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Continued: Bonus Reusse: Big Ten should go to two divisions in basketball

  • Article by: PATRICK REUSSE , Star Tribune
  • Last update: January 23, 2014 - 7:02 AM

4. Scheduling is a work in progress. They are looking at models that would allow for teams to play equal amounts of games over specific windows of time.

Interpretation: For the most part, the Gophers will have two home-and-homes every five seasons against the 13 other opponents.

Got that? Without division play, the Gophers will be playing Wisconsin and Iowa twice a winter precisely as often as they will be playing Rutgers and Penn State.

Take your head out of a football helmet, Delany, and do what should be done with basketball:

East and West divisions. Home-and-home with six division opponents; six singles and one home-and-home (based on previous season’s standings: 1s vs. 1s, etc.) with the seven teams from the other division.

That’s a 20-game schedule. That’s 10 conference home games. Somehow, the Williams Arena crowd would be able to overcome not seeing Coastal Carolina.

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2014 season     
Aug 28 - vs. E. Illinois 6 pm
Sep 6 - vs. M. Tennessee St. 2:30 pm
Sep 13 - at TCU 3 pm
Sep 20 - vs. San Jose St. TBA
Sep 27 - at Michigan TBA
Oct 11 - vs. Northwestern TBA
Oct 18 - vs. Purdue 11 am
Oct 25 - at Illinois 11 am
Nov 8 - vs. Iowa TBA
Nov 15 - vs. Ohio State TBA
Nov 22 - at Nebraska TBA
Nov 29 - at Wisconsin TBA

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