This is the penultimate week of the season. And, things are heating up with Purdue and Wisconsin tied for first and Maryland just a game back. Who will take home the title? Others are looking to hone their postseason resume.
BTN.com editor Alex Roux previews three Big Ten games to watch throughout Week 9 of conference play.
It's Monday, and that means it's time to release my updated Big Ten Player Rankings. Not a ton of movement in this latest installment, although there is one new name: Minnesota's Jordan Murphy, who has been playing out of his mind.
It's been a few weeks, but BTN analyst Jon Crispin's latest Big Ten Power Rankings, presented by ArcelorMittal, features the same No. 1 team for consecutive weeks. That team is Purdue, of course, winners of five in a row.
A new team paces the Big Ten in the latest AP poll, released Monday. No. 14 Purdue, which has won five in a row, moves up two spots, while Wisconsin, previously No. 11, checks in at No. 16, the Boilermakers' old spot.
The Big Ten office released its latest men's basketball weekly honors, and it was a pair of big names earning recognition.
The finish line is in sight. And Purdue and Wisconsin are battling for the league title, each tied for first. But don’t overlook Maryland, which is just a game off the pace after falling at Wisconsin on Sunday.
Michigan's D.J. Wilson sent the game to overtime, but Minnesota survived the extra session and pulled away from the Wolverines for an 83-78 victory. Jordan Murphy scored 16 points and grabbed 15 rebounds for the Gophers.
Nigel Hayes and Ethan Happ combined for 40 of No. 11 Wisconsin's 71 points in Sunday's 71-60 Badger win over No. 23 Maryland. Melo Trimble had 27 points for the Terps in the loss.
Eron Harris will require season-ending surgery on his right knee, Michigan State announced Sunday afternoon. Harris, a senior, injured his knee in a scary moment during the Spartans' loss Saturday at No. 16 Purdue.