Posts Tagged ‘Purdue Basketball’

Big Ten Nation staff Austin Bramley, Sayre Bedinger, and myself will be taking a look at each Big Ten round three match-up.

Ohio State vs George Mason:

Austin: Ohio State

Sayre: Ohio State

Nick: Ohio State



William Buford and Jared Sullinger Celebrate

The Big Ten rolled on the second day of round two, going undefeated in four games.  Michigan, Ohio State, Illinois, and Purdue all go onto round three with wins today. We will recap all the Big Ten games of today below.


JaJuan Johnson was elected player of the year by the coaches and media covering the conference.  The 6’10 senior averaged 20 points and 8 rebounds  a game. He joins his head coach in the award category as Matt Painter won the Big Ten coach of the year. Matt Painter is in his 6th season as the Boilermakers head coach and will be playing the winner of the Iowa-Michigan State game as the 2nd seed. Painter managed to coach his team into the Big Ten tournament as the 2nd seed with out his Senior Forward Robbie Hummel.