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Multiple cities in running for 2018 Big Ten tournament

In May the Big Ten Conference announced that its 2017 men’s basketball tournament will be played in Washington, D.C., with the league taking advantage of the addition of nearby Maryland to the membership. 272 more words

A Night to Forget - Big Ten Week 2 Oregon 46 Michigan State 27

What was supposed to be one of the biggest non-conference match ups of the season turned into a nightmare for the 7th ranked Spartans.

A half time lead of 24-18 turned into 21 unanswered points for the Ducks with four minutes to go in the third.   631 more words

Big Ten

Video: Jim Delany does ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

What’s the best way to cool off on a hot summer day? How about having a freezing cold bucket of water dumped over your head, while also donating to a good cause? 72 more words

Kirk Ferentz says 10-game conference schedules are coming

Every change in college football over the last few years has been about expanding and growth. That philosophy could be shifting to the length of a conference schedule. 394 more words

Rumor Mill

Delany Noncommittal On Penn State Sanction Cuts

ANDREW SELIGMAN, AP Sports Writer

CHICAGO (AP) — Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delany took a non-committal stance on an effort by five Pennsylvania Congressmen to rescind sanctions against Penn State for its handling of the Jerry Sandusky sexual abuse scandal. 625 more words

Sports

B1G commish expects governance model to pass

College football continues to evolve and one of the game’s primary power players foresees a major change in the game coming in the next few days. 353 more words

Rumor Mill

Delany points to B1G athletic, academic quality

CHICAGO — College sports have been awash in change in recent years. And change isn’t always easy or welcome. But, it’s inevitable for progress to be achieved. 1,095 more words