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2018 Schedule
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14hDan Murphy

Big Ten to move to 20-game conference slate

In an effort to create more excitement for fans, the Big Ten officially decided it will move from an 18-game conference slate in men's basketball to a 20-game schedule next season.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Four-star 2018 point guard Rasir Bolton just committed to Penn State, per coach Ty White.

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Texas A&M-OU, Pitt-PSU in Legends Classic

Texas A&M and Oklahoma State renew a rivalry that has not been played since 2011-12 and Pittsburgh will meet Penn State in the semifinals of the 11th annual Legends Classic at Barclays Center.

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College basketball isn't that far off. And to get you set for the season -- as well as for holiday viewing plans -- ESPN unveiled the brackets for six holiday tournaments. The Legends Classic will take place on Nov. 20-21.

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Duke, MSU feature in Big Ten/ACC Challenge

Michigan State vs. Notre Dame and Duke at Indiana are among the high-profile matchups in this year's Big Ten/ACC Challenge.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

List for Sacred Heart transfer Quincy McKnight: Miami, Wichita State, Monmouth, Penn State, Western Kentucky, Seton Hall, Creighton. 18.0 PPG.

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Bridges slams home reverse dunk (0:19)
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Bridges slams off feed from Nairn Jr. (0:16)
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Penn State favored in Big Ten tourney opener

Penn State and Nebraska kick off the first round of the Big Ten tournament Wednesday afternoon. ESPN's BPI is leaning toward the Nittany Lions in the matchup. Preview

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Missouri and LSU were the high-majors guaranteed to open. But that's it. A lot of jobs left that can go either way: Nebraska, Clemson, Kansas State, Illinois, potentially Boston College. Penn State, Georgia and Washington appear to be safe for another year. And then there's Indiana. The biggest potential domino.

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2017 Big Ten basketball tournament: Bracket and schedule

The Big Ten tournament at Verizon Center in Washington D.C. will begin Wednesday and conclude on Sunday. Check out the conference tournament bracket, and come back for updates as title games from each conference go final.

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Myron Medcalf ESPN Staff Writer 

And Purdue ... survives. Every Big Ten coach has a Bryce Jordan Center horror story. Weird things happen in that building.

Myron Medcalf ESPN Staff Writer 

Caleb Swanigan has to kick that back out when he sees the double.

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Wildcats' win last week's top upset

Northwestern came off a two-game losing skid to upset then-No. 7 Wisconsin on Sunday in a matchup that ESPN BPI gave it just a 15.1 percent chance to win. Virginia Tech's upset of UVA was a close second.

Team Stats

Points Per Game71.7211th
Rebounds Per Game35.4198th
Assists Per Game13.7156th
Points Allowed72.7192nd

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Tournament History

Final Fours1
Tournament Record9-11
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances9