There is dominance at the top, drama in the middle and desperation at the bottom as the Big Ten tournament gets underway.
From hoops stars in the Winter Olympics to conference rankings to a seed report, The Minutes clocks it all.
Pat Forde loves the first 1,195 pages of the "ESPN College Basketball Encyclopedia." But when it comes to Jeff Sagarin's all-time rankings, well ... let the debate begin.
When you're the Hawkeyes this time of year, you watch your scoreboard and everyone else's, too.
For seven star-kissed weeks, being No. 1 was a lark for Illinois. Not any more.