Many media members who cover the Big Ten believe the University of Wisconsin football team has closed the gap on Ohio State as the conference's best.
Conferences will again be allowed to use 3-on-3 play and/or shootouts for the purpose of awarding extra standings points if neither team scores in a five-minute, 5-on-5 session, but only in league games.
Annie Pankowski, who missed the 2017-18 season while chasing a spot on the U.S. Olympic team, will join Sophia Shaver as Badgers captains for the 2018-19 season.
Wisconsin is 4-9 to win the Big Ten West, while Iowa is 10-1 but appears to have the softer schedule of the two teams.
ROCHESTER, Mich. (AP) — Jordan Nobles is joining Oakland's basketball team as a graduate transfer.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — North Carolina, UCLA, Michigan State and Texas will play in an early season basketball tournament in Las Vegas.
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Considered a recent "hot-seat" candidate, Clemson's Brad Brownell has the chance to become the longest-serving men's basketball coach in Tiger history.
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Duke's basketball team will be the subject of an all-access show.
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Michigan coach John Beilein has agreed to a contract extension through the 2022-23 season.
STORRS, Conn. (AP) — UConn says forward Mamadou Diarra has undergone successful surgery to repair a torn meniscus in his left knee.
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Syracuse women's basketball coach Quentin Hillsman has agreed to a contract extension through 2024.
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — A former Western Michigan University basketball player has been sentenced for his role in a robbery that led to the fatal shooting of another student.
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The new athletic director at Michigan State faces issues beyond just trying to win games and compete for championships.
FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Bob Bowlsby never bought into the negative perceptions some have about the Big 12, and these days the commissioner has plenty of reasons to feel bullish about his league.
Michigan State is set to hire Bill Beekman as athletic director, a person with knowledge of the decision said Saturday. Beekman has been the interim head of the troubled athletic department since early February.
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Wake Forest says former basketball all-American and NBA All-Star Len Chappell has died.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Duke athletic director Kevin White will serve as the chairman of the NCAA Tournament selection committee in 2020.
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Several players left Wake Forest early this offseason. Jaylen Hoard came aboard.
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Michigan women's basketball coach Kim Barnes Arico has agreed to a contract extension through the 2022-23 season.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina State finally owns the Top 25 national status that athletics director Debbie Yow has sought during her eight-year tenure.
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Brady Manek's strong freshman season was largely overlooked while the college basketball world was enamored with his Oklahoma teammate Trae Young.
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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A group of former Louisville men's basketball players have filed a lawsuit against the NCAA over the organization's vacation of the Cardinals' 2013 national championship and 2012 Final Four.