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  • Northwestern zone smothers Penn State for 3rd straight Big Ten victory

    Northwestern players and their intrepid coach Chris Collins are feeling pretty good about themselves lately, and for good reason. After enduring a demoralizing 10-game losing streak, the Wildcats have bounced back to win three straight in the Big Ten...
  • Wisconsin cruises to 10th straight victory

    MADISON, Wis. Wisconsin has not overwhelmed its Big Ten foes in February. Rather, the march to six more victories and a firm hold on first place has been accomplished with numbing consistency by Bo Ryan's team. Protect the basketball. Don't foul. Get to...
  • Terps women clinch top seed in Big Ten basketball tournament

    Terps women clinch top seed in Big Ten basketball tournament
    Maryland is ahead of schedule in the Big Ten. The preseason favorites to win the league locked up a share of the regular-season title and the top seed in the conference tournament by beating Wisconsin, 81-70, on Thursday night for the Terps' 18th...
  • Terps won't expect a blowout against disappointing Nebraska team

    Recent history suggests that 16th-ranked Maryland will not blow out Nebraska on Thursday night at Xfinity Center, despite the fact that the Cornhuskers have lost five of their past six games, with all the defeats coming in double figures. The reason...
  • Building the NCAA tournament bracket: A look inside the process

    Building the NCAA tournament bracket: A look inside the process
    INDIANAPOLIS — At NCAA headquarters, the basketball enthusiasts view Selection Sunday as Christmas morning. This mock selection exercise would be akin to Thanksgiving. "So let's eat," says David Worlock, the NCAA point man for this event....
  • Home court could be key in Indiana-Purdue showdown

    Both of Purdue's back-to-back wins against Indiana have come at Mackey Arena. Before that modest "streak," the Boilermakers had lost four straight games to the Hoosiers, including two at Assembly Hall. When the teams renew their rivalry on Thursday...
  • Mark Turgeon defends Melo Trimble's ability to get to the line

    Mark Turgeon defends Melo Trimble's ability to get to the line
    Melo Trimble's ability to get to the free-throw line has been a major part of the Maryland men's basketball team's offensive success this season as well as a source of frustration for coaches of opposing teams, particularly in the Big Ten Conference....
  • Short-handed or not, Illinois resolutely making tournament push

    Short-handed or not, Illinois resolutely making tournament push
    Maybe early in his career, Illinois coach John Groce said, he would hear about an opponent's injury and view it clinically and detached, seeing it as a competitive advantage. Now? No way. He has been through too much. Especially this season. "The...
  • Badgers draw closer to Big Ten title with methodical victory

    MADISON, Wis. With each week, the Big Ten regular-season title draws a bit closer for Bo Ryan's players. With senior Frank Kaminsky leading another balanced scoring effort, fifth-ranked Wisconsin took another small step toward that goal Sunday at the...
  • Upset of No. 5 Wisconsin would put Illinois solidly in postseason mix

    Upset of No. 5 Wisconsin would put Illinois solidly in postseason mix
    After a victory that was as emotional as it was exhausting, Illinois coach John Groce compared his team's efforts to that of Seabiscuit's valiant match-race upset of War Admiral in 1938. "It was his heart," Groce said Thursday after beating Michigan...
  • Terps feel win over Indiana could be 'really, really big' going forward

    Terps feel win over Indiana could be 'really, really big' going forward
    The grind of a college basketball season and the grit of the Big Ten Conference had seemingly caught up with 19th-ranked Maryland in recent weeks. Going into Wednesday night's game against Indiana, the Terps had lost badly on three straight road trips,...