Men's Basketball

Turkeys and Tropical Locales

If you ask most national observers about John Beilein’s coaching style, you’ll hear phrases like “live and die by the three” or “offensive-minded.” In Maui, Michigan used none of the above to get an impressive win over Memphis. The Wolverines took their threes, sure, but they weren’t particularly good from there. Instead, they dominated the Tigers in the paint, making those national observers’ collective heads explode.

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Welcome! Big Ten's Best New Faces

Nebraska's Bo Spencer

We’re in the third week of the college basketball season, and it’s time to point out the Big Ten’s best new faces thus far. You know, the first-year players who are off to fast starts, the ones Big Ten fans probably don’t know very well at this point in the young season. These are the guys who may become household names this season and who may be the Big Ten’s top players in coming years.

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Nov. 22 Big Ten Hoops Roundup

Michigan's Tim Hardaway Jr.

UMKC at Wisconsin - Men's Basketball Highlights

The Big Ten went 2-1 Tuesday night, with No. 11 Wisconsin thrashing UMKC, Illinois dropping Richmond in the Cancun Classic and No. 15 Michigan falling to No. 6 Duke in the Maui Invitational. Catch up on all the action and stats on our Big Ten scoreboard. And don’t forget to check out our halftime and final recap stories for all of the games in this post. You can also get results from the five Big Ten women’s games with our women’s hoops roundup. Watch our highlights from Wisconsin’s victory over UMKC now.

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Nov. 21 Big Ten Hoops Roundup

Michigan's Tim Hardaway Jr.

Gardner Webb at Indiana - Men's Basketball Highlights

Big Ten teams cruised to victory Monday, headlined by No. 15 Michigan’s 73-61 victory over No. 8 Memphis in the Maui Invitational. In other action, No. 3 Ohio State blasted North Florida, Indiana drilled Gardner-Webb and Minnesota blew away Mount St. Mary’s. Catch up on all of Monday’s action and stats on our Big Ten scoreboard. Also, check out our halftime and final recap stories from each of the games in this post. Watch our highlights from Indiana’s easy win over Gardner-Webb now.

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2011-12 Season Preview: Purdue

Next up on our Big Ten season previews are the Boilermakers, who lost stars E’Twaun Moore and JaJuan Johnson but return the other popular Baby Boiler, Robbie Hummel. What’s a reasonable range of expectations for Matt Painter’s team? We have them finishing in third place.

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