Rodewald: Illinois' John Groce Begins His Last StandGroce continued his work on the recruiting trail in Peoria, as engaged as ever.
Iowa Wrestler Sammy Brooks Credits Big Ten Title To His MulletRome, as they say, wasn't built in a day. And neither was Sammy Brooks' mullet.
Emma: Lovie Smith Is A Perfect Fit For The Fighting IlliniWhat seemed surprising at first makes so much sense now.
Emma: How Lovie Smith Became Illinois' Head CoachThe path for Smith to Illinois took some odd turns.
Lovie Smith Greeted To Hero's Welcome At IllinoisSmith was warmly received in his first public appearance on campus.
Emma: Illini Returning To Respectability With Lovie Smith StunnerThe Illini are expected to name Smith their next head coach.
Gruen's Big Ten Glance: Is Michigan's Resume Tournament-Worthy?Michigan’s resume seems entirely superficial, Gruen writes.
Bernstein: Illinois AD Search Still 'A Mess'The school's board of trustees are meeting Thursday.
Michigan's Jim Harbaugh Is At It Again, Climbing Tree At Recruit's HouseHarbaugh has proved he will do whatever it takes to recruit.
Gruen: Time To Take Notice Of Michigan State's Mark DantonioDantonio isn't overly flashy, but the results speak for his work.
The Bernstein Brief: Indecision, 'Considerable Turmoil' For IllinoisThe boosters and alums at Illinois can't agree on much.
Emma: Firing Tim Beckman Simply Isn't Enough For Inept IllinoisTim Beckman was fired, but Mike Thomas must take responsibility, too.
Emma: Embattled Tim Beckman Dodges Chance To Clear NameIllinois' head coach made his first public comments since allegations were leveled to his name.
Emma: Illinois AD Mike Thomas, Former Players Speak Out On Simon Cvijanovic AccusationsA former Illini offensive lineman, Cvijanovic has accused coach Tim Beckman of player mistreatment.
Former Illinois Player Simon Cvijanovic Accuses Tim Beckman Of MistreatmentCvijanovic alleges he was pushed to play hurt and didn't get proper medical care.