Davis, Hammons Rally Purdue Past Illinois, 63-58Rapheal Davis scored 18 points, and A.J. Hammons had 16 points and 10 rebounds.
Illinois Survives Slow Start, Holds Off Boilermakers, 66-57Illinois survived a cold start and got double-figure scoring from four players Wednesday to hold off Purdue, 66-57.
Connaughton, No. 21 Notre Dame Beat Purdue 94-63Notre Dame was already well on its way to routing Purdue when Demetrius Jackson really revved up the Irish fans.
Northwestern Beats Purdue, 38-14Northwestern linebacker Jimmy Hall set up 14 points with an interception and a fumble recovery.
Emma: The Curious Case Of A.J. HammonsPurdue center A.J. Hammons can't hide from the spotlight, much as he might like to.
Emma: 5 Preseason Big Ten Basketball StorylinesBig Ten basketball media day is upon us, and the season's just around the corner.
Wisch: It's Time To Let Tim Beckman Go Illinois is just 1-17 in Big Ten play under Beckman's direction.
Wisch: In Big Ten, Beckman Should Be Held To Higher StandardTim Beckman's boss made it clear upon his hiring that Big Ten success was the goal.
No. 11 Notre Dame Holds Off Purdue For 30-14 WinPurdue coach Darrell Hazell found out how well his team can play Saturday night.
Emma's End-Around: Oh, What A NightMichigan State-Oregon is must-watch TV, plus 10 Big Ten thoughts and power rankings.
Wisch: With Attendance, Illini Losing The Numbers GameIllinois' football attendance has been dwindling for five straight seasons.
Wisch: It Should Be 'Bowl Or Bust' For Beckman In 2014No Illini coach has started with three straight losing seasons since 1977-'79.