Buckeyes unveil new hockey uniforms

In the sporting world there is nothing more anticipated these days than a good new or alternate uniform unveiling and the Ohio State Buckeyes hockey program provided one of those moments, unveiling their new look alternate uniforms for the inaugural Big Ten hockey season.  Here are the uniforms:  Of course, those uninformed or simply not […]

Predicting the 2013 Michigan State football schedule

That's right, I… your fearless editor am back at it again with the third and final installment of Predicting the Schedule for this Wednesday. So before we go further, let us link you to all my previous prognostications….  Northwestern Iowa Penn State Illinois Now back to the business at hand as we switch it back […]

Predicting the 2013 Illinois football schedule

Back at it again… you know the drill by now. After giving you two straight days of the Legends division it's time to cap off a double dose of the Leaders division today as I tackle my thoughts on just how year two of the Tim Beckman era is going to go.  Don't forget to […]

Michigan Wide Receiver Darboh out for season

Well, this isn't the kind of news that will warm the hearts and minds of the Maize 'N Blue fanbase. Reports are indicating expected major contributor and former star recruit, Amara Darboh is out for the season with a foot injury.  Big loss for

Predicting the 2013 Penn State football schedule

It's the third team in my personal run through each of the schedules in the Big Ten for 2013. So far we've tackled Northwestern and Iowa. Today of course, we introduce our first Leaders division team and it's one of the most talked about teams over the past two years.  However, the question is… What […]

Predicting the 2013 Iowa football schedule

If you've been following along here at TheB1GTime all summer long, I've been hinting at my thoughts about two teams being far worse than people think and today it's one of those teams in specific as I look at the Iowa Hawkeyes.  Some people have the Hawkeyes as a team that can make a rebound […]

Badger fans, AD not crying over Bielema leaving

Bret Bielema…. The name conjures up many emotions across Big Ten country and most of them aren't positive – even amongst those in the Wisconsin fanbase. No, it's not sour grapes either, as most will tell you he wasn't exactly a well-liked figure in the UW community. Interesting considering Bielema did something no coach outside […]

QB battles still raging on in Big Ten

Over the course of this summer we've highlighted more actual quarterback battles inside the Big Ten than I can ever remember happening in one offseason. So, as we head for the home stretch in camp it's time to re-visit those battles and see where they all stand.  Have any been settled? Are there any surprise […]

Editor Picks: Predicting Northwestern’s 2013 schedule

Throughout the summer we've gone through all but one team (it's Nebraska week here at TheB1GTime – so pass that along) and we've given you a breakdown of each teams' schedule. However, we haven't put fingers to keys and told you exactly how one of us or any of us actually sees the schedule playing […]

Purdue names Henry starting QB

One things is for sure, there is no shortage of offseason quarterback battles across the Big Ten heading into 2013. However, one battle is officially over as Purdue head coach Darrell Hazell publicly named Rob Henry his starting quarterback.  It's redemption for Henry, who was supposed to be the starter in 2011, but went down […]

Ohio State Football Preview: Schedule Breakdown

12-0 – perfection. It's what every team dreams about and few accomplish. However, it's also the record hanging above the 2013 Ohio State season. No matter what happens this year, fans and pundits alike are going to inevitably compare this season to last.  However, if you know us here at TheB1GTime then you know that […]

Countdown to Kickoff: Ohio State edition

It's Thursday of Ohio State week here at TheB1GTime and that means it's time for us to put down the pens, step away fro the keyboards and talk some football.  Joining us today to talk all things Buckeyes is good friend and frequent B1GTime podcast guest Joe Dexter of You can follow Joe on […]

Official Times/Networks announced for annual Big Ten/ACC Challenge

It's officially official now. All things are set in stone for the upcoming Big Ten/ACC Challenge as the conferences, along with ESPN, announced the times and networks of all the matchups in the event. Earlier this year when the powers that be announced the teams competing in the annual Big Ten/ACC Challenge we gave you […]

First Big Ten basketball game of 2013-14 announced

Thanks to ESPN for once… Why? Well, because they gave us the first glimpse of a Big Ten basketball game for the 2013-14 season as they announced they'll be bringing their college basktball version of College GameDay to East Lansing for the Jan. 25th clash between Michigan State and in-state rival Michigan.  It was part […]

Big Ten basketball tops the nation once again

It's no secret around Big Ten country – college basketball has become king as of late. Sure, most of the attention is given to the football side of things, but in terms of actual national prominence and fan attendance the sport of basketball has become king. That happened again in the 2012-13 season as the […]