There's nothing better than a classic knock-knock joke to poke fun at a rival before the big game. See what we mean inside.
Don’t forget about Penn State in the East Division. The NCAA announced early Monday afternoon that it has restored Penn State’s postseason eligibility, effective immediately, and has returned all 85 scholarships, starting in 2015. Read full release. Moments later, the Big Ten announced Penn State was eligible for this year’s Big Ten title game. [ MORE: Penn State fans: Learn how to reserve title game tickets! ] Here are the @NCAA tweets: Due to Penn State’s progress in ensuring athletics dept functions with integrity, NCAA immediately restores football postseason eligibility. — NCAA (@NCAA) September 8, 2014 The NCAA has also
It’s Sunday, and that means it’s time to look at the best tweet from Week 2 action. This week’s winner is Indiana QB Nate Sudfeld, who succinctly tweeted what everyone was thinking while watching Ameer Abdullah’s incredible game-winning touchdown. Sudfeld and the Hoosiers were off Saturday, so the quarterback had a great seat in front of the TV for one of the top highlights of the young season. Ameer Abdullah… Wow! — Nate Sudfeld (@NateSudfeld) September 6, 2014 Hon0rable mention Flying lol pic.twitter.com/LCPKHWD56s — Joey Bosa (@jbbigbear) September 8, 2014
In the fast-paced world of sports and social media, BTN.com now offers in-game Big Ten highlights on Twitter. When a big play happens or a memorable moment occurs, BTN.com editors will post and share the video in a matter of minutes.
You know Robbie Hummel as a basketball player who battled injury throughout his Purdue career. Did you know he's also a great jokester?
Our annual summer football tour rolls on! BTN.com’s Tom Dienhart and Dave Revsine, Gerry DiNardo and Howard Griffith are taking in Ohio State’s practice Wednesday afternoon. Get some of the best tweets from the practice in this post. Get our latest football tour coverage: TOM DIENHART Your projected starting OTs: Taylor Decker and Darryl Baldwin. O line needs to develop quickly with 4 new starters. pic.twitter.com/OZn1Fms3VM — Tom Dienhart (@BTNTomDienhart) August 6, 2014 Buckeye RBs hitting the "blaster." The pecking order: Elliott, Dunn, Samuel. pic.twitter.com/OiXbpzmrtl — Tom Dienhart (@BTNTomDienhart) August 6, 2014 Joey Bosa and Michael Bennett will strike fear
Our annual summer football tour is underway! BTN.com’s Tom Dienhart and Dave Revsine, Gerry DiNardo and Howard Griffith are taking in Indiana’s practice Tuesday morning. Get some of the best tweets from the practice in this post. Get our latest football tour coverage: We're in Bloomington tonight at 6pm ET as we preview @HoosierFootball @BTNDaveRevsine @gerrydinardo @HowardGriffith pic.twitter.com/74y628SeiH — BTN Live (@BTNLive) August 5, 2014 TOM DIENHART Collin Rahrig is the anchor of what could be a good @HoosierFootball o-line. pic.twitter.com/J4ia5hKzog — Tom Dienhart (@BTNTomDienhart) August 5, 2014 The kicking is dicey for @HoosierFootball with Mitch Ewald gone. Aaron Del
Big Ten media days kicked off Monday in Chicago, and every Big Ten school covered the day on Twitter, among other social media sites. See a couple tweets from each school in this post. ILLINOIS Triple view of #Illini TE Jon Davis (@JD3_ILLI) with @BigTenNetwork at #B1GMediaDay pic.twitter.com/0nmfR056P2 — Illinois Football (@IlliniFootball) July 28, 2014 The #B1GMediaDay grind continues for @coachbeckman. #illini #B1G pic.twitter.com/dYnNapNolX — Illinois Football (@IlliniFootball) July 28, 2014 INDIANA #B1GMediaDay Press Conference time for @IUCoachWilson #IUFBinCHI #GoIU pic.twitter.com/b055Dw1b6T — Indiana Football (@HoosierFootball) July 28, 2014 Deep dish pizza in Chicago? Check. #IUFBinCHI pic.twitter.com/VaAhcywpG7 — Indiana Football (@HoosierFootball)
Like traveling? You might want to check into becoming a Big Ten mascot. In the last month alone, the mascots have been in New York, Washington D.C. and, finally, Chicago. Everybody’s favorite furry friends are in our home city to help promote the BTN Big 10K on Saturday. Speaking of the race, you can watch a live stream of the finish line. Find out how. Anyway, check out some of the best photos from the mascots’ tour of Chicago. Ever been to the Skydeck? You should. @TheIowaHawkeyes #Herky must have felt right at home up on #TheLedge with the other
Earlier this week, Mark Dantonio tweeted pictures of Michigan State’s new locker room and facilities. Friday, it was Urban Meyer’s (@OSUCoachMeyer) turn to give the Twitterverse a tour of Ohio State’s new (impressive) digs. See a handful of photos Meyer tweeted out Friday morning in this post. [ MORE: Photos: Ohio State hits local water park ] pic.twitter.com/zolRX8kxYz — Urban Meyer (@OSUCoachMeyer) July 25, 2014 pic.twitter.com/KyPS71FanT — Urban Meyer (@OSUCoachMeyer) July 25, 2014 pic.twitter.com/TYA5rbO9Dw — Urban Meyer (@OSUCoachMeyer) July 25, 2014 pic.twitter.com/smb0V27QMU — Urban Meyer (@OSUCoachMeyer) July 25, 2014 pic.twitter.com/cNbBmUL7xl — Urban Meyer (@OSUCoachMeyer) July 25, 2014 Looking good! Yes,