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BTN today announced the launch of an all-new BTN2Go, the number one sports destination for Big Ten fans and alumni, featuring immense user personalization, new school-specific video content, improved social features and integrated tools such as school emojis to enhance the fan experience. With the new and improved BTN2Go, users can now enjoy a hyper-personalized experience where they’ll always be in the know on the latest and greatest with their favorite school. With BTN2Go, fans will now have instant access to original video content direct from both their favorite athletic department and BTN, curated key social content and quick access
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O-H-I-O! #B1GRowing champs. 🏆#GoBucks #RowBucks pic.twitter.com/Ouuf9YJPXl — OSU Women's Rowing (@OhioState_WROW) May 15, 2016 Four Big Ten teams were selected for the 2016 NCAA Division I Rowing Championships, the NCAA Rowing Committee announced on Tuesday. Indiana, Michigan, Ohio State and Wisconsin earned berths into the national event, marking the seventh time in the last eight years four conference teams have participated in the NCAA Championships. The Buckeyes earned the conference’s automatic berth into the field after winning their fourth-consecutive Big Ten Championship last weekend. Ohio State aims for its fourth straight national title after earning the conference’s third NCAA Rowing
Congratulations to @OhioState_WROW once again for winning the #B1GRowing Championship! pic.twitter.com/yKKzRcY6wJ — Big Ten Champs (@bigtenchamps) May 15, 2016 Ohio State won its fourth consecutive Big Ten title, and seventh overall, at the 2016 Big Ten Rowing Championships at Eagle Creek Park in Indianapolis on Sunday. The Buckeyes recorded 174 team points on the strength of four first-place finishes. Ohio State tallied wins in the first varsity eight, second varsity eight, first varsity four and third varsity four races. Wisconsin followed in second place with 159 points, while Michigan finished third with 154 points. Complete team results and the All-Big
Wisconsin will be the next Big Ten school to make a major apparel move. The University of Wisconsin-Madison announced a long-term partnership with Under Armour during a press conference on Friday afternoon. Wisconsin Athletic Director Barry Alvarez and Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank announced a new 10-year partnership, which is set to begin July 1, 2016. Under Armour will exclusively design and supply the footwear, apparel and accessories for training and game-day uniforms for all 23 of the University’s men’s and women’s varsity athletics teams. “The University of Wisconsin is an institution built on the highest values of academic excellence,
Are you a fan of Big Ten football in-game video highlights? How about interviews from your favorite Big Ten basketball coaches? If so, we’ve got you covered, with our new BTN YouTube page. In the fast-paced world of sports and social media, BTN.com now offers in-game Big Ten highlights, interviews and features on our YouTube page, which can be seen here! When a huge play happens or a memorable moment occurs, BTN.com video editors will post and share the video right after they happen. Looking for your favorite play from Week 1 of the season, but don’t want to scroll
Ohio State rowing made NCAA history Sunday morning. The Buckeyes became the first program to win three consecutive NCAA titles, a feat Washington, Brown (on two occasions) and California were unable to pull off previously after taking back-to-back titles. Ohio State ran away with its fifth national title, which only trails Brown (6), totaling 126 points, 12 ahead of second-place California, at the Sacramento State Aquatic Center in Gold River, California. “It’s been amazing watching these young women grow up this season,” Ohio State head coach Andy Teitelbaum said. “Having the pressure of two consecutive titles on their backs, I
The Big Ten Conference office announced on Wednesday the rowing individual award winners, as chosen by the conference coaches. Ohio State’s Ashley Bauer was named Big Ten Athlete of the Year, while teammate Sarah Davis was tabbed Freshman of the Year. Ohio State head coach Andrew Teitelbaum earned Coach of the Year honors. Read BigTen.org’s full release. Athlete of the Year: Ashley Bauer, Ohio State Freshman of the Year: Sarah Davis, Ohio State Coach of the Year: Andrew Teitelbaum, Ohio State ALL-BIG TEN TEAMS First Team Mera Dickensheets, Indiana Beth Baustian, Iowa Jessica Eiffert, Michigan Alexandra Spaulding, Michigan Sarah Kovacs,
Four Big Ten teams were selected for the 2015 NCAA Division I Rowing Championships, the NCAA Rowing Committee announced on Tuesday. Indiana, Michigan, Ohio State and Wisconsin earned berths into the national event, marking the sixth time in the last seven years four conference teams have participated in the NCAA Championships. The Buckeyes earned the conference’s automatic berth into the field after winning their third-consecutive Big Ten Championship last weekend. Ohio State aims for its third straight national title after earning the conference’s second NCAA Rowing Championship last year. The Buckeyes are making their 16th consecutive appearance in the event