In the second episode of the BTN Podcast, Westwood One radio and BTN TV announcer Kevin Kugler joined Alex Roux in-studio to talk his best broadcasting experiences, Nebraska football, the Cubs winning the World Series and more.
How did this year's decisions by NBA Draft eligible players impact their Big Ten men's basketball teams? BTN.com's Tom Dienhart and Alex Roux have a look.
Wednesday is the deadline for players who declared for the 2017 NBA Draft, without hiring an agent, to withdraw their names and return to school. While several former Big Ten stars are off to the draft early, a handful will return to school for at least one more year.
The matchups for the 2017 Gavitt Games, held Nov. 13-17, were released Wednesday morning. The event includes eight games, all played on home courts of Big Ten and Big East teams, and is played in honor of the late Dave Gavitt.
BTN is launching a podcast that will talk all things Big Ten, hosted by BTN.com's Alex Roux. USA Today sports reporter and Michigan grad Nicole Auerbach jumped on as a guest for Episode 1.
Current BTN hoops analyst and former member of the 1989 Flyin' Illini Stephen Bardo joined us to re-watch an iconic Illinois hoops game from '89 on Facebook Live.
Former Minnesota star and two-time second-team All-Big Ten honoree Trevor Mbakwe finds himself in Russia these days, playing for Zenit Saint Petersburg. BTN.com recently caught up with Mbakwe for an email Q&A.
By now, you probably know former Michigan basketball player Austin Hatch’s story. If not, as a kid, Hatch survived a pair of plane crashes, both of which killed family members, and spent two months in a coma with a traumatic brain injury. Read more about Hatch’s unbelievable story here. On Friday night, Hatch got engaged to his girlfriend, Abby Cole, a former Michigan volleyball player. See photos from both of the former Michigan student-athletes below. Thought this would be a nice graduation present…she said yes! 💍 pic.twitter.com/xCx6xajwAL — Austin Hatch (@AustinHatch30) April 29, 2017 Abigail Hatch has a nice ring
Jim Phillips announced Tuesday the signing of Pat Fitzgerald and Chris Collins to multi-year contract extensions. Fitzgerald’s contract now runs through the 2026 football season while Collins’ contract has been extended through the 2024-25 campaign.
If you're an Ohio State fan, you loved him. If you're a fan of any other Big Ten team, you most likely despised him, the ultimate compliment for a star. We're talking about two-time Big Ten Defensive Player of the Year Aaron Craft. Get BTN.com's email Q&A with the former OSU star inside.