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Whose recruiting fortunes rose/fell most from 2015 to 2016?

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Michigan commit Kareem Walker talks with BTN

Let’s turn the clock back one year and look at the Big Ten recruiting rankings for from 247Sports. Whose fortunes rose? Whose fell?

Eight of the 14 teams rose in the ranking by 247Sports from 2015 to 2016. The team that made the biggest jump was Michigan, which went from No. 48 to No. 5, a rise of 43 places. Having over a year to woo this class was a boon for Jim Harbaugh. Will he one day land the nation’s No. 1 class? He may. The next biggest jump was made by Minnesota, which made a jump of 15 slots from No. 63 to No. 48. Maryland’s nine spot jump (51 to 42) also was impressive.

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Shane Sparks previews Penn State-Ohio State on BTN tonight

Ohio State's Myles Martin vs. Purdue's Jacob Morrissey

Watch Ohio State's Martin vs. Purdue's Morrissey

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BTN’s Shane Sparks is more than ready for Friday’s nights main wrestling event. When the Big Ten wrestling schedule came out, this was the match he circled on the calendars as Penn Satte expects 16,000 fans to come see No. 1 Penn State hosts reigning national champion Ohio State. It airs live on BTN at 6 p.m. ET.

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Big Ten links: Could Iowa get medical redshirt for DL Ott?

NCAA Football: Northern Iowa at Iowa

Kirk Ferentz discuss this year's recruiting class

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Could Iowa’s Drew Ott get a fifth season of eligibility? Nebraska looks like it upgraded their pass coverage defense. There is QB news at Ohio State and Wisconsin. Plus, No Big Ten school inked a better collection of wideouts than Michigan State. Let’s get into all of Friday’s Big Ten headlines now.

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Top highlights from Thursday's Big Ten men's basketball games

Feb 4, 2016; Evanston, IL, USA; Northwestern Wildcats forward Aaron Falzon (35) knocks the ball out of bounds while defending Minnesota Golden Gophers forward Jordan Murphy (3) during the first half of the game at Welsh-Ryan Arena. Mandatory Credit: Caylor Arnold-USA TODAY Sports

Throw it down, Jordan Murphy!

Big Ten fans enjoyed a pair of men’s basketball games on Thursday night. Wisconsin kicked off the action with an impressive 79-68 win over Ohio State in the first game of the evening. Northwestern followed that with a huge 82-58 victory over Minnesota to close out the night.

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