Big 10 Tournament Preview and Predictions

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As mediocre as the Big Ten has looked this season (and a major reason why it looks so mediocre is because expectations were sky-high in October) that big muddled middle mush should make for an exciting conference tournament. There really is very little difference between seeds 4-7.

And the league is indicative of college basketball at large this season. When the brackets are set you’ll see not a big difference between seedings 1-3 in all four regionals. You call it parity now; but it will result in a very exciting tournament later. Both in Indianapolis this week, and around the nation the following week.

By Paul M. Banks [Read more…]

Gophers Upset Michigan State, Set Up Key Clash With Purdue

By Mike Gallagher

Minnesota looked like they were ready to punch their ticket to the Big Ten Semifinals Friday with a 55-48 lead with 3:27 left to play.

But you had to know it wasn’t over. [Read more…]