Penn State Battles Over Michigan State 66-62

“Give me the ball coach,” is what Talor Battle, the Big 10′s leading scorer, told Penn State head coach Ed DeChellis in a timeout with 38 seconds to go. Penn State had possession of the ball and a 63-62 lead […]

Jordan Taylor Takes Over 2nd Half as Badgers Beat Michigan

Wisconsin’s Jordan Taylor is stating his case for All-American honors. The steady, sturdy and consistent guard for the Badgers took over the game in the second half as Wisconsin overcame a halftime deficit in a hurry with a flurry of […]

Purdue Tops Penn State For Another Big 10 Road Victory

The Purdue Boilermakers set a school record as they won their eighth straight Big 10 road game by knocking off Penn State 83-68. The tenth ranked Boilermakers are sneaking right under the radar and improved their record  to 14-1 and […]

Minnesota Guard Devoe Joseph Leaves Gophers to Transfer

The rocky relationship between Gophers basketball coach Tuby Smith and junior guard Devoe Joseph has come to an end. Joseph is transferring from Minnesota and has left the team and moved home from the school as well. Smith had suspended […]

Wisconsin Opens Big 10 Play With 68-60 Victory Over Minnesota

Wisconsin guard Jordan Taylor scored 22 points and dished out 7 assists to lead the Badgers to a 68-60 Big 10 conference opening victory over Minnesota. After the game Taylor passed the credit for the win to teammate Jon Leuer’s […]

Top 10 Big 10 Freshmen Ready for Hoops Conference Play

Big 10 basketball play gets underway this week and the conference is loaded with a number of freshmen making major contributions and pushing for playing time. The Big 10 Rant Top 10 Freshmen should have a significant impact on the […]

Texas Snaps Spartans Home Court Winning Streak

It’s supposed to be hard to go to East Lansing and play No. 12 Michigan State at the Breslin Center. Michigan State hadn’t lost there to a non-conference team since December of 2003. Texas made it look easy as the […]

Five Big 10 Point Guards Up for Naismith Bob Cousy Award

Five Big 10 point guards have been nominated for the Bob Cousy Award that recognizes the best point guard in the nation and is presented by the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. The award is named after Bob Cousy, […]

Two Spartans Join the Michigan State Chain Gang

Michigan State basketball player Korie Lucious and football player Dion Sims, were convicted in separate proceedings on Monday, and joined the “chain gang” list of Spartan athletes sentenced in the last year. Who says it doesn’t pay to be a […]

Tom Izzo’s Suspension is an NCAA Braintrust Brain-Lock

Tom Izzo has led his Michigan State Spartans to the Final Four two years in a row and six Final Fours in 15 years. Izzo is widely considered as one of the best and cleanest college coaches in the country. […]

Illinois Adds Devin Langford to 2011 Basketball Recruiting Class

Devin Langford, a 6-6 lanky guard from Huntsville, Alabama announced at a press conference today his intention to sign a national letter of intent to play basketball at Illinois next year. Illinois’ incoming recruiting class for next season was already […]