Indiana needed three career-high scoring efforts to extend a Big Ten game nearly lost twice to beat Penn State 110-102 in triple-overtime on Wednesday night.
Ethan Happ scored 14 points and led the way in No. 10 Wisconsin's 57-43 rout over Illinois on Tuesday night. Wisconsin (19-3, 8-1 Big Ten) started the game with a 16-2 run and never trailed.
Jordan Bohannon scored 17 points and Iowa took command early and posted its first road win of the season with an 83-63 victory over Rutgers on Tuesday night.
Justin Jackson had 22 points and 12 rebounds as No. 17 Maryland held off Ohio State down the stretch to win 77-71 on Tuesday night.
Let me be the first to apologize to Purdue’s Caleb Swanigan. Also, no offense to Iowa’s Peter Jok. And, I hope Maryland’s Melo Trimble understands. But as the calendar is about to flip to February, there is no Big Ten player more valuable, versatile and dynamic than Wisconsin’s Ethan Happ.
BTN.com editor Alex Roux previews three Big Ten games to watch throughout Week 6 of conference play.
As we near the midpoint of the conference season, Jess Settles' Big Ten Player Rankings continue to be fluid. This week, Michigan State high-flyer Miles Bridges, the two-time reigning Big Ten freshman of the week, is the biggest mover, going from No. 9 to No. 5.
It's getting harder and harder to ignore what Mark Turgeon's young and talented team is doing. What it's done is rattle off a 19-2 record, including a 7-1 clip in Big Ten play, to little fanfare. That's changing, at least in Jon Crispin's latest Big Ten Power Rankings.
The Big Ten office released it weekly men's basketball award winners Monday, and the two honorees are familiar ones.
It's official: Northwestern is ranked for the first time since the 2009-10 season. The latest AP poll, released Monday, has the 18-4 Wildcats ranked No. 25. Three other Big Ten teams are ranked, as well, led by No. 10 Wisconsin. See the full poll inside.