That Maryland win over Iowa was impressive, wasn’t it? Two of my latest “Three Takes” focus on the Terrapins, more specifically on a pair of players who helped Maryland hand Iowa its first Big Ten defeat in its last 13 conference games, dating to last season. Check out my latest “Three Takes” below. Sulaimon does it all Rasheed Sulaimon needed a big game against No. 3 Iowa in the worst way. The athletic wing had made just two of his last 15 shots and scored 10 combined points in the previous two games, and Maryland was on the verge of
Who gets your vote for the top players in Michigan State basketball history? We came up with a list of 13 Spartan greats, and now it’s your job to rank them! Read each player’s bio below, then scroll down and rank them, 1-13. The results of the fan survey will be announced on TV’s “BTN Live” in February. We have rolled out a survey for every school recently. Mateen Cleaves 1996-2000: Member of 2000 National Championship team and three Final Four teams (1998-2000). Most Outstanding Player and member of 2000 NCAA All-Tournament team. Member of three Big Ten Regular Season
Super Saturday is here! #BTNinNYC got underway Friday afternoon at Slate Restaurant & Bar with a special edition of BTN Live. BTN’s Dave Revsine, Jon Crispin and Taylor Rooks were joined by several special guests to preview the inaugural Super Saturday, a Big Ten basketball and hockey doubleheader at Madison Square Garden featuring Michigan and Penn State. Guests included former Michigan Fab Five member Jimmy King, former Indiana and NBA star Isiah Thomas and Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delany, among others. Check out some of the top moments from Friday’s BTN Live show below. Look at that @dekker: Jimmy King
Are you ready to vote for the top players in Maryland basketball history? We came up with a list of 12 Terrapin greats, and now it’s your job to rank them! Read each player’s bio below, then scroll down and rank them, 1-12. The results of the fan survey will be announced on TV’s “BTN Live” in February. We’re rolling out a survey per school throughout the coming weeks. Len Bias 1982-86: He tallied 2,149 points and averaged 23.2 points his final last season in College Park. Bias was named ACC Player of the Year twice (1985-86) and was a
If you had to pick one Big Ten player to take a last-second shot to win a game, who would it be? I posed the question to those who cover the league. Jess Settles, BTN: Denzel Valentine. He already has hit many late-game shots in his stellar career. He’s not afraid of the moment and he has the skill set to make a game winner in a variety of ways. GopherHole.com: Melo Trimble for sure. He’s confident, he’s got great range and can get a shot off with very little separation. Cold blooded. Kevin Noon, BuckeyeGrove.com: I know a lot
In the days leading up to the 100th episode of the BTN Originals series "The Journey," we asked members of the show's production team to look back on seasons past. These are the people who travel across the conference each week of the football and basketball seasons to tell the stories around and inside the games. What were their favorite stories? Who were their favorite people? What were the best games? Read what they told us and watch some of their favorite stories. The 100 episode airs Sunday at 9:30 p.m..
Maryland basketball got a signature win, Wisconsin football and Indiana football got new defensive coordinators, there are some Big Ten Senior Bowl standouts, and more in Friday's edition of the Big Ten headlines digest.
Are you ready to vote for the top players in Iowa basketball history? We came up with a list of 14 Hawkeye greats, and now it’s your job to rank them! Read each player’s bio below, then scroll down and rank them, 1-14. The results of the fan survey will be announced on TV’s “BTN Live” in February. We’re rolling out a survey per school throughout the coming weeks. B.J. Armstrong 1985-89: One of nine Hawkeyes to have his number retired (No. 10). Two-time All-Big Ten honoree (1988-89). Member of 1987 Elite Eight team. Ranks fourth in school history with
We had three outstanding Big Ten men’s basketball games on Thursday night. Maryland kicked off the action with an impressive 74-68 victory over Iowa. Michigan State followed with a commanding 76-45 win over Northwestern. Ohio State closed out the evening with a thrilling 68-63 victory against Illinois in overtime. With three games on the slate, we made it a point to capture the best moments from the action. Here are the top highlights from Thursday’s Big Ten men’s basketball action. Anthony Clemons! Watch the @IowaHoops guard blow by Maryland's defense and throw down a huge one-handed slam https://t.co/gvoohk5uQZ — Iowa
Time for me to reach into my mailbag and answer your pressing queries. It seems a white-hot Iowa team has the attention of many of you. The Hawkeyes have a big game tonight. With that, let’s get going. Who do you have winning the Iowa-Maryland game in College Park, Md., on Thursday? – Braydon Dobereiner I know the Terrapins are tough with Melo Trimble and Co. But how can you go against the Hawkeyes, winners of nine in a row overall and 13 Big Ten game in succession dating to last year? Even on the road in a tough environment?