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Michigan coach John Beilein. (Getty Images)

Emma’s Big Ten Tournament Primer: Best And Worst Case Scenarios

There’s no salvation waiting for Purdue, but hope resides for Minnesota, Illinois and Indiana.

CBS Chicago–03/10/2014

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Penn State Smothers Northwestern 59-32

D.J. Newbill scored 12 points and Penn State’s zone defense stifled Northwestern in the Nittany Lions’ 59-32 Big Ten win Thursday.

03/06/2014

Former Penn State football assistant Mike McQueary in 2012. (Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Report Alleges Former Penn State Assistant McQueary Had Gambling Problems, Told Players He Was Abused Himself

New information and background on Mike McQueary is brought to light.

CBS Chicago–03/04/2014

John Groce. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Emma’s Big Ten Power Rankings: Conference’s Bubble Grows Larger

Somewhat miraculously, Illinois and Indiana have climbed into NCAA Tournament contention.

CBS Chicago–03/03/2014

Sam Thompson. (Robin Young/Getty Images)

Watch: Is This College Basketball’s Block Of The Year?

Sam Thompson, Tim Frazier and when a runner ends up 40 feet in the opposite direction.

CBS Chicago–02/28/2014

Richie Incognito. (Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Please, Don’t Forget Last Week

Don’t let what’s uncomfortable simply be a disposable thought. Think about what’s important.

CBS Chicago–02/17/2014

RIchard Pitino. (Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Emma: Pitino Brings Smart, Hard-Nosed Style To Minnesota

It’s taken a physical, black-and-blue effort for the Gophers to stay in the NCAA Tournament hunt.

CBS Chicago–02/17/2014

John Groce. (Getty Images)

Nunn’s 2nd Half Lifts Illinois Past Penn St. 60-55

Kendrick Nunn scored 11 of his 19 points in the second half and Illinois halted its eight-game losing streak with a 60-55 victory over Penn State on Sunday.

02/09/2014

Urban Meyer. (Getty Images)

Emma’s Big Ten Signing Day Rewind: Urban Meyer At It Again

Our expert breaks down who the winners and losers were in the Big Ten on National Signing Day.

CBS Chicago–02/05/2014

Kain Colter. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Baffoe: The Good, The Bad And The Ugly Of National Signing Day

The opportunity provided by a scholarship is great, but the objectification of kids isn’t.

CBS Chicago–02/05/2014

Michigan coach John Beilein. (Getty Images)

Emma’s Big Ten Power Rankings: A Conference In Flux

Northwestern’s stealing the Big Ten headlines as others falter.

CBS Chicago–02/03/2014

James Franklin. (Credit: Frederick Breedon, Getty)

Franklin Announced As Next Coach At Penn State

Penn State has hired James Franklin as its next head coach.

01/11/2014

A general view of the Pennsylvania State Nittany Lions tall flag squad. (Credit: Rick Stewart  /Allsport)

‘Major Announcement’ Expected About Penn St. Coach

Penn State’s search for a new football coach might be over.

670 The Score–01/10/2014

Mike Shaw. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Illinois Pounds Penn State 75-55

Rayvonte Rice scored 15 points to lead four Illinois players in double figures as the Illini defeated Penn State 75-55 on Saturday.

01/04/2014

Bill O'Brien. (Credit: Scott Halleran, Getty images)

Bernstein: Escape From Crazytown

He got out safely, and he’s not looking back. As if anyone would want to.

670 The Score–01/04/2014

A general view of the Pennsylvania State Nittany Lions tall flag squad. (Credit: Rick Stewart  /Allsport)

Judge Opts Against Testimony In Penn State Case

A judge on Tuesday directed prosecutors and lawyers for three former Penn State administrators to make their cases in writing as he weighs claims that the defendants’ legal rights were so badly violated that charges they covered up child sex-abuse allegations should be thrown out.

12/17/2013

A silhouette of a college football team. (Photo by Donald Miralle/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Football Horror Story Deserves Attention

A college football player is dead, and not because of an accident.

670 The Score–11/13/2013

Nathan Scheelhaase. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Illinois Falls To Penn State 24-17 In Overtime

Christian Hackenberg hit Kyle Carter with a 15-yard touchdown pass in overtime and Ryan Keiser sealed the win with an end zone interception, lifting Penn State over Illinois 24-17 on Saturday.

11/02/2013

Jerry Sandusky. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Penn State To Pay $59.7 Million To 26 Sandusky Victims

Penn State said Monday it is paying $59.7 million to 26 young men over claims of child sexual abuse at the hands of former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky.

670 The Score–10/28/2013

Robbie Gould.  (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Ten Foot Mailbag: Robbie Gould’s Leg And Rick Reilly’s Foot (In Mouth)

Thursday night Robbie Gould tied the NFL record held by Minnesota Viking Blair Walsh for most consecutive makes from 50+.

670 The Score–10/11/2013

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