Outside of undefeated Michigan and Michigan State, no team's playing better than Maryland. The Terrapins, behind Big Ten player of the week Bruno Fernando, are on a roll, winners of five in a row.
The return of Big Ten play saw three teams suffer their first conference defeat. That leaves two unbeatens: Michigan and Michigan State, both 4-0. Get Jon Crispin's latest Big Ten Power Rankings, presented by ArcelorMittal, inside.
Happy New Year, Big Ten fans! Before we reenter Big Ten play, it's time to consider how the conference stacks up. Unsurprisingly, everyone's looking up at undefeated and reigning national runner-up Michigan.
The 2018-19 Big Ten basketball season tips off in less than three weeks and BTN today announced on-air talent for over 200 men’s and women’s games, as well as its nightly studio shows. New this year to the network will be play-by-play announcer Dave O’Brien, who joins Kevin Kugler, Brian Anderson, Brandon Gaudin, and Cory Provus in calling games. They accompany an experienced lineup of analysts including Robbie Hummel, a three-time first-team All-Big Ten performer at Purdue; basketball reporters Andy Katz and Mike DeCourcy; Shon Morris, a Northwestern center who led the Wildcats in scoring and rebounding for three consecutive
The 2018-19 Big Ten basketball season officially begins on Thursday with Big Ten Basketball Media Day.
The list of attendees for Big Ten Men's Basketball Media Day on Oct. 11 was announced Thursday. See the full list here.
In conjunction with the Big Ten Conference, BTN today announced its complete television schedule for the 2018-19 men’s and women’s basketball seasons. BTN will air at least 132 men’s basketball games, including 77 conference games and 10 Big Ten Tournament games. The network will also broadcast at least 68 women’s basketball games, featuring four ACC-Big Ten Challenge matchups alongside 12 conference tournament games, including both semifinals. The men’s schedule begins with non-conference action on Nov. 6 as the Indiana Hoosiers and heralded freshman Romeo Langford host Chicago State, and continues with the inaugural U.S. Bank Stadium Basketball Classic on Nov.
BTN announced the 2018-19 Big Ten men's basketball conference schedule Tuesday afternoon, and the full slate, which starts Friday, Nov. 30 and includes 20 games for every team, can be found inside.
Warde Manuel announced Tuesday that men's basketball coach John Beilein underwent a successful, scheduled double bypass procedure at U-M's Samuel and Jean Frankel Cardiovascular Center.
In Malawi, Tad and Karly Glibert are helping to build a community of care.