BTN will dedicate seven hours of programming to cover the all-new Early Signing Period on Wednesday with the B1G Football & Beyond: Signing Day Special airing from 9 a.m. ET to 4 p.m. ET. Signing Day coverage also will be streamed via the web, smartphones, tablets and connected devices on BTN2Go, BTN’s digital extension. Mike Hall will handle hosting duties with analysts Gerry DiNardo and Howard Griffith, and the trio will be joined by Midwest football recruiting analyst for 247 Sports, Allen Trieu, as they provide an in-depth analysis of each school’s class. BTN reporters will be on-site at six
For the first time since winning the national championship in 2014, Ohio State can call itself “Big Ten champs.” But unlike that magical season, the Buckeyes won’t be going to the playoff.
Pat Fitzgerald has one of the rising programs in the Big Ten. The Wildcats are in a bowl for the eighth time in the last 10 years. And with a win vs. Kentucky in the Music City Bowl, NU will earn a 10th victory in a season for the second time in the last four years and the third time since 2012.
The 2017 season was the nadir, as Nebraska went 4-8 overall and 3-6 in the Big Ten. Fans had inkling things were gonna be bad when the Huskers almost got dumped in their season opener vs. … Arkansas State. Things didn't get much better the rest of the way.
The postseason soon will kick off, with games stretching from San Diego to New York, down to Florida and up and over to Idaho. It’s quite a spectacle. The Big Ten will be in eight postseason tilts. And here is a look at the Best of the Big Ten Bowls.
P.J. Fleck hit the Twin Cities like a hurricane, a whirl of energy, enthusiasm and bombast. He implored anyone and everyone to “row the boat!,” a mantra he used to make Western Michigan a Cotton Bowl team before departing for Dinkytown.
What a difference a year makes. This time last year, the Spartans had put away their equipment following a dismal 3-9 season. But MSU changed the narrative in 2017 by going 9-3.
Which of the eight bowls with Big Ten participants are most intriguing? The BTN.com team breaks it down in the latest Dot Commentary.
No doubt, Jim Harbaugh has done a lot of good things in three seasons at his alma mater. But he still has yet to deliver a Big Ten title. In fact, Harbaugh has yet to win the Big Ten East or even finish higher than third in the division.
The early signing period begins December 20, and prospects have been making commitments for months with recruiting heating up across the nation. And no school got a bigger recent commitment than Michigan when Ole Miss QB Shea Patterson announced Monday that he was coming to Ann Arbor.