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NBA

Delany Does Not See Rose Bowl Move To Accommodate Playoffs

ANDREW SELIGMAN, AP Sports Writer

CHICAGO (AP) — Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delany does not envision the Rose Bowl abandoning its New Year’s Day spot in order to accommodate the College Football Playoff semifinals. 599 more words

Sports

Big Ten gets even richer with new deal

According to a report from Sportsbusinessdaily’s John Ourand, the Big Ten conference has agreed to a new deal with ESPN that will bring it $190 million per year over six years. 353 more words

Media

Delany Won't Say If ESPN Will Be Part Of Big Ten Media Deal

ANDREW SELIGMAN, AP Sports Writer

ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) — Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delany expects to announce a new media rights agreement this summer.

He just wouldn’t say if ESPN will be part of the package. 648 more words

Sports

Big Ten's Delany: Nine-game football schedule should provide boost, not blemish

Did the Pac-12’s nine-game conference schedule cost the league a shot at the College Football Playoff?

Maybe.

The Pac-12 has no unbeaten teams left, and zero one-loss teams. 496 more words

USA Today Sports

Make the Big Ten Great Again

The Big Ten has been roundly mocked year after year for being a soft conference, a conference of pretenders. Last year’s bowl victories and National Championship did little to dispel that notion. 2,264 more words

College Football