Keidel: Ides (And Idols) Of MarchMarch Madness is a lifeline in an otherwise barren winter sports calendar, an essential bridge between football and baseball
Baffoe: My Terrible Bracket Will Help You Win Your Office PoolLet these picks "un-guide" you in your quest to win your NCAA Tournament.
Five Things: Life On The Bubble And Selection SundayA great weekend of hoops culminated in Sunday's selection show. With the field set, the real madness can begin.
Emma: Spartans Find Inspiration In 8-Year-Old LaceyYoung cancer survivor Lacey Holsworth and the Spartans have a special bond.
Emma: Iowa No Longer In Control Of Its Own Destiny"There's no magic formula," Iowa coach Fran McCaffery says.
Emma's Big Ten Tournament Primer: Best And Worst Case ScenariosThere's no salvation waiting for Purdue, but hope resides for Minnesota, Illinois and Indiana.
Watch: Iowa's McCabe Slams MSU's Trice Down With Wrestling MovePretty sure this isn't allowed in basketball, folks.
Report Alleges Former Penn State Assistant McQueary Had Gambling Problems, Told Players He Was Abused HimselfNew information and background on Mike McQueary is brought to light.
Emma's Big Ten Power Rankings: Conference's Bubble Grows LargerSomewhat miraculously, Illinois and Indiana have climbed into NCAA Tournament contention.
Illinois Beats No. 18 Michigan State 53-46Tracy Abrams scored 12 points, leading Illinois to a 53-46 win over No. 18 Michigan State on Saturday.
Wisch: Until They Don't, Illini Still Control Tourney DestinyIt's crazy to think about, but a late-season hot streak could still put Illinois in the Big Dance.
Emma: Michigan Shows Resiliency In Another Special SeasonDespite losing star big man Mitch McGary, the Wolverines have climbed to the top of the Big Ten.
Elite Chicago Recruit Charles Matthews Chooses Kentucky Over Illinois, OthersMatthews surprised some with the
Rising Star: Michigan State Guard Gary HarrisThe Big Ten’s Freshman of the Year last season is averaging 17.9 points per game (second in the conference), 4.3 rebounds, 2.8 assists, and two steals for the 22-6 Spartans.
Emma's Big Ten Power Rankings: In Nebraska’s Capital City, A Basketball Program Is Reborn