MediaMatters notes that educators make up just one in ten of the guests on cable news segments related to education, which Valerie Strauss regards as a big problem. MSNBC does the best percentage-wise in terms of booking educators as guests -- but not by that much. Show More Summary
COLUMBUS, Ohio — In the moments following Ohio State's Oct. 18 win over Rutgers, Ezekiel Elliott stood at the podium inside Ohio Stadium's media center, answering questions about the Buckeyes' 56-17 victory. But as reporters scattered...Show More Summary
Fordham lost twice this week in back-to-back games on the road against Big Ten opponents. After a 94-77 win over the New York Institute of Technology in the season opener, the last two games served as a reminder that nothing will come...Show More Summary
The biggest question regarding the Big Ten's new bowl system is not how it will work. It's why anyone didn't think of this sooner.
Before Nebraska lost to Wisconsin in Madison on Saturday, the sky truly felt like the limit. It was, too. The Huskers still had a shot at the Big Ten conference title and the playoffs weren't significantly out of reach. That has allShow More Summary
After five games, the Wisconsin Badgers looked to be in trouble. Staring down a 3-2 record with an 0-1 record in Big Ten play, the Badgers were at a breaking point. In the crowded Big Ten West, another loss or two would keep them out...Show More Summary
Big Ten champion Maryland received the No. 4 seed in the NCAA men’s soccer tournament and will host former ACC rival Wake Forest or in-state foe UMBC in the second round Sunday at Ludwig Field. Unbeaten in 11 straight following a 2-1 victory over Indiana in the conference final Sunday, the Terrapins (13-5-3) are seeking […]
The way the Maryland men’s soccer season had unfolded, from the slowest start in two decades to a six-week unbeaten streak, Terrapins Coach Sasho Cirovski sensed something wonderful was brewing in the dying moments of the Big Ten championship game Sunday. “I told my assistants if we’re tied with 10 minutes to go, I like […]
This article about a forthcoming auction of two and then ten cartoons from Bill Mauldin, including the one depicted above, actually represents a bigger story: it would seem that the sorting of Mauldin's papers and holdings is done, or at least is at a point where the final dispensation of those treasures can be announced. Show More Summary
Okay folks, how big a deal is $608 billion over the next ten years to the federal government? Yeah, that comes to 1.3 percent of the $48.5 trillion that we were projected to spend over this period. You all knew that, right? Yes, theShow More Summary
All Times Eastern College Basketball Men’s NIT Tip-Off St. Joseph’s at Gonzaga — ESPNU, 11 p.m. Oklahoma at Creighton — Fox Sports 1, 8 p.m. Wisconsin-Green Bay at Wisconsin — Big Ten Network, 9 p.m. Southern Virginia at BYU — BYUtv, 9 p.m. Show More Summary
Michigan (5-5, 3-3 Big Ten) has bounced back with two consecutive victories after being thrashed by instate rival Michigan State, 35-11, at the end of last month. The victories have kept bowl hopes alive, but Brady Hoke needs another...Show More Summary
In Shannon Ryan's predicted order of finish.
Members of US Senate and House have personally invested tens of millions in tech.
The challenge of ranking college basketball venues is this: They're always changing. And, no, we're not talking about adding a Dippin' Dots station.
Great minds think alike? Probably the case here as the Big Ten and Inside College Football have almost the exact same concept involving overly foresty maps (both versions are light on cornfields) and college campuses and landmarks rising from the ground. Show More Summary
Besides losing to Virginia Tech. In the Big Ten game of the year, Ohio State scored 49 points on Michigan State in East Lansing. Michigan State had not allowed that many in a Big Ten game since a November 2008 trip to Penn State in Mark Dantonio's second year. Show More Summary
Amidst all the (justified) celebration of Rosetta and Phylae today — it really is a big deal when a ten year mission ends with the first landing on a comet evah!) — there was one truly sour note. This: That’s Matt Taylor, Rosetta project scientist. If you read the profile at (where else) The Daily [Read more...]
Notre Dame is 6-3-1 against the spread in its last 10 home games against the Big Ten. Northwestern, despite a reputation as a feisty underdog, is just 4-15 ATS over its last 19 games. Two teams coming off disheartening losses meet when...Show More Summary
The Wisconsin Badgers will go for their fifth straight win Saturday when they host the Nebraska Cornhuskers in a key Big Ten matchup. Wisconsin and Nebraska are currently in a three-way tie atop the conference’s West Division with the...Show More Summary