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Tuesday's Men's Basketball Results

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Minnesota and Wisconsin overcame first half deficits to post home wins on Tuesday's Big Ten men's basketball slate.

Tuesday, Feb. 25
Minnesota 95, #20/19 Iowa 89 - AP Recap
#14/14 Wisconsin 69, Indiana 58 - AP Recap

Rankings are AP/USA Today Coaches

Tuesday's Men's Basketball Schedule

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The final two weeks of the Big Ten men's basketball season kicks off on Tuesday, with Minnesota hosting Iowa and Wisconsin entertaining Indiana. The Hawkeyes and Hoosiers will be seeking regular season series sweeps.

Tuesday, Feb. 25
#20/19 Iowa at Minnesota, 7 p.m. (BTN)
Indiana at #14/14 Wisconsin, 9 p.m. (ESPN)

All times Eastern
Rankings are AP/USA Today Coaches

Five Teams Ranked in Top 20 of Coaches Poll

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The Associated Press (AP) and USA Today Coaches polls were released on Monday, and the Big Ten was represented with five teams among the top 20 of the coaches' ballot. In the AP poll, Wisconsin was ranked No. 14, followed by No. 16 Michigan, No. 18 Michigan State, No. 20 Iowa and No. 22 Ohio State. In the coaches' ballot, Wisconsin was ranked No. 14, followed by No. 16 Michigan, No. 18 Michigan State, No. 19 Iowa and No. 20 Ohio State. Nebraska collected one vote in the coaches' poll for the second consecutive week.

Sunday's Men's Basketball Results

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Michigan and Nebraska both defended their home court on Sunday's Big Ten men's basketball slate. The Wolverines defeated Michigan State, moving into sole possession of first-place in the conference standings.

Sunday, Feb. 23
#20/20 Michigan 79, #13/14 Michigan State 70
Nebraska 76, Purdue 57

Rankings are AP/USA Today Coaches

Sunday's Men's Basketball Schedule

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Sunday's Big Ten men's basketball slate includes Michigan hosting Michigan State in a first-place showdown, and Nebraska entertaining Purdue at Pinnacle Bank Arena.

Sunday, Feb. 23
#13/14 Michigan State at #20/20 Michigan, Noon (CBS)
Purdue at Nebraska, 4:15 p.m. (BTN)

All times Eastern
Rankings are AP/USA Today Coaches

Saturday's Men's Basketball Results

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Two more road wins highlighted Saturday's Big Ten men's basketball slate, with Wisconsin defeating Iowa and Indiana winning at Northwestern. Ohio State pulled away from Minnesota at Value City Arena.

Saturday, Feb. 22
#16/18 Wisconsin 79, #15/15 Iowa 74 - AP Recap
#24/23 Ohio State 64, Minnesota 46 - AP Recap
Indiana 61, Northwestern 56 - AP Recap

Rankings are AP/USA Today Coaches
ROSEMONT, Ill. - The Big Ten Conference announced that the Iowa at Indiana men's basketball game, originally scheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 18, has been rescheduled for Thursday, Feb. 27. The game will tip at 9 p.m. ET and be broadcast by ESPN.

In addition, the Purdue at Iowa men's basketball contest originally scheduled for Saturday, March 1, will move to Sunday, March 2 at 2 p.m. ET, and air on BTN. The Ohio State at Minnesota women's basketball game on March 2 will now appear on the Big Ten Digital Network (BTDN) beginning at 2 p.m. ET.  

Thursday's Men's Basketball Results

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Nebraska and Michigan State both topped the 80-point plateau in posting victories over Penn State and Purdue, respectively, on Thursday's Big Ten men's basketball slate. The Spartans pulled a half game ahead of Michigan atop the Big Ten standings.

Thursday, Feb. 20

Nebraska 80, Penn State 67 - AP Recap
#13/14 Michigan State 94, Purdue 79 - AP Recap

Rankings are AP/USA Today Coaches
Northwestern's Drew Crawford and Ohio State's Aaron Craft were named first-team Capital One Academic All-Americans, as announced by CoSIDA on Thursday. In addition, Craft became just the third student-athlete to repeat as Division I men's basketball Academic All-America of the Year.

A three-time Academic All-Big Ten honoree, Crawford graduated from Northwestern University in spring 2013 with a 3.31 grade-point average (GPA) and a degree in economics. With one more season of eligibility available, Crawford remained at NU under first-year head coach Chris Collins and enrolled in the School of Continuing Studies to obtain a master's degree in sports administration.

Craft was named the 2013 Capital One Academic All-America of the Year and was a first-team Academic All-American in 2012 and 2013. He becomes the fourth Big Ten student-athlete to earn first team honors three times.

The four three-time Academic All-Americans representing the Big Ten are Craft (2012-13-14), Michigan's Steve Grote (1975-76-77), Northwestern's Shon Morris (1986-87-88) and Michigan State's Chris Hill (2004-05-06).

Thursday's Men's Basketball Schedule

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The ESPN family of networks will air a pair of Big Ten men's basketball games on Thursday, with Nebraska hosting Penn State on ESPNU, and Purdue entertaining #14/14 Michigan State in a contest that will appear on ESPN. Both games will tip at 7 p.m. ET.

Thursday, Feb. 20
Penn State at Nebraska, 7 p.m. (ESPNU)
#13/14 Michigan State at Purdue, 7 p.m. (ESPN)

All times Eastern
Rankings are AP/USA Today Coaches

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