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  1. Big Ten lunch links

    Adam Rittenberg

    Spring football is all done, and we've wrapped up the session for each team. To the links ... The Big Ten's projected revenues are huge as a new TV contract approaches, Mike Carmin writes. BTN's profit shares are a big reason why. Northweste...

    Blog | April 28, 2014
  2. Gary Andersen of Wisconsin Badgers gets raise in new deal

    Adam Rittenberg

    Wisconsin on Monday approved a new compensation package for Gary Andersen that will pay the coach $300,000 more beginning in 2014.

    Story | Conversation | March 24, 2014
  3. New contract for Maryland's Locksley

    Adam Rittenberg

    Maryland joined the Big Ten largely because of its financial problems and the increased revenues it would bring in from league membership. But to compete in the Big Ten, Maryland had to make investments in its top programs. The school followed thr...

    Blog | March 18, 2014
  4. Big Ten lunch links

    Adam Rittenberg

    Congrats to Penn State students, who raised more than $13 million for pediatric cancer research at the school's annual THON event. Here are the details of Jerry Kill's restructured contract at Minnesota. Kill is excited to get running back Berkle...

    Blog | February 24, 2014
  5. Bill Cubit, Illinois Fighting Illini offensive coordinator, recei...

    Adam Rittenberg

    Illinois has awarded offensive coordinator Bill Cubit a raise and contract extension through the 2015 season, the school announced Wednesday.

    Story | Conversation | December 18, 2013
  6. FAA investigates MSU's use of state planes

    Adam Rittenberg

    It's nothing new for major college coaches to have access to planes for business and personal use. Many of them have provisions in their contract allowing plane privileges. But Michigan State's use of state-owned planes for athletic officials has ...

    Blog | July 01, 2013
  7. Podcast: Big Ten bowl selection process

    Adam Rittenberg

    I joined colleague Ivan Maisel earlier Wednesday on the ESPNU College Football Podcast, where we discussed the Big Ten's tiered system for assigning teams to contract bowls, a step by the conference to take more control of the process and create fres...

    Blog | June 26, 2013
  8. B1G to adopt tiered bowl selection process

    Adam Rittenberg

    The Big Ten's next bowl lineup not only will feature several new games but a new process for assigning teams to their postseason destinations. While most conferences will continue to assign their contract bowls a selection number after all the spo...

    Blog | June 24, 2013
  9. PSU's O'Brien gets big raise, revised deal

    Adam Rittenberg

    Bill O'Brien arrived at Penn State as a somewhat anonymous NFL assistant with no previous head-coaching experience. His initial contract at Penn State reflected these credentials. Seventeen months later, O'Brien is the reigning Big Ten Coach of th...

    Blog | June 20, 2013
  10. Jim Delany's quiet contract extension

    Adam Rittenberg

    The recent talk about the potential retirement of SEC commissioner Mike Slive in 2014 got me thinking about Slive's chief rival, Big Ten commissioner Jim Delany, and his future with the league. Delany, 65, is eight years younger than Slive, who tu...

    Blog | June 11, 2013
  11. Big Ten commissioner Jim Delany has deal through 2018

    Adam Rittenberg

    Big Ten commissioner Jim Delany received a contract extension in 2011 that was never announced publicly, the league confirmed to on Monday.

    Story | Conversation | June 11, 2013
  12. Wisconsin's Alvarez has contract extended

    Adam Rittenberg

    The face of Wisconsin football isn't going anywhere. Wisconsin athletic director Barry Alvarez, who coached the Badgers from 1990-2005, has had his contract extended through 2018, according to a report in the Wisconsin State Journal. The newspaper...

    Blog | April 08, 2013
  13. Michigan extends Greg Mattison's contract

    Adam Rittenberg

    Michigan's feel-good offseason marched on with some good if not surprising news Friday: defensive coordinator Greg Mattison isn't going anywhere any time soon. Mattison and the school have agreed to a three-year contract extension through the 2016...

    Blog | March 15, 2013
  14. MSU cuts ties with assistant Ted Gill

    Adam Rittenberg

    In a somewhat surprising move, Michigan State announced late Friday afternoon that defensive line coach Ted Gill won't return for the 2013 season. Gill's contract runs through March 31 and "will not be renewed," head coach Mark Dantonio said in a ...

    Blog | January 25, 2013
  15. Report: Paterno boosted deal amid scandal

    Adam Rittenberg

    The legacy of Joe Paterno absorbed another blow Saturday as the New York Times reported that the late Penn State coach sweetened his contract at the school amid the Jerry Sandusky sex abuse scandal. The Times' Jo Becker writes that in January 2011...

    Blog | July 14, 2012
  16. B1G ADs talk schedule strength for playoff

    Adam Rittenberg

    CHICAGO -- It has taken some time, but Big Ten nonconference schedules are finally beefing up. Michigan opens the 2012 season against Alabama and Michigan State kicks off against Boise State. The Spartans also have contracts to face Oregon, Alabam...

    Blog | May 15, 2012