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ANN ARBOR, MI - NOVEMBER 30:  Head coach Brady Hoke of the Michigan Wolverines walks on the field after losing to the Ohio State Buckeyes 42-41 at Michigan Stadium on November 30, 2013 in Ann Arbor, Michigan.  (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Michigan Football To Play Rutgers In Night Game On The BTN

The University of Michigan and Rutgers University announced Tuesday that the first-ever meeting as Big Ten Conference East Division foes will be played in primetime.

97.1 The Ticket–04/22/2014

Caption:GREENSBORO, NC - MARCH 13: Nick Faust #5 of the Maryland Terrapins reacts after a play against the Florida State Seminoles during the second round of the 2014 Men's ACC Basketball Tournament at Greensboro Coliseum on March 13, 2014 in Greensboro, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Maryland, Rutgers Confident About Chances In B10

Maryland and Rutgers will bring along a lot of familiar faces when they enter the Big Ten this fall.

97.1 The Ticket–04/11/2014

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - DECEMBER 24: Former Rutgers player Eric LeGrand, who was paralyzed last season, watches practice from the sidelines prior to the game between the New York Giants and New York Jets at MetLife Stadium on December 24, 2011 in East Rutherford. New Jersey. (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

Rutgers To Retire LeGrand’s No. 52

Rutgers has not handed out No. 52 since Eric LeGrand last wore it — the day he was injured during a game and left paralyzed.

97.1 The Ticket–07/31/2013

NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 3: Jim Delany, Commissioner of the Big Ten Conference, addresses the media during a press conference to announce the New Era Pinstripe Bowl's eight-year partnership with the Big Ten Conference at Yankees Stadium on June 3, 2013 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Jason Szenes/Getty Images

Delany: ‘Rutgers Will Be A Member Of The Big Ten’

Rutgers’ recent troubles will not interfere with its entry into the Big Ten, conference Commissioner Jim Delany says.

97.1 The Ticket–06/04/2013

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - APRIL 05: Rutgers University President Robert L. Barchi addresses the media during a press conference at Rutgers University announcing the resignation of Athletic Director Tim Pernetti on April 5, 2013 in New Brunswick, New Jersey. Pernetti resigned after the firing of the basketball coach Mike Rice for abusive conduct toward players. (Photo by Andy Marlin/Getty Images)

Rutgers President Gets Governor’s Backing

Rutgers University’s president, a neuroscientist, was brought in last year to turn the school into a medical sciences powerhouse, but he has quickly become a target of criticism from some lawmakers who question his ability to lead the university amid a series of embarrassments in the high-profile athletic department.

97.1 The Ticket–05/29/2013

2013 Big East tournament (credit: Chris Chambers/Getty Images)

Old Big East To Become ‘American Athletic Conference’

The conference announced the decision Wednesday after university presidents approved the new moniker earlier in the day.

04/04/2013

2012 Big East tournament (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Stage Set For Final Big East Tournament As We Know It

The Big East tournament will have a touch of a wake to it this week. When games end, there will be plenty of reminiscing about rivalries and talk of what is to come.

03/12/2013

Rutgers coach Mike Rice (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Rothstein: Mike Rice Deserves 4th Season At Rutgers

Building a college basketball program in a high-major conference requires time. It requires patience — especially if the school hasn’t been to the NCAA Tournament since 1991.

03/12/2013

PISCATAWAY, NJ - NOVEMBER 20: Rutgers University President Robert Barchi answers questions during a press conference announcing that Rutgers University is joining the Big Ten Conference on November 20, 2012 at the Hale Center in Piscataway, New Jersey. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Rutgers Joins The Big Ten, Leaving Big East Behind

Rutgers is joining the Big Ten, leaving the Big East behind and cashing in on the school’s investment in a football program that only 10 years ago seemed incapable of competing at the highest level.

97.1 The Ticket–11/20/2012

COLLEGE PARK, MD - NOVEMBER 19: (L to R) University of Maryland President Wallace D. Loh, Big Ten Commissioner James E. Delany, University System of Maryland Chancellor Brit Kirwan, University System of Maryland Chairman of the Board of Regents James L. Shea, and Director of Athletics Kevin Anderson stand for a photo after a press conference announcing that University of Maryland is joining the Big Ten Conference on November 19, 2012 in College Park, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

B1G Expansion… I’m Torn

On the surface I don’t like it, Rutgers? Maryland? These are clearly not Big Ten Schools — they don’t fit the template.

97.1 The Ticket–11/20/2012

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