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The Race for Big Eight football title clears up

La Follette knocked out of first place in big upset

Middleton and Janesville Craig remain tied for first in the Big Eight football standings following a round of games played Thursday night in southern Wisconsin.

Penn State upsets No. 4 Michigan 84-78

Nittany Lions win first Big Ten game this year

Jermaine Marshall scored 25 points and Penn State upset No. 4 Michigan 84-78 on Wednesday night for its first Big Ten win of the season.

Thomas scores 19, No. 18 OSU rolls, 71-45

Both teams had lost 3 of their last 4

Deshaun Thomas overcame a slow start to score 19 points and No. 18 Ohio State used a 16-0 second-half run to beat Minnesota 71-45 on Wednesday night.

Marble scores 22, Iowa holds off Penn State 74-72

Nittany Lions remain winless in conference

Devyn Marble scored 22 points and Melsahn Basabe blocked a potential game-tying layup with 21 seconds left to help Iowa hold off Penn State 74-72 on Thursday night.

Thomas scores 22, Ohio State escapes upset, 69-59

Ohio State tied for third in Big Ten with Wisconsin

Deshaun Thomas scored 22 points and No. 13 Ohio State used a late 12-0 run to beat Northwestern 69-59 Thursday night, the Buckeyes' 32nd consecutive home win against the Wildcats.

No. 1 Indiana holds off Nebraska 76-47

Hoosiers regained share of league lead with victory

Cody Zeller scored 16 points and Christian Watford finished with 13 points and 11 rebounds to help No. 1 Indiana pull away from Nebraska 76-47 on Wednesday night.

Big Ten discusses beefing up football schedules

Schedules may include more conference games in the future

Wisconsin athletic director Barry Alvarez says the Big Ten has made an agreement to stop scheduling games against Football Championship Subdivision teams in the future.

No. 8 Michigan State routs No. 4 Michigan 75-52

Win helps Spartans take first place in Big Ten

Gary Harris scored 17 points and Derrick Nix had 14 to help No. 8 Michigan State rout No. 4 Michigan 75-52 on Tuesday night, the rivalry's first matchup of top 10 teams.

Big 10 ADs, coaches worry about easing recruit rules

Proposal discussed during regulary scheduled meeting

Big Ten athletic directors and football coaches say they have reservations about loosened NCAA recruiting rules that would allow unlimited contact between recruiters and high school players.

Miami beats No. 13 Michigan State 67-59

Spartans lose for first time since opener against UConn

Senior Trey McKinney Jones scored a career-high 18 points and the Miami Hurricanes beat No. 13 Michigan State 67-59 on Wednesday night.

Miami beats No. 13 Michigan State 67-59

Spartans lose for first time since opener against UConn

Senior Trey McKinney Jones scored a career-high 18 points and the Miami Hurricanes beat No. 13 Michigan State 67-59 on Wednesday night.

Wisconsin stumbles into Big Ten championship game

Badgers currently third in Leaders Division

Currently third in the Leaders Division, the Wisconsin Badgers basically been gifted a shot at playing for the Rose Bowl because Ohio State and Penn State, the two teams ahead of them, are ineligible for the postseason because of NCAA violations.

Wisconsin stumbles into Big Ten championship game

Badgers currently third in Leaders Division

Currently third in the Leaders Division, the Wisconsin Badgers basically been gifted a shot at playing for the Rose Bowl because Ohio State and Penn State, the two teams ahead of them, are ineligible for the postseason because of NCAA violations.

Penn State women appear built to last in Big Ten

Three Big Ten teams ranked in top 25

Penn State guards Alex Bentley and Maggie Lucas carried the Nittany Lions to their first Big Ten championship since 2004, and conference coaches have picked them to repeat.

Penn State women appear built to last in Big Ten

Three Big Ten teams ranked in top 25

Penn State guards Alex Bentley and Maggie Lucas carried the Nittany Lions to their first Big Ten championship since 2004, and conference coaches have picked them to repeat.

UW men's b-ball team ranked No. 23 in AP poll

Indiana is preseason No. 1

The Wisconsin Badgers men's basketball team starts their season in the AP Top 25, but this year they're looking up at a lot of their fellow members in the Big Ten.

UW men's b-ball team ranked No. 23 in AP poll

Indiana is preseason No. 1

The Wisconsin Badgers men's basketball team starts their season in the AP Top 25, but this year they're looking up at a lot of their fellow members in the Big Ten.