The Journey

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.facebook.com/JourneyBTN, www.Instagram/BTNJourney, and www.Storify.com/btnjourney, too.

Next Episode - Friday 12:00 am ET

The Journey: Big Ten Basketball

Go behind the scenes with Michigan State's Tom Izzo, see how Illinois' Kendrick Nunn and Jaylon Tate have revived the Illinois/Simeon High School connection, and find out how Purdue's AJ Hammons has found consistency this season. Also game highlights from Michigan State/Michigan and Purdue/Indiana.

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Feb 27 12:00 AM  The Journey: Big Ten Basketball  
Feb 28 12:00 AM  The Journey: Big Ten Basketball  
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Mar 1 9:30 PM  The Journey: Big Ten Basketball  
Mar 2 12:30 AM  The Journey: Big Ten Basketball  
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Mar 3 1:30 AM  The Journey: Big Ten Basketball  

This week's 'Journey' debuts Sunday at 9:30 p.m. ET

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See a sneak peek of Sunday's episode

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This week on a new episode of “The Journey: Big Ten Basketball 2015″ meet Indiana’s spectacular sophomore Troy Williams, learn how Minnesota senior Maurice Walker got in better shape, and go behind the scenes with the Maryland student section known as “The Turgeonites.” The show airs Sunday at 9:30 p.m. ET.

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Sneak peek: This week's 'Journey' debuts Sunday at 7:30 p.m. ET

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See a sneak peek of Sunday's episode

This week on “The Journey: Big Ten Basketball 2015″ we show you what life is like for a young assistant coach when we go behind the scenes with Ohio State’s Greg Paulus. The name is familiar, isn’t it? Hint: He played at Duke. Plus, meet Iowa’s Gabe Olaseni and see his unique path from England to Iowa City. See portions of their stories in the videos in this post.

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BTN to air 'Journey' marathon Friday

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The Journey 2013: Big Ten Football (Episode 4, Segment 2)

CHICAGO – BTN is dedicating the entire day of programing Friday to The Journey: Big Ten Football 2013 by replaying all 12 episodes.

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Tonight's 'Journey' finale spotlights tourney

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The Journey: Big Ten Basketball 2014 - Aaron Craft

As six Big Ten teams prepare to compete in the NCAA Tournament, this week’s one-hour season finale of “The Journey: Big Ten Basketball 2014” takes you inside the final weekend of the regular season and the entire Big Ten Tournament. The episode includes emotional locker room moments, Senior Night for Ohio State’s Aaron Craft and Michigan’s Jordan Morgan, and Michigan State’s on-court celebration after winning the tournament championship on Sunday. The show debuts at 7 p.m. ET on Wednesday.

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'Journey' rewind: Sendoffs for Payne, Frazier & Brust

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The Journey: Big Ten Basketball 2014 (Episode 9, Segment 2)

If you watched the latest episode of “The Journey: 2014 Basketball” this past weekend, you got an inside look at three stories. The show’s crew went behind the scenes on the Senior Nights at Penn State, Wisconsin and Michigan State where they tracked Tim Frazier, Ben Brust, and Adreian Payne, respectively. Watch a portion of that episode in this post.

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Next 'Journey' airs Saturday

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The Journey: Big Ten Basketball 2014 - Episode 8 Promo

This week on “The Journey: Big Ten Basketball 2014″ we see how Michigan freshman point guard Derrick Walton has tackled the task of filling Trey Burke’s shoes. Plus, there is special bond between Iowa’s Fran McCaffery and his brother. We also take a look at how Indiana basketball plays a big role in the life of international recording star and Hoosier state native John Mellencamp. The show debuts at 8 p.m. ET this Saturday after the Minnesota-Michigan game.

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Next 'Journey' airs Sunday night

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The Journey: Big Ten Basketball 2014 - Episode 7 Promo

This week on “The Journey: Big Ten Basketball 2014″ we learn how Purdue freshman Kendall Stephens is following in his father’s footsteps and how Nebraska’s Terran Petteway transformed himself from an under-the-radar transfer into a potential All Big-Ten player. We also chronicle the story of Ohio State team manager Derek Upp, who hasn’t let physical limitations hinder his involvement with the Buckeye basketball team. The new episode airs Sunday at 6:15 p.m. after the Purdue-Nebraska game.

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Watch latest 'Journey' episode at 5 p.m. ET Sunday

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The Journey: Big Ten Basketball 2014 (Episode 6, Segment 1)

This week on “The Journey: Big Ten Basketball 2014,” we learn how and why Ohio State’s Shannon Scott and Sam Thompson traded places in the starting lineup and sparked the Buckeyes. Also, see why Chris Collins’ most important recruiting win at Northwestern so far was keeping senior Drew Crawford in Evanston. We also explore the special family connection between Michigan State’s Denzel Valentine and his brother Drew.

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New 'Journey' airs Saturday night

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The Journey: Big Ten Basketball 2014 - Ep. 5 Promo

This week on “The Journey: Big Ten Basketball 2014” we see how Indiana’s Yogi Ferrell’s role has expanded as a sophomore, learn more about Michigan’s only senior Jordan Morgan, and watch Minnesota’s Richard Pitino embraces being the son of a Hall of Fame coach. Also, catch our usual highlights from Michigan-Indiana and Minnesota-Purdue. The new episode airs Saturday at 10:15 p.m. ET immediately after Indiana’s men’s basketball game at Minnesota.

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Harris, Irvin featured on Saturday's 'Journey'

Gary Harris

The Journey: Big Ten Basketball 2014 - Episode 4 Promo

This week on “The Journey: Big Ten Basketball 2014” we see why the Michigan-Michigan State game took on a special meaning for longtime friends Gary Harris of the Spartans and Zak Irvin of the Wolverines. The new episode debuts Saturday at 9:30 p.m. ET right after the Iowa-Illinois game on BTN/BTN2Go (full schedule here).

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Rice, Mathieu featured on Sunday's 'Journey'

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The Journey: Big Ten Basketball 2014 - Episode 3 Promo

This week “The Journey: Big Ten Basketball 2014″ airs Sunday at 5 p.m. ET after Illinois plays Indiana on BTN/BTN2Go and we’ve got the stories right here. Come meet Minnesota point guard DeAndre Mathieu, a former walk-on and JUCO transfer who is now flourishing in Richard  Pitino’s system – all while honoring a friend. Also, track the long and winding road taken by Champaign native Rayvonte Rice, who wound up at Illinois as one of the leagues’ top scorers.

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Watch our Sam Dekker 'Journey' segment

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The Journey: Big Ten Basketball 2014 (Episode 1, Segment 2)

Sam Dekker is one of the Big Ten’s top players. Did you know he also really likes to rap? On Sunday night’s premiere of “The Journey: Big Ten Basketball 2014,” Nigel Hayes told us this about his star teammate: “I really believe he’d rather be Eminem than LeBron James, if he could pick.” Watch one of our show’s segments on Dekker in this post.

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Bonus video: Preview Sunday's 'Journey' episode

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The Journey: Big Ten Basketball 2014 - On the Perception of Northwestern Basketball

When Chris Collins took the job at Northwestern, he was aware of the overall perception of the basketball program. “I’m taking over a program that’s been right on the cusp,” Collins said. “They just haven’t been quite able to get over the hump.”

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BTN Originals debuts 'The Journey: Big Ten Basketball 2014'

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The Journey : Big Ten Basketball 2014 - Episode 1 Promo

CHICAGO –BTN Originals will once again give Big Ten fans a view inside some of the most dynamic men’s basketball programs in the country this season with the debut of The Journey: Big Ten Basketball 2014. The series’ fifth season debuts at 9:30 PM ET Sunday following the Illinois at Northwestern men’s basketball game.

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