| Feb 25, 2013
| 12:35 PM
Considering Maryland signed a non-disclosure agreement as it plotted its move to the Big Ten last year, future power-conference expansion will be cloaked in secrecy if league officials can help it.
But generally, commissioner Jim Delany has kept his ADs...
| Dec 17, 2012
| 10:16 PM
Dan DeWitt played 125 games for Northern State.
He will coach against the Wolves for the first time tonight.
Dan DeWitt, a former NSU guard, is the head coach of the Mayville State men’s basketball team. DeWitt is in his first season as the...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 4:50 PM
It's no wonder you can get a pair tickets to the Atlantic Coast Conference Championship Game for the price of a bottle of shampoo, a disposable razor and a six-pack of Pabst Blue Ribbon.
No, really, tickets for Saturday's ACC title game between...
| Dec 5, 2012
When his teammates began calling him "T-Magic," it made perfect sense.
In his first five starts at Nebraska in 2010, Taylor Martinez peeled off touchdown runs of 46, 19, 15, 67, 20, 1, 1, 80, 14, 35, 80 and 41 yards.
Defenders would zero in, have him in...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 9:50 PM
The town of Doland stole the show at a Big Ten Conference men’s basketball game Saturday in Lincoln, Neb.
They even made the lead in the story by Brian Rosenthal, who covers the Cornhuskers for the Lincoln Journal Star newspaper.
| Nov 18, 2012
| 5:55 PM
He climbed Mount Kilimanjaro three months ago. Remember that about Jim Delany.
He's 64 and loves playing golf. His conference is awash is cash (if not dominant football teams) after he had the vision and moxie to create the Big Ten Network. He added...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 6:08 PM
If you watch Phil Simms on Showtime's "Inside the NFL" you get an aggressive, get-after-it kind of guy who is not afraid to express opinions and challenge co-host Cris Collinsworth, among others.
Simms has been outspoken about the excessive...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 1:10 PM
Those of you who missed the latest episode of “The Walking Dead” need not worry.
Just turn your attention to the Big East and you’ll be fully caught up.
Spoiler alert: the Big East is back in familiar territory, scrambling for its...
| Jan 14, 2013
| 11:13 AM
Officials from the Atlantic Coast Conference are reportedly looking into the idea of creating a television network similar to the ones in the Big Ten and Pac-12 conferences.
According to a report in the Sports Business Journal, the ACC has created a...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 5:22 PM
On Monday, Jon Wilner of the San Jose Mercury News tweeted, "Realignment source: UConn to ACC could happen as soon as Tuesday."
On Wednesday, Mark Blaudschun, formerly of the Boston Globe, wrote on his blog, "The Big Ten could make a run at UConn."...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 10:38 PM
Nate Wolters is set to make more history for the South Dakota State men’s basketball team this week.
He is 12 points short of becoming the first player to score more than 2,000 points in school history. SDSU returns to the road this week for a...
| Nov 21, 2012
The Heisman Trophy race is up in the air. Same for the Tribune Silver Football, awarded annually to the Big Ten's best player.
Or so we assume. The coaches vote, and their ballots are due Monday.
"I'm sure it will be tight," Wisconsin's Bret Bielema...