1. March Madness Predictions: Which Big Ten Teams Will Dance on Selection Sunday?

    As the Big Ten men's basketball tournament concludes tomorrow, the difficult task of the NCAA tournament selection committee begins in earnest...

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  2. 2010-11 Big Ten Tournament: Game-By-Game Predictions from Start To Finish

    The Big Ten Conference Tournament is set to begin today in Indianapolis, and if the season is any indication of how competitive the tournament is going to be among the teams in ...

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  3. Big Ten Basketball Tournament: Who Needs To Win To Make the Big Dance?

    The Big Ten men's basketball tournament, played at the Conseco Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, gets started this Thursday at 2:30 p.m. when Northwestern takes on Minnesota...

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  4. Minnesota Basketball: 10 Thoughts After the Ohio State Loss

    The 2010-2011 Minnesota Gopher team has had more than its shares of highs and lows for a college basketball team. And the road ahead looks just as tumultuous...

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  5. 2010-11 Big Ten Midseason Awards: 10 Best Players in the Big Ten

    This could be one of the most difficult seasons in recent history for members of the media and coaches in the Big Ten to select the 10 best players in the Big Ten...

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  6. Ohio State: How They'll Finish Undefeated

    The Ohio State Buckeyes are the No. 1 team in the country and stand at 23-0. The question on the minds of fans in the Big Ten is whether Thad Matta and his Buckeyes can run the table and finish the regular season undefeated...

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  7. Big Ten Basketball: Groundhog Day Power Rankings

    There are three things that all fans in the Big Ten can agree upon on Groundhog Day. First, Iowa is going to finish in the basement. Two, Ohio State with at least one win over Wisconsin will win the Big Ten Championship outright...

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  8. Can the Minnesota Gophers Continue to Win with Guard Al Nolen Sidelined?

    The recent news from the Twin Cities concerning point guard Al Nolen is not good. Nolen has broken his right foot and will have surgery Jan. 26. No timetable has been set for Nolen’s return...

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  9. Big Ten Basketball Power Rankings: January Holiday Special Edition

    The Big Ten season has started in earnest and three things are abundantly clear in the Big Ten. First, Iowa is going to have a very hard time getting out of the cellar...

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  10. Viking Nightmare: Chicago Bears to Host Green Bay Packers for Super Bowl Trip

    Just when Minnesota Vikings fans thought that things couldn’t get any worse, fate delivers an NFC Championship game between the hated Green Bay Packers and the despised Chicago Bears...

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  11. Minnesota Gopher Trevor Mbakwe Arrested for Violation of No Contact Order

    Minnesota Gopher forward Trevor Mbakwe was arrested for violation of a no contact order last night. Mbakwe was charged with a misdemeanor and bail was set at $500, which Mbakwe reportedly posted earlier this morning...

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  12. Can the Minnesota Gophers Make a Statement Against Ohio State in Columbus?

    The Minnesota Gophers began the Big Ten season with an 11-1 record and their fans believing that the Gophers could be the surprise dark horse candidate to win the Big Ten...

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  13. The Dirty Dozen – The Twelve Greatest Upsets in NFL Playoff History

    The Seattle Seahawks stunned the football world today upsetting the defending Super Bowl Champion New Orleans Saints 41-36...

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  14. 2010 Big Ten Basketball Power Rankings: Happy New Year

    While the Big Ten Conference is licking its wounds from its performance in the football bowl games, the Big Ten Conference does not have to apologize for its basketball teams, as ...

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  15. Who Are the Top 5 Quarterbacks in the NFL?

    With apologies to the original author, the four things in life that are guaranteed in 2010 are life, death, taxes and an NFL analyst saying, “You know the guy we're watching ...

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  16. Lindsey's 20 Strangest Sports Stories from Criminal Blotters in 2010

    Unfortunately sports stars occasionally find themselves on the wrong side of the law. Generally, the stuff that athletes get arrested for are because they had (a) a fight with a ...

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  17. Vikings vs. Eagles: Frazier Unleashes Webb To Trap Vick and Eagles, 24-14

    The Minnesota Vikings were clearly no more than slight road bump for the Philadelphia Eagles as they made a late season push for the number two playoff seed in the NFC...

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  18. Is LeBron James Playing Mr. Grinch with Talk of Contraction?

    LeBron James gave NBA fans something to savor and enjoy on Christmas Eve, the thought of the league contracting several teams...

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  19. Which Big Ten Teams Will Be Dancing in the NCAA Tournament in March?

    There are only a couple of games left before the Big Ten season begins and fans in Midwest, if they are not shoveling snow, are thinking about March and whether their favorite Big Ten team will be receiving an invitation to the NCAA tournament...

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  20. Texas, Florida or Iowa: Who Was Biggest Disappointment in College Football?

    While fans would like to think otherwise, there are no certainties in college football. Many teams in the past with a high preseason ranking have found themselves bitterly disappointed...

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  21. Why Minnesota Timberwolves' Kevin Love Should Be a Western Conference All-Star

    Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kevin Love has posted ridiculous numbers in the first quarter of the season, averaging 20 points and nearly 16 rebounds a game. Love has clearly stepped up his game...

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  22. Minnesota Vikings and the Tarvaris Jackson Dilemma

    Most Minnesota Vikings fans feel that they have seen enough of Tarvaris Jackson to know what the team should do next and they are of the opinion that Jackson should be released with giving it a second thought...

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  23. Minnesota Football: Jerry Kill Is New Gopher Coach, So Is Joel Maturi Out As AD?

    The University of Minnesota announced former Northern Illinois Coach Jerry Kill as their new head coach on Sunday. Coach Kill has been very successful at the four college institutions he has been the head coach...

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  24. Minnesota Gophers Lose Composure in 87-79 Upset Loss To Virginia

    The No. 13 ranked Minnesota Gophers led the Virginia Cavaliers at halftime 39-29 and should have given the Big Ten a 1-0 led in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge. Unfortunately, the Gophers lost their composure in the second half...

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  25. Should the Michigan Wolverines Fire Coach Rich Rodriquez?

    Hated rival Ohio State blew out Michigan 37-7 in a game that could have been far worse except for some dubious unsportsmanlike conduct penalties and holding penalties called against the Buckeyes...

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