| Nov 26, 2012
| 4:23 PM
Penn State was named the Tostitos Fiesta Bowl's National Team of the Week following its 24-21 overtime win over Wisconsin. The award, selected by the Football Writers Association of America, was the third for Penn State since 2005. Penn State......
| Oct 23, 2012
| 5:06 PM
The accent has been removed from the second "e" in Montee Ball. Apparently it was slowing him down.
Before the season, Wisconsin's star tailback asked that his name be pronounced "Mon-TAY" to reflect what's on his birth certificate. But he got...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 6:15 PM
The conference of Legends and Leaders is dotted with liars and lawbreakers.
It has been another brutal offseason for the Big Ten, whose coaches and players will huddle Thursday (10 a.m., BTN, ESPNU) and Friday in Chicago for its annual Media Days.
| Dec 10, 2012
| 5:41 PM
Bret Bielema's resignation last week from Wisconsin caught a handful of recruits from Illinois, some of whom made official visits to the school last weekend, by surprise.
Bielema, whose teams were 68-24 in his seven seasons as the Badgers' head coach,...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 3:20 PM
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. -- Chris Ash, who helped lead Wisconsin to three straight Rose Bowls, has been named Arkansas’ defensive coordinator, head coach Bret Bielema announced Tuesday. Ash will remain with the Wisconsin program through its appearance...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 8:04 PM
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. -- Jim Chaney, who boasts experience in the NFL, SEC and Big Ten, has been named Arkansas’ offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach, head coach Bret Bielema announced Wednesday.
“Jim Chaney’s approach will...
| Dec 17, 2012
| 6:24 PM
Crete-Monee senior receiver Laquon Treadwell's second official visit to Oklahoma during the weekend went well, but he said Sunday that Michigan, a team many thought was an early favorite to land him, won't.
Treadwell was hosted at Oklahoma by former...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 5:41 PM
Pity the poor assistant athletic director at Notre Dame who probably leafed through the NCAA manual to see if rules allow member institutions to cover shipping costs for student-athletes awarded more trophies than your kid's soccer team.
| Dec 7, 2012
| 8:23 PM
Half-baked Jake is back in all his half-bakedness …
News: The steroid-dripping Baseball Hall of Fame ballots are distributed. Views: After leaving the box unchecked twice, I'm voting for Killingworth's Jeff Bagwell. My fuller view of one of the...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 4:35 PM
Nebraska coach Bo Pelini had a minor health scare in September, and his players have done little to lower his stress level. Except win.
The Cornhuskers are 5-1 in the Big Ten, but only one victory came easily — and that was against Michigan. In...