Isaiah Livers helped Michigan through a first-half struggle, and Moe Wagner scored 11 of his 14 points in the second to lift the Wolverines to a 79-69 victory over Illinois on Saturday.
Lamar Stevens set a Bryce Jordan Center record with 14 field goals and scored 16 of a career-high 30 points in the first half to lead Penn State over Northwestern 78-63 on Friday.
Corey Sanders scored 23 points on 10-of-19 shooting to give Rutgers a three-game losing streak-snapping win over Wisconsin, 64-60, Friday night.
Minnesota has a big basketball game Saturday against Indiana, but the importance of that game pales when compared to the troubling suspension of star center Reggie Lynch.
The St. Paul Pioneer Press and Minneapolis Star Tribune are reporting that Minnesota's Office for Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action is recommending that Lynch be suspended from the school until 2020 for violating the school's sexual harassment policy. The Star-Tribune is reporting that Lynch will appeal the decision.
Which Big Ten basketball player doesn't get enough shine and deserves more pub? The BTN.com team discusses.
Miles Bridges had 15 points, seven assists, six rebounds and two blocks to help No. 1 Michigan State turn a closely contested game into another rout, pulling away to beat Maryland 91-61 on Thursday night.
Keita Bates-Diop scored 27 points with 13 rebounds, Jae'Sean Tate had 18 points and Ohio State cruised past Iowa 92-81 on Thursday night, its seventh win in its last eight games.
BTN and BTN Originals today announced First Dance, chronicling the historic 2016-17 Northwestern men’s basketball season, will premiere on Tuesday, Jan. 23 at 11 p.m. ET/10 p.m. CT following NU’s game against Minnesota on BTN. The documentary takes an inside look at the Wildcats’ resilience, struggles and triumphs en route to the first NCAA Tournament berth in program history. The trailer can be found here: www.btn.com/firstdance. For the first 78 years of the NCAA Tournament, which began in 1939, the Northwestern Wildcats watched March Madness at home with the rest of America. As a new season dawned in the fall
Jordan Murphy had 17 points and 17 rebounds while Nate Mason added 17 points and 6 assists as Minnesota defeated Illinois 77-67 on Wednesday.