1. Big Ten-ACC Challenge: Ranking the 6 B1G Teams That Played on Day 2

    While the Big Ten came into the second night of the 14th annual Big Ten-ACC Challenge with a 4-2 lead, that lead dwindled as the night progressed and eventually ended in a 6-6 tie...

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  2. Illinois Basketball: John Groce Turning Around Program Quicker Than Anticipated

    After two wins to start the 2012-13 season, Illinois traveled to Hawaii to for a four-game trip. After appearing jet-lagged in the first half of a contest against the Hawaii Rainbow ...

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  3. Big Ten-ACC Challenge: Ranking the 6 B1G Teams That Played on Day One

    After day one of the Big Ten-ACC Challenge, the Big Ten once again looks sharp in hopes of winning their fourth straight challenge...

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  4. Big Ten-ACC Challenge: Confidence Picking the 12 Contests

    After a decade of defeating the Big Ten, the ACC finds itself having lost the last three Big Ten-ACC Challenges...

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  5. Jabari Parker and His Chances of Attending Brigham Young Including Parody Video

    Last weekend the second-rated player in the 2013 recruiting class, Jabari Parker, made his official visit to Brigham Young...

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  6. Big Ten Basketball: Ranking the 2013 Recruiting Classes

    As both the AP and Coaches Division I men's basketball polls came out on Monday, the Big Ten found itself with six of the nation's top 22 teams. In fact, the conference boasts three of the top four teams: Indiana (1), Ohio State (3) and Michigan (4)...

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  7. Big Ten Basketball: The Biggest Question for Each Team Early in the Season

    Through college basketball's first 10 days of the season, the mighty Big Ten Conference boasts a cumulative record of 37-7, including eight unbeaten teams. As many know, the Big Ten leads all conferences with ranked teams, which currently stands at five..

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  8. Ohio State Buckeyes vs. Marquette Golden Eagles: Comparing Starting Lineups

    On Friday November 9th, two traditional powers will meet on the hardwood on the USS Yorktown. The Ohio State Buckeyes reached the Final Four last season after finishing in a three-way tie atop the Big Ten regular season standings...

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  9. Big Ten Basketball: Predicting Starting Lineups for Opening Night on Friday

    At 4:30 p.m. this Friday, November 9th, the Michigan State Spartans will face off with the Connecticut Huskies in the opening game for a Big Ten team this season...

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  10. Bold Prediction: 3 Reasons Illinois Will Beat Wisconsin at Camp Randall Saturday

    While neither Illinois nor Wisconsin have gotten off to the starts that they wanted to for the 2012 football season, all is not lost yet. The Fighting Illini come into the game with a 2-3 record, while the Badgers stand 3-2...

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  11. Illinois Basketball: Ranking the Team's 13 Players in Order

    The Fighting Illini are under a new head coach this season in John Groce , after firing Bruce Weber last March. Illinois returns 11 players from a year ago, only losing Meyers Leonard to the NBA and Sam Maniscalco to graduation...

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  12. 10 Recent Illinois Basketball Players That Became Busts Under Bruce Weber

    After a promising start at the beginning of Bruce Weber's coaching career at Illinois, the current Kansas State head coach was unable to string together NCAA Tournament runs with his own recruits and had trouble recruiting top in-state players...

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  13. Big Ten Basketball: Cody Zeller and the Conference's Top 70 Fantasy Players

    Expectations are incredibly high for the upcoming season in regards to Big Ten basketball teams. Indiana should be the top-ranked team to start the year, while Michigan, Michigan State and Ohio State all could find spots in the Top 10...

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  14. NCAA Top 20 Basketball Programs Post 3-Point Inception in 1987

    Since I was not yet born when the NCAA instituted the three-point shot into the game in 1987, I've never known basketball any other way...

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  15. Jordan Hulls and the Big Ten's Top 3-Point Shooters with Video Highlights

    While plenty of the top outside shooters from last year in the Big Ten have graduated, there are still plenty of players that can stroke it from deep as well as incoming freshmen that can launch from behind the arc...

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  16. Derrick Rose, Anthony Davis, and 8 Other Former Chicago Prep Stars Since 2005

    Derrick Rose and Anthony Davis are just two of the 10 outstanding players on a list that highlights former Chicagoland prep basketball stars that graduated high school in 2005 or later...

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  17. Tim Frazier and the Big Ten's Biggest Triple-Double Threats

    On February 11, Tim Frazier posted a stat line of 23 points, 10 rebounds, and nine assists in a win over Nebraska, leaving him just shy of his first career triple-double...

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  18. Top 10 Dunkers in the Big Ten with Video Highlights Included

    While the Big Ten may be known for being more of a grind-it-out defensive type conference, there are still plenty of great athletes in what should be the nation's top league this upcoming season...

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  19. Draymond Green and 11 Former Big Ten Stars Have Their Careers Ranked

    While the Big Ten should still be regarded as the nation's top conference entering the 2012-13 season, I think it is worth noting that arguably half of the conference will be without their top performing player from a year ago...

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  20. Big East Basketball's Top 60 Players for the Upcoming Season

    The Big East is slowly dwindling now that Syracuse, Pittsburgh, and Notre Dame have all decided to join the ACC...

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  21. Power Ranking Big Ten Basketball Teams' Overall Success During Recent History

    Although the times are changing in college basketball as a whole and the Big Ten Conference, it will be hard for me to top this last four-year span where I watched and went to as many collegiate basketball games as I could...

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  22. Evan Turner Headlines List of Big Ten Teams' Ultimate Starting Lineups This Era

    Imagine if Evan Turner had stayed at Ohio State for his senior season and was given the chance to play alongside Aaron Craft, Jared Sullinger, and Deshaun Thomas...

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  23. Aaron Craft and the Rest of the Big Ten's Top Defenders

    Defense and hard-nosed play is what the Big Ten Conference prides itself in. There are both great individual and team defenses in this great conference. I have personally witnessed the two lowest-scoring games in the modern era for the Big Ten...

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  24. Sam Thompson and Other Under-the-Radar NCAA Basketball Reserves to Watch

    While the Big Ten was certainly the deepest league in the entire country this past season, plenty of the top performers in the league aren't back from last year...

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  25. Big Ten Football Predictions for Week 2

    Last weekend, Big Ten teams boasted a 10-2 record while this weeks opponents won nine of their 11 matchups...

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