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October 3, 2014
Michigan fans rally for dismissal of AD
(TSX) — University of Michigan students started a petition this week calling for the ouster of athletic director Dave Brandon in the wake of the football team’s missteps, and a rally was held Tuesday night in Ann Arbor to support the cause. The rally Tuesday night drew about...
October 3, 2014 - 7:18am
July 30, 2014
Big Ten banking on schedule
CHICAGO (TSX) — The Big Ten’s expansion to nine conference games in 2016 will enable each school to face every Big Ten team at least once in a four-year span. But it will also phase out nonconference matchups with Football Championship Series programs. “What we’ve tried...
July 30, 2014 - 7:54am
November 2, 2013
No. 22 Wisconsin beats Iowa 28-9
IOWA CITY, Iowa — James White ran for 132 yards and a pair of late touchdowns as 22nd-ranked Wisconsin beat Iowa 28-9 on Saturday for...
November 2, 2013 - 3:37pm
March 11, 2013
Michigan PG Trey Burke is Big Ten player of year
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) -- Michigan point guard Trey Burke has been named Big Ten player of the year by both a media panel and league coaches. Burke and Indiana's Victor Oladipo are also considered national player of the year candidates. Indiana edged Michigan 72-71 on Sunday to win...
March 11, 2013 - 10:00pm
December 31, 2012
Gophers look to prove themselves in Big Ten
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- The Minnesota Golden Gophers have been here before. They've steamrolled through nonconference schedules to crack the AP Top 25. Then the Big Ten comes along and roughs them up. This year, they say they're different. Well, they're about to find out. No. 11 Minnesota...
December 31, 2012 - 7:07am
May 17, 2012
Big Ten network cuts academics, citing low ratings
The Big Ten network started in 2007 with plans to mix up to 660 hours of non-sports programs every year into its menu of football, basketball and other sports. The network has added viewers and generated money for its schools. But the BTN has cut back non-sports programs and hired...
May 17, 2012 - 8:00pm
March 9, 2012
Michigan tops Minnesota 73-69 in OT in Big Ten
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Trey Burke scored a career-high 30 points to help No. 10 Michigan rally past 10th-seeded Minnesota 73-69 in overtime on Friday night in the Big Ten tournament quarterfinals. The Wolverines (24-8) will face either surging Purdue or archrival Ohio State in Saturday's...
March 9, 2012 - 8:57pm
August 5, 2011
Big Ten to play 9 league games
CHICAGO (AP) -- Big Ten football teams will begin playing nine conference games instead of eight in the 2017 season. The conference announced the change Thursday and it came as no surprise.
August 5, 2011 - 7:48am
February 4, 2011
While Big Ten's quiet, hockey possibility persists
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- John Madden stood by his equipment area in the Minnesota Wild dressing room, proudly pondering the possibility of his 11-year-old son someday suiting up for a big-time college hockey team as his dad once did for Michigan. Madden hoped aloud, however, for one major...
February 4, 2011 - 8:03am
December 14, 2010
Big Ten unveils divisions, logo
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- When the Big Ten plays its first conference championship game next season, it'll be the Leaders division against the Legends division. The conference, expanding to 12 teams in all sports and adding divisions and a championship game in football starting next...
December 14, 2010 - 7:18am
August 6, 2010
Indy to host Big Ten title game in 2011
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- The Big Ten has chosen Lucas Oil Stadium in downtown Indianapolis as the site for the first Big Ten football championship game in 2011. John Dedman, spokesman for the Indiana Sports Corp., said the Big Ten approached Indianapolis to host the event, and there...
August 6, 2010 - 7:13am
July 23, 2010
Huskers' Osborne to be at Big Ten session
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) -- Nebraska isn't waiting until next year to get involved in the Big Ten. Athletic director Tom Osborne will be at the league's preseason meetings in Chicago early next month.
July 23, 2010 - 7:00am
May 20, 2010
All eyes on Big Ten commissioner
CHICAGO (AP) -- For those who think he's holding the future of college sports in his hands, Big Ten commissioner Jim Delany has a message -- get a grip. He's seen this all before. "I've had a lot of experience with expansion outside of the Big Ten," he said. Delany saw schools...
May 20, 2010 - 7:33am
May 13, 2010
Mizzou angling for new home?
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) -- From geographic proximity to its membership in the prestigious Association of American Universities, Missouri in many ways is a natural fit for an expanded Big Ten. Need another reason? Try 13 million -- that's about how many extra dollars Missouri could expect...
May 13, 2010 - 7:34am
May 12, 2010
Big Ten quashes latest expansion rumors
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Big Ten commissioner Jim Delany e-mailed conference officials Tuesday to stamp out a rumor that four schools had already been offered a chance to join the league. Ohio State athletic director Gene Smith confirmed Tuesday that Delany had quashed a report that...
May 12, 2010 - 6:54am