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  1. Upset alert: Minnesota-Illinois

    Adam Rittenberg

    Posted by ESPN.com's Adam Rittenberg If you can be ripped away from the wildly entertaining Oklahoma-Texas clash, check out what's going on in Champaign, Ill., right now. Minnesota is continuing its surprising rise by building a 14-6 third-quarter le...

    Blog | October 11, 2008
  2. Badgers QB race only just beginning

    Adam Rittenberg

    MADISON, Wis. -- Spring practice has provided some answers at quarterback in places like Nebraska, Northwestern, Illinois and Minnesota. Other competitions, while potentially narrowing a bit, remain unresolved as summer approaches. Wisconsin certa...

    Blog | April 09, 2014
  3. Big Ten football bringing in big revenue but no national champion...

    Adam Rittenberg

    The Big Ten is on par with the SEC when it comes to generating revenue, but similar on-field success continues to elude it. Athletic directors around the league admit the Big Ten's considerable wealth can't buy what it wants most: a crystal football.

    Story | Conversation | October 02, 2013
  4. Big Ten to allow unlimited replays at football stadiums

    Adam Rittenberg

    The Big Ten will allow its member schools to show unlimited replays on stadium video boards beginning this season as part of an effort to upgrade the game-day experience.

    Story | Conversation | August 28, 2013
  5. Championship drought weighs heavily on minds of Big Ten coaches, ...

    Adam Rittenberg

    The Big Ten knows the strength of its brand and the viability of its television network can only go so far in dispelling criticism of its performance on a national stage. Simply put, the league needs some hardware in the worst way, and it knows it.

    Story | Conversation | August 13, 2013
  6. Big Ten schools OK realignment, 9-game schedule

    Adam Rittenberg

    The Big Ten on Sunday approved new East and West divisions for the 2014 season as well as a nine-game conference schedule beginning in 2016.

    Story | Conversation | April 28, 2013
  7. Bowl season an opportunity for Big Ten, ACC to end on high note -...

    Adam Rittenberg

    The beauty of bowl season is it provides every league a chance to salvage something. The Big Ten and the ACC are no exceptions. So which league is in most need of a strong postseason showing?

    Story | Conversation | December 14, 2012
  8. Gopher seniors reach bowl goal for Tinsley

    Adam Rittenberg

    The first text message Minnesota linebacker Mike Rallis sent after his team's bowl-clinching win last Saturday at Illinois went to Miss Ronda. She's Ronda Evans, whose son, Gary Tinsley, played linebacker for the Gophers from 2008-2011 and died su...

    Blog | November 14, 2012
  9. Big Ten Tuesday personnel roundup

    Adam Rittenberg

    Some more personnel nuggets from around the league ... Illinois LB Jonathan Brown (shoulder) is out for Saturday's game against Minnesota, coach Tim Beckman confirmed. Brown sustained the injury last Saturday at Ohio State and is "week to week," ...

    Blog | November 06, 2012
  10. Many theories for the Big Ten Conference's poor performance

    Adam Rittenberg

    There's plenty of ammunition for Big Ten critics. But the reasons for the league's poor performance are more difficult to ascertain.

    Story | Conversation | September 26, 2012
  11. Video: One Good Thing

    Adam Rittenberg

    Defensive line play stood out in Week 1 around the Big Ten, both from groups expected to be good (Illinois, Ohio State and Michigan State) and ones that had question marks (Iowa and Minnesota)....

    Blog | September 03, 2012
  12. College football -- Big Ten offenses mix the spread and the tradi...

    Adam Rittenberg

    The spread offense has been successful for some Big Ten teams but not everyone has caught on. Offenses in the coming season range between wide-open and traditional attacks.

    Story | Conversation | August 17, 2012
  13. Big Ten wants selection committee to pick four-team playoff

    Adam Rittenberg

    The Big Ten on Monday outlined its preferences for college football's future postseason model, which include a selection committee with guidelines to help select four playoff participants.

    Story | Conversation | June 04, 2012
  14. Big Ten TV schedule: Week 6

    Adam Rittenberg

    Get your remotes and TiVos ready. Here's the television lineup for the five Big Ten games today: Minnesota (1-4, 0-1 Big Ten) at Purdue (2-2, 0-0), ESPN, noon ET No. 19 Illinois (5-0, 1-0) at Indiana (1-4, 0-1), Big Ten Network, 2:30 p.m. ET...

    Blog | October 08, 2011
  15. Kick times, TV plans set for Oct. 8 games

    Adam Rittenberg

    It took a little longer than normal, but the Big Ten has announced kickoff times and TV plans for its Oct. 8 games. Let's take a look. NOON ET Minnesota at Purdue, ESPN or ESPN2* 2:30 P.M. ET Illinois at Indiana, Big Ten Network 3...

    Blog | September 26, 2011
  16. Big Ten teams not eligible for bowl game can't play in title game...

    Adam Rittenberg

    A Big Ten team unable to play in a postseason bowl game because of league or NCAA sanctions will not be eligible to play in the conference championship game.

    Story | Conversation | August 31, 2011