Tomorrow at 8 p.m. ET, BTN will debut the first episode of The B1G Story, a documentary style program produced by the Emmy-nominated BTN Originals team. Throughout the year, The B1G Story will provide a contemporary look at compelling Big Ten stories of both past and present. Episode one, The B1G Story: Matt Millen, will take a closer look at a topic many Big Ten fans are familiar with. Millen, BTN’s lead football game analyst, was diagnosed with Amyloidosis in 2017 and subsequently underwent a lifesaving heart transplant in December of 2018. Amyloidosis had a drastic impact on Millen’s day-to-day
Three-time defending national champ Penn State claimed its fourth consecutive crown, and eighth in the last nine years, Saturday afternoon at the 2019 NCAA Wrestling Championships. The Nittany Lions were so dominant that they clinched the team crown, the Big Ten’s 13th straight, by the way, before the event’s individual finals. Here’s a look at the Big Ten’s recent run of national champions: 2007: Minnesota 2008: Iowa 2009: Iowa 2010: Iowa 2011: Penn State 2012: Penn State 2013: Penn State 2014: Penn State 2015: Ohio State 2016: Penn State 2017: Penn State 2018: Penn State 2019: Penn State A whole
Penn State won the 2019 Big Ten Wrestling Championships title on Sunday with a team score of 157.5. The Nittany Lions earned their sixth Big Ten Championship and first since 2016.
Beginning this weekend, BTN will televise seven winter Big Ten Championships, including men’s and women’s swimming & diving, men’s and women’s indoor track & field, men’s golf, wrestling, and men’s and women’s gymnastics. BTN will also broadcast the men’s ice hockey semifinals and final in March, with broadcast information announced at a later date. Coverage begins with the Big Ten Women’s Swimming & Diving Championships from Indiana on Feb. 24 at 10:30 a.m. ET, while the Big Ten Men’s Swimming & Diving Championships will air at 10:30 a.m. ET on Sunday, March 3, from Iowa. The opening night relays and
The 2018 wrestling season on BTN gets underway on Friday night as Wisconsin travels to Nebraska for the first Big Ten Conference match of the season. All matches are also available on BTN2Go and the FOX Sports app.
Indiana women's swimmer Lilly King was honored as the Big Ten Female Athlete of the Year and Ohio State wrestler Kyle Snyder was recognized as the 2018 Big Ten Jesse Owens Male Athlete of the Year, the conference announced on Thursday. Both are repeat winners from 2017.
The 2018 College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Academic All-America Division I At-Large Teams were announced, with a combined nine Big Ten students earning recognition.
Penn State won the NCAA Wrestling National Championship and crowned four individual national champions. The Big Ten had six total individual national champions and saw four teams claim the top four team scores.
The NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships resumed Friday at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio, and the Big Ten continued to dominate the leaderboard with two days now in the books.
The NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships got underway Thursday at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio, and the Big Ten dominated the leaderboard with two sessions now in the books.