Conference play will begin picking up this week, but there will also be some key non-conference match-ups as well. Defending SEC champion Auburn heads to Kansas State for a Thursday night match-up. This could be the Big 12’s last chance to leave a huge impression on the selection committee.
“He just understands the game,” Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly says.
The Big Ten is down — and perhaps out of the College Football Playoff already.
Hey, if you’re winning, you can talk all you want, right?
Losing a senior starter is a big blow for the Illini.
There have been some worthy candidates since the Ducks became recognized as a national power in the sport, but quarterback Marcus Mariota may have the best chance to finally end that Heisman drought in Eugene.
John Groce has Illinois in it to the end so often that he’ll soon land a big fish.
The Illini are a bridesmaid once again.
This is an all-timer of a call from Paul in Toledo into a Michigan radio station.
“We’re an embarrassment,” Northwestern coach Pat Fitzgerald says.
The Huskies’ rise to prominence has been years in the making.
One Northwestern Wildcat reserve pulled double duty this summer. CBS 2’s Megan Mawicke has more on his special mission.
Illinois is 2-0 despite sluggish starts to games.
Unfortunately for the Big Ten, the chance to prove itself on the national stage in 2014 has officially been missed.
The Nittany Lions were halfway through a four-year postseason ban stemming from the Jerry Sandusky scandal.
Drew Hare passed for two touchdowns and ran for another to lead Northern Illinois to a 23-15 win over in-state rival Northwestern on Saturday.
Illinois quarterback Wes Lunt threw for three touchdowns and Taylor Barton returned an interception for a late score to secure a comeback win over Western Kentucky Saturday, 42-34.
Since 1998, NIU has a .610 winning percentage, far better than that of Illinois or Northwestern.
Saturday’s game is the last on the docket between the Wolverines and Irish.
Michigan State-Oregon is must-watch TV, plus 10 Big Ten thoughts and power rankings.