Questions, answers and Twitter. What could possibly be better on a Tuesday in June? Let's begin ... Virgel from Valdosta, Ga., writes: Adam, do you think that if this season ends the Tim Beckman era at Illinois, they would go after a high-profile coach on the bench right now, like a Mack Brown?
about 78 days ago | Adam Rittenberg | Penn State Nittany Lions
Michigan's defense controlled play throughout the spring game Saturday at Michigan Stadium, echoing a theme throughout most of the league that day. Several Big Ten squads held scrimmages or open practices, and the defenses had the edge in most of them.
about 142 days ago | Adam Rittenberg | Ohio State Buckeyes
We're taking snapshots of each position group with every Big Ten team entering the spring. Up next: the defensive backs. Illinois: The secondary returns mostly intact from 2013, as Illinois returns starters at both cornerback spots (V'Angelo Bentley and Eaton Spence), as well as Zane Petty, who started the final seven games at free safety.
about 174 days ago | Adam Rittenberg | Penn State Nittany Lions
We're starting a new series today looking back on the best games involving Big Ten teams from the 2013 season. It was tough to narrow this list down to just 10, as league teams played several close and intriguing games this year.
about 217 days ago | Brian Bennett | Ohio State Buckeyes
Earlier today, we presented our All-Big Ten team. Now it's time to honor the top freshmen from 2013 with our Big Ten all-freshman team. Here it is: OFFENSE QB: Christian Hackenberg, Penn State (captain) RB: Corey Clement, Wisconsin WR: DeAngelo Yancey, Purdue WR: Jordan Westerkamp, Nebraska* TE: Maxx Williams, Minnesota* TE: Jake Butt, Michigan OL: Dan Voltz, Wisconsin* OL: Ben Lauer, Minnesota* OL: Jack Conklin, Michigan State* OL: Jacob Bailey, Indiana* OL: Kyle Kalis, Michigan* DEFENSE DL: Joey Bosa, Ohio State (captain) DL: Austin Johnson, Penn State* DL: Avery Moss, Nebraska* DL: Willie Henry, Michigan* LB: Michael Rose, Nebraska* LB: Nyeem Wartman, Penn State* LB: T.
about 254 days ago | Brian Bennett and Adam Rittenberg | Penn State Nittany Lions
The All-Big Ten teams and individual awards are out, and the league hands out its four major awards - Offensive Player of the Year, Defensive Player of the Year, Coach of the Year and Freshman of the Year - later Tuesday.
about 267 days ago | Adam Rittenberg and Brian Bennett | Penn State Nittany Lions
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- The Badgers are still trying to keep their hopes for a BCS bowl alive, while the Nittany Lions are trying to finish with a winning season. Penn State is about a three-touchdown underdog, and it would be a small victory just to keep this game close.
about 270 days ago | Josh Moyer | Penn State Nittany Lions
Is it rivalry week already? Indeed it is. Where did this season go? There's no drama in the Big Ten division races as Ohio State and Michigan State have secured spots in the league championship game next week.
about 273 days ago | Adam Rittenberg and Brian Bennett | Penn State Nittany Lions
Who will be taking home some of the major individual Big Ten hardware in a couple of weeks? Glad you asked. Here's how we see the races shaping up right now. Graham-George Offensive Player of the Year See today's roundtable discussion for an in-depth breakdown of the top three candidates: Ameer Abdullah, Braxton Miller and Carlos Hyde.
about 281 days ago | Brian Bennett | Penn State Nittany Lions