Thad Matta

Tim Beckman. (Photo by Kirk Irwin/Getty Images)

Wisch: Picking ‘Naming Rights’ For Big Ten Coaches

To show I’m not just blowing smoke, here are some other suggested sponsors for a few of the Big Ten basketball and football coaches:

670 The Score–10/08/2013

Iona coach Tim Cluess (credit: Chris Chambers/Getty Images)

Iona Takes Aim At Major Upset; Can The Gaels Take Down Mighty Ohio State?

Even though Ohio State hasn’t fared all that well in Dayton since he’s been the head coach — never made it through the opening weekend of the NCAA tournament intact — it’s still the place for his fondest college basketball memory.


Basketball Generic

No. 17 Michigan Beats No. 6 Ohio State 56-51

Michigan coach John Beilein had one of the longest days of his career on Saturday. He couldn’t have asked for a better ending.


Jared Sullinger. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hoge: Big Ten Is Ohio State’s To Lose

The significance of the win cannot be overstated. Ohio State had not won at the Kohl Center since 2000, meaning the Buckeyes had never beat Bo Ryan in Madison.

670 The Score–02/04/2012

Mike Davis

Illini Prep For No. 3 Buckeyes

The Fighting Illini still haven’t secured a spot in the field of 68, and time is starting to become their enemy. A win over the No. 3 ranked Ohio State Buckeyes would definitely give them a boost they desperately need.