BIG TEN POWER RANKINGS
1.Michigan State: The Spartans had a Februray nonconference loss to Georgetown, but in terms of Big Ten play, Michigan State’s is track record is the most impressive.
2. Michigan: The Wolverines took their first lump at Indiana on Sunday, but they rebounded by routing Nebraska by 29.
Iowa: By failing to lock down the big victories, the Hawkeyes opening a window for another team to make a charge.
3. Indiana: The Hoosiers are starting to grow up, and after beating Michigan they seem like they have the potential to get scary.
4. Northwestern: No team has had a better two-game stretch than the Wildcats’ road victories over the Badgers and the Gophers.
5. Ohio State: The Buckeyes followed their 2-4 stretch by winning at Wisconsin and Iowa. Talk about a rebound.
6. Wisconsin: Their three-point shooting returned in their much-needed victory at Illinois. Can the Badgers make it a trend?
7. Minnesota: Until the Gophers show they can win a game on the road, there will be an asterisk on their good victories.
8. Penn State: Plenty respectable to lose at Michigan State to end the Nittany Lions’ three-game winning streak.
9. Nebraska: Beating Ohio State, Minnesota and Indiana says something about where the Cornhuskers program is headed.
10. Purdue: The Boilermakers beat the Gophers despite going 9-for-23 on free throws.
Illinois: Life is not good when you’re on an eight game losing streak.
|Kansas City - B. Chen||11:05 AM|
|Cleveland - C. Kluber|
|Cincinnati - T. Cingrani||11:35 AM|
|Pittsburgh - B. Cumpton|
|Chicago WSox - J. Quintana||12:08 PM|
|Detroit - M. Scherzer|
|St. Louis - L. Lynn||12:10 PM|
|NY Mets - B. Colon|
|Minnesota - R. Nolasco||12:10 PM|
|Tampa Bay - E. Bedard|
|Arizona - M. Bolsinger||1:20 PM|
|Chicago Cubs - E. Jackson|
|San Diego - E. Stults||6:05 PM|
|Washington - J. Zimmermann|
|Baltimore - B. Norris||6:07 PM|
|Toronto - D. Hutchison|
|NY Yankees - C. Sabathia||6:10 PM|
|Boston - F. Doubront|
|Oakland - S. Kazmir||7:10 PM|
|Houston - B. Oberholtzer|
|Philadelphia - K. Kendrick||9:10 PM|
|Los Angeles - D. Haren|
|Oklahoma City||7:00 PM|
|LA Clippers||9:30 PM|
|San Jose||9:30 PM|