Illinois student manager Ryan Schmidt was officially added to the men's basketball roster today. Get all the details on this great story inside this post!
In honor of the big game against the Badgers, Michigan will be handing out free t-shirts 2,500 fans in attendance. The t-shirt is sponsored by Adidas and features the Michigan block "M" standing above a cheese grater.
In Friday's Big Ten links we take a look at Indiana's big win, a story on Braxton Miller's status at Ohio State, and an interesting look at the NCAA's procedure for checking the inflation of college football. Dive on in and get up to speed.
Ohio State freshman D'Angelo Russell had an incredible pass in the Buckeyes' game against Northwestern on Thursday night. Check it out in this post!
There were two Big Ten men's hoops game on Thursday night. Catch up on all of the action in this post!
BTN.com's Tom Dienhart covered a number of topics with Wisconsin's affable big man Frank Kaminsky. The eye-poking incident at Iowa? " I think too much is being made of it," Kaminsky said. Read the entire exchange in this post.
Great gutsy win by Illinois at home last night vs. Purdue. Freshman bull Leron Black was the best player on the court. The Illini have won three games since top player Rayvonte Rice suffered a season-ending injury. Oh, and Illinois also didn’t have injured Tracy Abrams and Aaron Cosby last night—and it still won. Very impressive. John Groce can flat-out coach. Where does Purdue go from here? This team may be lucky to earn an NIT bid. Even that may be a monster stretch. If you are scoring at home, the Boilermakers went 16-18 overall (8-10 Big Ten) two years
Super Wednesday featured two outstanding Big Ten men's basketball games on BTN. Catch up on all the action inside this post.
This week, Jess Settles takes a look at Wisconsin's near-perfect game against Iowa, Maryland's suffocating defense and Big Ten scheduling.
Nebraska's men’s basketball program is teaming with the American Cancer Society to promote #AveryStrong Day on Saturday when the Huskers take on Michigan State at 3 p.m. ET at Pinnacle Bank Arena.