Sean Merriman, BTN.com web editor, November 20, 2015
The Big Ten took center stage in the college basketball world on Friday night.
There were a total of eight games featuring Big Ten men's basketball teams, highlighted by No. 3 Maryland's 65-58 win over Rider.
The conference went 4-4 overall on Friday as Michigan State cruised by Arkansas-Pine Bluff, 92-46, Minnesota topped Missouri State, 74-69, and Northwestern got the best of Columbia, 83-80.
On the losing end, Wisconsin fell to Georgetown, 71-61, Penn State lost to Duquesne, 78-52, and Michigan fell short to Xavier, 86-70.
Here is a look at the top highlights from Friday's action.
Maryland's Diamond Stone follows up the miss with a huge two-handed slam
Diamond Stone in the right place at the right time for the @umterps, following up the miss with the jam. https://t.co/29ajWZcRc5— Maryland On BTN (@MarylandOnBTN) November 21, 2015
Michigan State's Matt Costello throws down a big alley-oop dunk
Matt Costello makes it look easy! Watch the @MSU_Basketball big man throw down a big alley-oop slam! https://t.co/MrKzZgGqP0— Michigan St. on BTN (@MichiganStOnBTN) November 21, 2015
Northwestern's Joey Van Zegeren throws down a thunderous two-handed flush
So, @NuMensBBall big man Joey van Zegeren is really good at dunking. Need proof? Watch! https://t.co/qTXaeBYkLP— Northwestern On BTN (@NUOnBTN) November 21, 2015