Originally written on Inside the Hall  |  Last updated 10/15/14
What a week in the Big Ten. Scratch that, what a weekend in the Big Ten. Ben Brust beats Michigan on Saturday,  Indiana goes on the road and gets a big win at Ohio State, and Illinois finishes a strong week with a win at Minnesota on Sunday. You never know what to expect on any given night. I guess that’s why they call it the best conference in college basketball.  12. Penn State (8-15, 0-11) (LAST WEEK: 12) … It seems unlikely the Nittany Lions will ever move out of the conference’s bottom spot. Their last two games were against two of the more beatable teams in the Big Ten — Purdue and Nebraska — and they lost both of them. Now, Penn State plays Michigan twice in the next four games. 11. Nebraska (12-12, 3-8) (LAST WEEK: 11) … Two of Nebraska’s three conference wins have come against Penn State. The third came at home against Northwestern. The Cornhuskers have played some teams tougher of late — they lost to Ohio State by just seven this week — but they have yet to beat a quality ...
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