Big Ten : In the Crosshairs

Iowa Defeats Mississippi State in the Outback Bowl

Iowa Defeats Mississippi State in the Outback Bowl

Ken Cross

January 02 But, the Bulldogs didn’t allow those two variables to play out to their benefit due to an afternoon of mistakes and faulty execution in a 27-22 loss to the Hawkeyes in Tampa’s Raymond James Stadium. FULL STORY

Michigan St. holds off Florida behind Langford, Ahrens

Michigan St. holds off Florida behind Langford, Ahrens

Ken Cross

December 08 The Florida Gators withstood the continuous pounding of the Michigan State half-court offense and the clutch play of guard Josh Langford, but couldn’t maintain the rush of guard Kyle Ahrens in Saturday’s 63-59 loss to the Spartans. FULL STORY

In the Crosshairs: ACC, Pac-12 picks for Week Two

In the Crosshairs: ACC, Pac-12 picks for Week Two

Ken Cross

September 07 So what happens next? Aggies over Clemson? Trojans over Cardinal? Or, Pitt over Penn State? And … would any of those be a surprise? Check out this week's ACC, Pac-12 picks here! FULL STORY

In the Crosshairs: NCAA Tourney Sleepers to Watch

In the Crosshairs: NCAA Tourney Sleepers to Watch

Ken Cross

February 06 The stakes get even higher in the weeks leading up to the conference tournaments and, of course, they are multiplied by then. Here is a look at potential sleepers in the eight top conferences in the game. FULL STORY

Conferences in the Cross Hairs: ACC, Pac-12 picks

Conferences in the Cross Hairs: ACC, Pac-12 picks

Ken Cross

August 29 Here's a look at some key matchups in the ACC and the Pac-12. FULL STORY