The Boilermakers will be making their first bowl appearance since the 2012 season. And with a win, the program will have its first winning season since 2011.
Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh would like to see the College Football Playoff expanded to 16 teams.
Who wins 2017-18 Big Ten football bowl games? Pick your eight winner, plus get BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart's score predictions, inside.
The Associated Press released its 2017 All-Big Ten team Wednesday afternoon, and Penn State RB Saquon Barkley and Iowa LB Josey Jewell highlight the honorees.
Indiana saw its two-year bowl run end during Tom Allen’s debut season in Bloomington. The Hoosiers almost pushed through to the postseason, needing to win their finale at Purdue to reach 6-6. Alas, Indiana lost to the Boilermakers, 31-24, after winning its two previous games.
This will be Iowa’s first trip to the Pinstripe Bowl and its first meeting with Boston College, as the Hawkeyes look to cap what has been a season of ups and downs. There was the high of pounding then-No. 3 Ohio State, 55-24, and the low of losing on the last play vs. then-No. 4 Penn State, 21-19.
Northwestern will be making its eighth bowl trip in the last 10 years, as Pat Fitzgerald continues to take this program to higher levels. This year, it's the Music City Bowl vs. Kentucky, in a battle of Wildcats.
Meet Scott Frost, the man who will make Nebraska matter again. That’s the hope across the state, from Scottsbluff to Wahoo. Husker Nation is aching to be big-time again. And the arrival of Frost appears to be a great step in that direction.
The bowl matchups are set. Eight Big Ten teams will be bowling, including three in New Year's Six Games (Cotton: Ohio State vs. USC; Orange: Wisconsin vs. Miami; Fiesta: Penn State vs. Washington).
Alabama, not Big Ten champ Ohio State, claimed the No. 4 spot in the 2017 College Football Playoff, it was announced Sunday afternoon. Here's some of the Twitter reaction to the news.