The Journey

The Journey

Our latest season of "The Journey" covers the 2014 men's basketball season. 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 - Sunday 12:00 pm ET

The Journey: Big Ten Football

Behind the scenes with the two new B1G head coaches Darrell Hazell & Gary Andersen, feature on Northwestern QB Kain Colter, and all-access game highlights from Purdue/Wisconsin & OSU/Northwestern

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Watch special 'Journey' episode at 8 p.m. ET today

At 8 p.m. ET tonight, BTN/BTN2Go will air a special 2013 NBA Draft edition of “The Journey: Big Ten Basketball.” Go behind the scenes with Illinois’ Brandon Paul, Michigan’s Trey Burke and Tim Hardaway Jr. and Ohio State’s Deshaun Thomas, as they prepare for this month’s draft.

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BTN to air draft edition of 'The Journey' on Monday

At 8 p.m. ET June 17, BTN will air a special NBA Draft edition of The Journey: Big Ten Basketball 2013.

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Video: Learn more about Big Ten NBA draft hopefuls

The 2013 NBA Draft isn’t until Thursday, June 27, but our “Journey” producers have compiled several of the show’s best feature stories on the Big Ten’s top draft eligible players. From Illinois’ Brandon Paul to Ohio State’s Deshaun Thomas, check out all of the well-done stories on the Big Ten players who are now preparing for the draft.

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Video: Relive 'Journey' features on Big Ten pros

Twenty-two Big Ten products were selected in the 2013 NFL Draft this past weekend. Since the draft ended Sunday, several undrafted Big Ten stars have gone on to sign free-agent contracts, as well. See all the signings here. Before we officially close the door on these players’ college careers, we wanted to relive several of their features from “The Journey: 2012 Big Ten Football.”

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BTN to air 4 school-specific 'Journey' episodes

BTN will debut school-specific episodes of The Journey: Big Ten Men’s Basketball 2013 this week featuring the four Big Ten teams reaching the Sweet 16: Indiana, Michigan, Michigan State and Ohio State. Journey editors have compiled a 30-minute episode from the stories of the past season.

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'Journey' to cover Big Ten team senior nights

This Sunday at 8 p.m. ET “The Journey: Big Ten Basketball 2013 presented by Chase Freedom” takes you behind the scenes at three different ceremonies honoring senior Big Ten men’s basketball player. The show airs right after the Northwestern-Michigan State game on BTN/BTN2Go.

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'The Journey' spotlights Tim Miles & Melsahn Basabe

On Saturday night’s “The Journey: Big Ten Basketball 2013,” we profiled first-year Nebraska coach Tim Miles, Iowa junior Melsahn Basabe and Michigan State’s Adreian Payne. In this segment from the show, learn what recent life situation had Miles saying this: “It’s the only time in my entire life I felt like I don’t want to coach this game.” Also, learn more about Basabe’s role with the Hawkeyes.

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'Journey' spotlights Basabe, Payne & Miles

At approximately 9:30 p.m. ET on Saturday, following the men’s basketball game between Iowa and Indiana, BTN will air a new episode of “The Journey: Big Ten Basketball 2013.”

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'The Journey' profiles Magic's East Lansing trip

On Sunday night’s “The Journey: Big Ten Basketball 2013,” we put the spotlight on Indiana’s Maurice Creek, Big Ten high-fliers Sam Thompson and Rodney Williams and former Michigan State star Magic Johnson. In this segment of the show, our cameras take you inside the Minnesota-Ohio State game and Johnson’s return to East Lansing for the Indiana-Michigan State game.

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'Journey' features IU's Creek, big dunkers, & Magic

This week on “The Journey 2013″ presented by Chase Freedom our crew spotlights Indiana’s Maurice Creek and trace his path back from multiple major injuries into the Hoosier rotation. We also look at Ohio State’s Sam Thompson and Minnesota’s Rodney Williams, two of the best dunkers in the Big Ten.

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'The Journey' features Gary Harris & Maize Rage

On Sunday night’s “The Journey: Big Ten Basketball 2013,” we featured Michigan State’s Garry Harris, Michigan’s Maize Rage and Wisconsin’s Ben Brust. In this segment from the show, we take a look at Harris as he made his first visit to Purdue, the school where his mother starred, and go inside a Maize Rage meeting. Watch the segment now and check out bonus clips in this post.

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Next 'Journey': MSU's Harris, Maize Rage & Brust

This week’s episode of “The Journey: Big Ten Basketball 2013″ debuts at approximately 9:30 p.m. ET on Sunday right after the Illinois at Northwestern men’s basketball game.

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'The Journey' profiles Payne & Swopshire

On Saturday night’s latest installment of “The Journey: Big Ten Basketball 2013,” we profiled Illinois, Michigan State’s Adreian Payne and Northwestern’s Jared Swopshire. Watch a segment from the show that spotlights Payne’s improvement as a player and maturation as a leader and Swopshire’s move from Louisville, a Final Four team last season, to Northwestern now. And jump inside for a couple bonus clips.

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Next 'Journey:' Payne, Swopshire, & Richardson

On Saturday night after the men’s basketball game between Michigan State and Purdue, BTN airs the next episode of “The Journey: Big Ten Basketball 2013″ around 9:30 p.m. ET.

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January primetime ratings are BTN’s highest ever

January 2013 marked the Big Ten Network’s highest-rated month ever in primetime, according to Nielsen metered market data, fueled by high-quality men’s basketball matchups and strong performance of The Journey, which also set new ratings records.  BTN’s average primetime men’s conference basketball rating was 0.87 in the network’s eight metered markets*.  Among all national sports networks for the month, BTN trailed only ESPN in its eight metered markets.

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