When Mel Gibson went off on a drunken anti-Semitic rant in 2006 his career took a big hit. In the ten years since, he’s struggled to get back on track, despite numerous attempts to clean up his image. But in a recent interview with Variety, Mediaite noticed that Gibson has been...
Illinois’ first season under new head coach Lovie Smith is going as expected. The Fighting Illini (2-5) are showing improvement on both sides of the ball but still lack in talent and execution to compete with the rest of the Big Ten Conference. Show More Summary
The Wisconsin Badgers host the Nebraska Cornhuskers in a showdown game this Saturday night boasting strong ATS trends against Big Ten opponents. The Wisconsin Badgers are 6-3 straight up and 7-2 against the spread in their last nine games against Big Ten opponents. Show More Summary
Jim Harbaugh and Urban Meyer have begun to close the gap between the Big Ten and the SEC, but the SEC still reigns supreme for coaching pay.
All Times Eastern College Baseball Orange and White Fall World Series: Game 3 — Lomghorn Network, 7 p.m. College Field Hockey Iowa at Ohio State — Big Ten Network, 3:30 p.m. College Football Virginia Tech at Pittsburgh– ESPN, 7 p.m. Ohio at Toledo — CBS Sports Network, 7:30 p.m. Show More Summary
This week brought the seventh installment of American Horror Story: Roanoke's ten episodes, and it went wild building up its body count as the found-footage half of the season continued on in full bloom.
Toronto's three superstars brought their best, and TFC is finally in the second round. After countless rethinks, rebuilds and tens of millions of dollars spent, Toronto FC has finally had their big moment. They're heading to the second round of the MLS Cup Playoffs after a 3-1 first round win over the Philadelphia Union. Show More Summary
By SwimSwam on SwimSwam The Big Ten has released their latest weekly honors, with Indiana's Blake Pieroni taking Big Ten Swimmer of the Week after helping his team to victores over Texas and Florida. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Blake Pieroni Named Big Ten Swimmer of the Week
By SwimSwam on SwimSwam The Big Ten has released their latest weekly honors, with Indiana’s Lilly King taking Big Ten Swimmer of the Week after winning... Read the full story on SwimSwam: Lilly King Takes Big Ten Women’s Swimmer of the Week Honors
Nebraska is just 1-4 straight up and 2-3 against the spread in five meetings with Wisconsin since the former joined the Big Ten six seasons ago. The unbeaten Cornhuskers hope to turn this series around when they battle the Badgers in...Show More Summary
As we look ahead to the upcoming season, an immediate question arises about the Big Ten conference: Is there a dynamic personality among the league’s players who can represent the conference as well as Michigan State’s Denzel Valentine...Show More Summary
It took eight weeks for the Big Ten to get its first big shakeup of the season. That came in Happy Valley on Saturday night, when Penn State rallied from a 14-point deficit by scoring 17 unanswered in the fourth quarter to beat Ohio State 24-21. Show More Summary
A super PAC tied to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky that is bankrolling ads to help endangered Senate Republicans in several states has received tens of millions of … Click to Continue »
Good morning! This is the Read Option, your daily college football newsletter. Sign up for this in your inbox! Michigan ranks No. 2 in the AP Poll and No. 1 in Bill Connelly's S&P+. Reigning Big Ten champion Michigan State ranks No.Show More Summary
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) At Nebraska, where success in basketball has been scant, it helps if the coach has a sense of humor. That's an area where Tim Miles is not lacking. ''I think we're picked toward the bottom, which is where I like to be, so we can pleasantly surprise all our friends and colleagues in the room today,'' Miles said at Big Ten media day. Show More Summary
MADISON, Wis. (AP) The weakness in Ethan Happ's otherwise solid offensive game is so obvious that the Wisconsin big man knows how defenders are going to play him. Just check out the sophomore's stats from his Big Ten Freshman of the Year campaign: 12.9 points per game, 7.9 rebounds - and no 3-pointers. Show More Summary
As another exciting Big Ten season approaches, Tom Izzo, the league’s most accomplished and celebrated figure, finds his program in the familiar position as the favorite. What’s different this year is that the longtime Michigan State head coach brings something he’s never had into this season – a top-five recruiting class (according to 247sports). Show More Summary
Good morning! This is the Read Option, your daily college football newsletter. Sign up for this in your inbox! No. 2 Ohio State lost at unranked Penn State, falling in the AP rankings to No. 6, which feels like the kind of brief tumble...Show More Summary
All Times Eastern College Baseball Orange and White Fall World Series: Game 1 — Longhorn Network, 7 p.m. College Basketball College Basketball Live: Big 12 Media Days — ESPNU, 3 p.m. College Football B1G Football & Beyond — Big Ten Network, noon College Football Live — ESPN, 1:30 p.m. Show More Summary
Last season Iowa boasted the Big Ten’s highest scoring duo with two players who finished among the top eight in points per game. One of those players is returning to Iowa City; the other (along with three other starters) has exhausted his eligibility. Show More Summary