The Line with Caroline: B1G Power Rankings

This past weekend the Big Ten showed what it is capable of:  no one is safe at home.  Here are my power rankings going into this week. 12. Illinois (14-12, 3-10)  Illinois’s 13-2 start has disappeared, John Groce’s team ranks last… Continue Reading


The Line with Caroline: The Big Ten/ACC Challenge

    I said it last year, this tournament is always a preview of what is to come in March and 14 of these team played in the NCAA tournament this year.   The ACC and Big Ten split last year’s Challenge… Continue Reading


The Line with Caroline- A look at the Big Ten Tournament

The Big Ten Tournament will tip off 11:00 am central today. The United Center will be rocking as the Big Ten will invade Chicago as the toughest league in the NCAA will be fighting for their spots in the tourney. … Continue Reading


Belly up to this Book: an Interview with Carson Cunningham

Jon Teitel interviewed basketball player Carson Cunningham, the author of “Underbelly Hoops”. The book is a memoir about Carson’s days playing college basketball at Oregon State & Purdue and professional basketball in the Continental Basketball Association as well as overseas.… Continue Reading