Already in the market for a head coach with Brady Hoke being fired, Michigan is in search of a No. 1 wideout with Devin Funchess turning pro. The school announced Tuesday that the junior won’t be back in 2015 to help Michigan reverse its fortunes. The news isn’t a shock, as a report surfaced last week that Funchess was considering signing with an agent. “I would like to thank my family, coaches and teammates for their support,” Funchess said in a statement. “It’s always been a dream of mine to play in the NFL, and I am prepared to take
Ohio State is headed to the inaugural College Football Playoff. Tom Dienhart takes a look back at the key games along the way.
It's time to reach into my mailbag and answer your questions. How about those Buckeyes!? And what is Michigan gonna do with its job opening?
All four teams in the College Football Playoff, including Big Ten champ Ohio State, are Nike schools. So, that means they will wear alternate designs. See Ohio State's inside.
This is kinda cool: The conference will have a “Big Ten Day” in New York beginning in 2016 and 2017 that will include basketball and hockey doubleheaders. The men’s hoops tourney will be in Madison Square Garden in 2018. But the Big East traditionally plays its tourney at MSG the weekend that culminates with Selection Sunday, so the Big Ten tournament will be played one week earlier, according to the report. That means more conference games in December and, more jarringly, no significant games in the week before teams try to impress the NCAA tournament selection committee. I think that
It's official! Wisconsin running back Melvin Gordon is one of three Heisman Trophy finalists, it was announced Monday night.
The 2014-15 bowl schedule was announced Sunday. So, naturally, the next thing we're all wondering is what's in each bowl game's gift bag?
The bowl slots are filled. All 38 matchups are set, including a Big Ten record-tying 10 bowls. See how Tom Dienhart ranks the Big Ten's 10 bowls inside.
The Big Ten has announced another step toward improving student-athlete welfare, approving a conference recommendation to establish enhanced concussion protocols.
Like everyone else, I already am looking forward to the Alabama-Ohio State clash in the Sugar Bowl on Jan. 1. What a coaching battle between Nick Saban and Urban Meyer. Cleveland.com has a nice breakdown of their meetings. This will be Encounter No. 4. By the way: Saban leads, 2-1. *** Rick Brown of HawkCentral.com thinks Iowa’s bowl vs. Tennessee is big in scope for the program. And, he’s correct. This team needs to finish on an up note. The eighth bowl trip to Florida under coach Kirk Ferentz will provide an opportunity for the program to take a positive