Northwestern football coach Pat Fitzgerald sided with his university against the formation of a players union in his first public comments Saturday, repeating what he already told his team: I believe its in their best interests to vote no. Fitzgerald addressed the issue for the first time with his squad Wednesday, a week after Peter Ohr, regional director for the National Labor
April 6, 2014 - Big Ten
NEW YORK – Shabazz Napier scored 17 of his 25 points in the second half, and UConn beat Michigan State 60-54 to return to the Final Four a year after the Huskies were barred from the NCAA tournament.
March 30, 2014 - Colleges
Ben Brust and his Wisconsin teammates got oodles of open shots while they sliced and diced Baylors vaunted zone defense. When the Bears had the ball, 7-foot Frank Kaminsky always seemed to be right in their way.
March 28, 2014 - Big Ten
- Labor board says college athletes can form union
In a stunning ruling that could revolutionize a college sports industry worth billions of dollars and have dramatic repercussions at schools from coast to coast, a federal agency said Wednesday that football players at Northwestern University can create the nations first union of college athletes.March 27, 2014 - Big Ten
- Spartans home in Indianapolis
Tom Izzo likes this postseason look. No. 22 Michigan State is getting hot and healthy just in time for the start of the NCAA tournament.March 17, 2014 - Big Ten
- Big Ten teams in NCAA tournament
A look at Big Ten teams in the NCAA tournament:Big Ten tournament champion Michigan State opens against Delaware on Thursday in the East Region at Spokane, Wash.March 17, 2014 - Big Ten