Big Ten Conference Archive

Big Ten postpones fall sports season

Just days after announcing the football schedule for the conference and safety protocols, the Big Ten announced Tuesday that is has postponed the fall sports. Here’s the full statement from the conference: ROSEMONT, Ill. – The Big Ten Conference announced ...

Big Ten issues statement on fall sports

Just days after releasing the football schedule and medical protocols for all sports, the Big Ten issued a statement Saturday that cast major doubt on the status of the fall sports season. Here’s the full release issued by the conference: ...

Big Ten suspends all organized team activities through June 1

The Big Ten announced today that all team activities for its member institutions will be suspended through June 1 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Previously, the conference had suspended all team activities through May 4, so today’s announcement acts as ...

Big Ten informs NCAA of recommended reforms; IU announces quantification of scholarships

The Big Ten Conference announced on Wednesday afternoon it has informed the NCAA of several reformations to student-athlete benefits it wishes to enact, similar to those in the IU Student-Athlete Bill of Rights released in July. The conference has proposed ...

Big Ten leaders support four-year, full cost of attendance scholarships

While keeping steadfast in their stance that college athletes should not be paid to play, the Big Ten presidents and chancellors issued a statement on Thursday voicing support to work “within the NCAA to provide greater academic security and success for ...

Big Ten Conference unveils new logo

… And in doing so, also sent out a lengthy press release that detailed the new football divisions and the following on the new look for the conference logo: The new Big Ten logo was developed by Michael Bierut and ...

Report: Big Ten to announce six-team divisions

You knew it was coming, but now, the details have apparently been leaked. According to this report on ESPN.com, the Big Ten will announce two six-team divisions on Wednesday. The details: Multiple sources told ESPN.com that the two divisions in ...