AM, Sep 7 7:30PM


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Sports Lite

Sports Lite with Mike Hall is BTN’s first late-night offering as Hall and correspondents deliver an unbuttoned take on Big Ten events and personalities from coast-to-coast. Featuring original features, exclusive interviews and a focus on personality, Hall showcases the Big Ten, the only true national conference, in a whole new lite.

The Big Ten's Greatest Games

Re-live the top moments in the conference’s rich history with The Big Ten’s Greatest Games. Every week, see the best games, the incredible performances and the unforgettable moments.

The Final Drive

The Final Drive is the perfect conclusion to an exciting day of Big Ten Football, providing extensive highlights, the most analysis and an overall look of everything that happened on the gridiron. It’s the best way for every Big Ten fan to catch up on the action.

Airing: Sep 2 4:00AM, Sep 2 4:30AM, Sep 2 5:00AM

The Finale

The Final recaps all of the football action every Saturday night.

The Journey

Follow BTN's popular documentary-style show on Twitter and go behind the scenes with show producers running @BTNJourney for updates, photos, videos and more. We're also on, www.Instagram/BTNJourney, and, too.

Tip-Off Show

The Tip-Off Show gets you ready for Big Ten basketball action.

Wrestling in 60

Airs every Monday night during the season and spotlights the best Big Ten wrestling dual matches from around the conference. See show times and re-air times below.