| Mar 9, 2015
| 12:39 PM
Big Ten Network president Mark Silverman always can tell when the Big Ten basketball tournament is in Chicago.
“My phone rings off the hook from all the Big Ten alums in Chicago looking for tickets,” Silverman said.
The BTN plans to...
| Feb 27, 2015
| 9:32 AM
College basketball student sections can’t be judged merely by the decibels registered from their cheers or by how many undergrads pack a gym on a frigid night.
Face-painted, costume-wearing, vocal-chord-shredding 18- to 22-year-olds make Big Ten ...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 3:12 PM
Ian Hanson, a freshman at Geneva High School, plays football in the fall, basketball in the winter and baseball in the spring. He shoots a couple rounds of outdoor hockey with his friends on the weekends. And, like most high schoolers, he somehow...
| Feb 21, 2015
| 7:32 PM
Nate Brown delivered a dramatic pin of Kenny Courts in their 184-pound showdown and heavyweight Doug Vollaro later stopped Nick Tavanello in overtime to help Lehigh stun third-ranked Ohio State 21-18 Saturday afternoon in the quarterfinals of the Cliff...
| Feb 12, 2015
| 4:08 PM
Until Friday afternoon, please call me Bernard.
I'm at NCAA headquarters in Indianapolis for what's called the Mock Selection Exercise, when media members play the role of actual NCAA tournament selection committee members for two days. Bleacher Report'...
| Jan 24, 2015
| 8:42 PM
MINNEAPOLIS — When Illinois starting guard Kendrick Nunn saw some sweat on the Minnesota court Saturday, he alerted his teammate to mop it up.
That was fine with Ryan Schmidt. The student manager, who suited up for the first time for the short-...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 10:04 AM
Illinois has set its spring football scrimmage for 5 p.m. on April 18.
The Orange and Blue spring game will air live on the Big Ten Network. Spectators can attend the game and park for free.
The spring practices also feature an appearance at 6 p.m. on...
| Jan 18, 2015
| 5:31 PM
Historic votes are nothing new for a city like Washington, D.C.
The capital of our country's political system has hosted its fair share of monumental moments. And while the news out of the NCAA's annual convention Saturday wasn't anywhere as critical as...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 9:37 PM
Laurin Mincy never expected to play a college basketball game in her home state when she arrived at Maryland five years ago.
The Terps were in the Atlantic Coast Conference, and rivalries with such tradition-rich schools as Duke and North Carolina in...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 1:59 PM
I talked to Russ Lande for a few minutes today about Maryland's prospects taking part in the East-West Shrine Game this week in St. Petersburg, Fla.
I also asked Lande for his take on former Terps star wide receiver Stefon Diggs, who recently decided to...
| Jan 4, 2015
| 11:30 AM
Big Ten Network analyst Jim Jackson said last week that Wisconsin was “head and shoulders” above the rest of the teams in the league.
After watching courtside as No. 12 Maryland beat Minnesota, 70-58, at Xfinity Center on Saturday, Jackson...