Wisconsin's men's basketball team made a young fan's dream come true. See the full story inside this post.
There was a trio of Big Ten men’s basketball games Saturday afternoon, including No. 9 Maryland taking down Purdue, 69-60, on BTN. In other action, Indiana upset No. 20 Ohio State, 69-66, for its 14th win in its last 16 tries vs. ranked teams at Assembly Hall and Michigan rallied past Minnesota, 62-57. Catch up on all of today’s action on our Big Ten scoreboard. Looking for the latest Big Ten standings? We have those right here. National polls? We have those, too. And here are the latest Big Ten statistical leaders. Use the links below to track all of
Wisconsin’s Frank Kaminsky’s dance moves? Nebraska’s Tim Miles breaking down film of a practice? “The Journey: Big Ten Basketball 2015” is back this Sunday at 10:30 p.m. ET and we have a few clips to preview the season debut. On the season premiere, fans learn how Kaminsky has emerged into one of the nation’s elite. The show also features Miles teaching his players in the film room. “I really think that we can cause some trouble,” Miles says, “when we get outr full team on the floor.” Watch the clip below. Also in Sunday’s show, we profile Maryland’s Melo Trimble, a standout
The Journey: Big Ten Basketball 2015 debuts at 10:30 PM ET Sunday, immediately following the Illinois at Nebraska men’s basketball game.
If this is what life without Rayvonte Rice (out indefinitely with a broken hand) is going to be like for Illinois, then things may be A-OK in Champaign. The Illini got a monster effort from Malcolm Hill en route to shocking Maryland on Wednesday night. This was a huge win for Illinois—it also was its first of Big Ten play after suffering some tough losses earlier in league action. This could be a spark. *** The staff of new Nebraska coach Mike Riley is taking shape. And it has an “Oregon State” feel, if you know what I mean. Including
Wisconsin's Sam Dekker topped the 1,000-point mark with a huge putback slam. Check it out in this post!
This week, BTN analyst Jess Settles take a look at Maryland's trio of stars, the Big Ten's top sixth men and Ohio State's resurrected defense. Get his latest takes inside.
Marc Loving hit a game-winning shot to lead the Buckeyes to a 74-72 win over Minnesota. Check it out here!
There were two exciting Big Ten men's basketball games on Tuesday. Catch up on all the action in this post!
It’s easy to like Twitter, and we were reminded of that fact late in Iowa’s victory over Nebraska on Monday night. In the closing minutes of the Hawkeyes’ 70-59 win, BTN cameras caught Iowa head coach Fran McCaffery just a little irritated, to the point that he spiked an empty water bottle at the scorer’s table. The bottle was thrown in the direction of Iowa SID Matt Weitzel, who didn’t have much of a reaction. “Poor Matt, the SID, right there behind getting the brunt of Fran’s frustrations,” BTN commentator Jim Jackson said. “He didn’t even flinch.” Unfazed, and knowing