Stories tagged: Big Ten
MONDAY, DEC. 5, 2016, 3 A.M.
Police may seek arrests over Penn State celebration, damage
Police in State College are weighing possible arrests after the celebration of Penn State’s Big Ten championship caused minor property damage.
MONDAY, DEC. 5, 2016, 2:30 A.M.
Jim Harbaugh not backpedaling on criticism of officials
Jim Harbaugh is not backpedaling on his recent criticism of officials. Harbaugh said he’s instead ready to agree to disagree with the Big Ten.
TUESDAY, NOV. 8, 2016, 6:24 P.M.
Washington to face Rutgers as part of Big Ten’s 2017 Friday night football schedule
The Big Ten has announced its schedule of Friday night football games for 2017. Two games will be played on Sept. 1: Washington at Rutgers and Utah State at Wisconsin.
SUNDAY, AUG. 7, 2016, 5:12 P.M.
Michigan plans to play Peppers 3 ways and up to 100 plays
Jabrill Peppers may be on the field for up to 100 plays a game this season for Michigan.
TUESDAY, JULY 26, 2016, 9:49 P.M.
Digest: Browns’ oft-suspended Josh Gordon has quadriceps injury
Josh Gordon reported to camp on Tuesday – two days before Cleveland’s veterans were required to arrive – and after he took a physical it was determined he needs time …
FRIDAY, JULY 22, 2016, 7:07 P.M.
Former NFL coach Dennis Green dies at 67
Dennis Green, the trailblazing coach who led a Minnesota Vikings renaissance in the 1990s before a less successful run with the Arizona Cardinals, has died. He was 67.
WEDNESDAY, MAY 18, 2016, 7:27 P.M.
Commissioner Jim Delany won’t say if ESPN will be part of Big Ten media deal
Big Ten commissioner Jim Delany expects to announce a new media rights agreement this summer.
THURSDAY, MARCH 10, 2016, 9:29 P.M.
Notre Dame’s experience overcomes Duke’s youth in ACC quarterfinals
All season, Mike Krzyzewski’s Duke has been playing youngsters, keeping its rotation tight and figuring out ways to score a lot – and, of course, win more often than not.
SATURDAY, FEB. 27, 2016, 5:44 P.M.
No. 20 Michigan St. outlasts No. 5 Ohio St. 107-105 in 3 OTs
In the last minute of the third overtime, Tori Jankoska helped the 20th-ranked Michigan Spartans finally outlast No. 5 Ohio State, making three free throws down the stretch to give …
FRIDAY, JAN. 1, 2016, 9:26 P.M.
McCaffrey leads Stanford’s 45-16 Rose Bowl romp over Iowa
The first time Christian McCaffrey touched the ball in the 102nd Rose Bowl, he took it 75 yards for a spectacular touchdown. A few hundred yards later, Stanford’s sophomore star …
FRIDAY, DEC. 4, 2015, 6:29 P.M.
Big Ten championship could be start for Iowa or Michigan State
Mark Dantonio and Kirk Ferentz kept the discussion on point Friday. The Michigan State and Iowa coaches are in Indianapolis to win a Big Ten championship. Nothing more.
FRIDAY, JAN. 23, 2015
Wisconsin’s Frank Kaminsky blossoms into premier player
Before adoring fans called him “The Moose” or “Joe College” or “Frank the Tank,” Frank Kaminsky was known simply as “Frankie” or “Little Frank.” All year round, Little Frank would …
TUESDAY, DEC. 9, 2014
College notes: Big Ten to hire trainers to look for concussions
An independent athletic trainer stationed in the video replay booth will be on the lookout for players who show visible signs of a concussion during Big Ten football games. The …
THURSDAY, MAY 22, 2014
Pac-12, Big Ten commissioners talk autonomy plans
SAN FRANCISCO – Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott and Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delany believe it’s time for the NCAA model to change and for autonomy to be given to the …
TUESDAY, MAY 6, 2014
Big East, Big Ten set series to honor Gavitt
NEW YORK – Thirty-five years ago, Dave Gavitt was the driving force behind an idea that would change college basketball forever. On Monday, the Big East – the conference he …
SUNDAY, JAN. 19, 2014
College basketball: Wolverines upset No. 3 Badgers in Wisconsin
Nik Stauskus scored 23 points and hit a key 3-pointer with 48 seconds left, and Michigan (13-4, 5-0 Big Ten) fended off a late surge for a 77-70 win Saturday …
SUNDAY, JAN. 12, 2014
Proud James Franklin announced as coach at Penn State
Penn State has hired James Franklin as its next head coach. Franklin, 41, who led Vanderbilt to bowls in all three of his seasons there, replaces Bill O’Brien, who left …
SATURDAY, JAN. 11, 2014
Nussmeier ready to join another storied program
ANN ARBOR, Mich. – Doug Nussmeier is just settling in as Michigan’s new offensive coordinator, but he already seems keenly aware of why last season’s Wolverines struggled so much. That …
SATURDAY, DEC. 7, 2013
Buckeyes guard won’t get start
Ohio State coach Urban Meyer will not let right guard Marcus Hall start tonight’s Big Ten championship game in Indianapolis against No. 10 Michigan State. Meyer did not say how …
FRIDAY, SEPT. 20, 2013
U. of Mich. athletics behind ‘Go Blue’ skywriting in East Lansing
The words “Go Blue” that were written Saturday across the sky above East Lansing, Mich., and incensed thousands of fans watching a football game at Spartan Stadium was the work …
TUESDAY, JUNE 25, 2013
Big Ten, Pac-12 bowl together
College football: With an emphasis on destination diversity and expanding West Coast markets, the Big Ten and Pac-12 are strengthening their traditional ties with a pair of matchups in California …
MONDAY, APRIL 29, 2013
Nadal wins eighth Barcelona Open title
Tennis: Despite the drizzle, Rafael Nadal won the Barcelona Open in Barcelona, Spain, for the eighth time Sunday, defeating Nicolas Almagro 6-4, 6-3 for his fourth title of the year. …
TUESDAY, MARCH 26, 2013
How sweet it is for Big Ten
EAST LANSING, Mich. – The Big Ten has a nation-high four teams still in the men’s NCAA tournament, bolstering its season-long boast that its conference is the best in college …
TUESDAY, NOV. 27, 2012
Terps to Big Ten a big money grab
OK, let’s quickly run down the upside of the University of Maryland’s sudden move to the Big Ten: • Road trip to Columbus!
MONDAY, NOV. 26, 2012, 10:09 P.M.
Chad: Maryland cashes in with Big Ten
OK, let’s quickly run down the upside of the University of Maryland’s sudden move to the Big Ten: —- Road trip to Columbus! —- Midwest farmers’ daughters really make you …
WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 26, 2012
Minnesota, Northwestern stand undefeated
For all the Big Ten bashing that’s been going on the first month of the season, there are a couple of feel-good stories playing out at Minnesota and Northwestern. The …
SATURDAY, JULY 14, 2012
Pac-12, Big Ten scrap scheduling plans
The Big Ten and Pac-12 announced Friday that they were scrapping plans to schedule games against each other in all sports, with Pac-12 officials saying there were too many complications …
SUNDAY, AUG. 14, 2011
Pac-12, Big Ten: No consensus on ‘plus-one’
Commissioners of the Big Ten and Pac-12 conferences denied Saturday that athletic directors in their leagues found consensus on a proposal for a “plus-one” format that would change the mechanics …
MONDAY, JUNE 6, 2011
Big Ten football championship set for Indianapolis
Big Ten president and chancellors have voted to keep the conference football championship game in Indianapolis through at least 2015. The inaugural game will be played at Lucas Oil Stadium …