Published August 15, 2018 Rosemont, Il – Defending NCAA and co-Big Ten champion Nebraska was chosen as the conference favorite for the 2018 volleyball season as voted on by the Big Ten coaches, it was announced on Tuesday. The Huskers begin their 2018 campaign ranked No. 2 by the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA). After claiming...
Published August 8, 2018 University Park, PA – The Big Ten Conference and the Penn State women’s gymnastics program have announced that the historic Recreation Building (Rec Hall) on the University Park campus will host the 2019 Big Ten Women’s Gymnastics Championships on Saturday, March 23. This marks the fifth time Penn State has hosted the...
Published August 1, 2018 Rosemont, Il – The Big Ten Conference will be featured prominently on the airwaves during the 2018 fall season, with at least 81 games across four sports scheduled to be televised by the conference’s television partners on the Big Ten Network and FS1. Additional games could be selected for broadcast by another...
Published July 23, 2018 Rosemont, IL – The Big Ten Conference announced its 2018 football preseason honors on Monday in conjunction with the start of Big Ten Media Days at the Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile. A media panel selected the 10-member preseason list, with five representatives each from the East and West Divisions. Ohio State (more…)
Published July 16, 2018 Rosemont, IL – The Big Ten Conference announced today the 42 students scheduled to attend the 2018 Big Ten Football Media Days and Kickoff Luncheon, held Monday and Tuesday, July 23 and 24, at the Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile in Chicago. The list of students scheduled to attend features 31 returning (more…)
Published June 28, 2018 Columbus, OH – Kyle Snyder has earned Big Ten Jesse Owens Male Athlete of the Year distinction for the second time in as many seasons, bringing home the 2018 honor announced by the conference office Thursday (June 28). He becomes the first two-time male recipient in conference history and combined with Buckeye (more…)
Published June 13, 2018 University Park, PA – Seniors Zain Retherford (Benton, Pa.) and Haleigh Washington (Colorado Springs, Colo.) have been selected as Penn State’s recipients for the prestigious Big Ten Medal of Honor for 2017-18. The Big Ten, the nation’s oldest collegiate conference, commemorates the 104th anniversary of a very unique tradition – the Big (more…)
Published June 1, 2018 GREENSBORO, N.C. (theACC.com) – Two potential Top-25 matchups highlight the schedule for the 20th annual ACC/Big Ten Challenge, which is set to be played over three days from Nov. 26-28. Preseason No. 8 North Carolina at No. 17 Michigan and No. 18 Florida State’s home contest against No. 25 Purdue are (more…)
Published May 22, 2018 ROSEMONT, Ill. – The conference office announced the bracket for the 2018 Big Ten Baseball Tournament, held May 23-27 at TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha, Neb. The eight-team, double-elimination tournament begins Wednesday, May 23, with first-round games and continues through Sunday’s championship game on May 27. The tournament champion will earn (more…)
Published May 17, 2018 PITTSBURGH, Pa.—One of college football’s most historic rivalries will be showcased in primetime when Pitt and Penn State clash at Heinz Field this September 8 in front of a national ABC television audience at 8 p.m. This will be the first night kickoff for a Pitt-Penn State game in 31 years. (more…)