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BVM Sports’ Cody Kluge and Mike Roberts discuss weekly action around the Big Ten conference.

Ep. 36 - Purdue FB upsets Iowa & B1G Basketball Preview
#36
Last Tuesday at 8:33 PM

https://bvmsports.com/ (BVM Sports)’https://twitter.com/cody_kluge ( Cody Kluge) andhttps://twitter.com/MikeRoberts_1 ( Mike Roberts) discuss weekly action around the Big Ten Conference. This week’s episode features a recap of several B1G football matchups including Purdue’s shocking win over No. 2 Iowa. The guys also give their winners and losers of the week, analyze this weekend’s biggest Big Ten football matchups and preview the B1G men’s college basketball season with in-depth looks at Minnesota, Penn State, Nebraska, Northwestern and Rutgers. (music by scottholmesmusic.com)


Ep. 35 - Discussion with Tyler Devine after Iowa’s big win over Penn State
#35
10/14/2021

https://bvmsports.com/ (BVM Sports)’https://twitter.com/cody_kluge ( Cody Kluge) andhttps://twitter.com/MikeRoberts_1 ( Mike Roberts) discuss weekly action around the Big Ten Conference. This week’s episode features a recap of several B1G football contests where the guys are joined by guest Tyler Devine to talk about Iowa’s huge win over Penn State. Cody and Mike also preview this weekend’s Big Ten matchups and give their biggest storylines for the upcoming conference basketball season. (music by scottholmesmusic.com)


Ep. 34 - Michigan, Penn State and Iowa FB Continue to Impress
#34
10/05/2021

https://bvmsports.com/ (BVM Sports)’https://twitter.com/cody_kluge ( Cody Kluge) andhttps://twitter.com/MikeRoberts_1 ( Mike Roberts) discuss weekly action around the Big Ten Conference. This week’s episode features a recap of several Week 5 B1G matchups including Michigan’s strong road win over Wisconsin and dominant performances by Iowa, Ohio State and Penn State. The guys also look back at their preseason Big Ten football predictions and who have been the biggest surprises and disappointments so far this season. In addition, they preview this coming weekend’s biggest matchups including No. 3 Penn State taking on No. 4 Iowa. (music by...


Ep. 33 - Penn State FB Talk with Ben Jones
#33
09/29/2021

https://bvmsports.com/ (BVM Sports)’https://twitter.com/cody_kluge ( Cody Kluge) andhttps://twitter.com/MikeRoberts_1 ( Mike Roberts) discuss weekly action around the Big Ten Conference. This week’s episode features a recap of several Week 4 B1G matchups including Notre Dame’s defeat of Wisconsin and Minnesota’s upset loss to Bowling Green. The guys also welcome statecollege.com’s Ben Jones to the show to talk about the hot start to the season for Penn State. In addition, Cody and Mike preview this coming weekend’s biggest matchups and give their reactions to what we saw across the NFL in Week...


Ep. 32 - B1G FB Week 3: PSU, MSU Earn Statement Victories
#32
09/21/2021

https://bvmsports.com/ (BVM Sports)’https://twitter.com/cody_kluge ( Cody Kluge) andhttps://twitter.com/MikeRoberts_1 ( Mike Roberts) discuss weekly action around the Big Ten Conference. This week’s episode features a recap of several Week 3 B1G football matchups including Michigan State’s statement win over Miami and Penn State’s impressive home victory over Auburn. The guys will also give their winners and losers of the week, preview this coming weekend’s biggest matchups including Notre Dame vs. Wisconsin, and give their reactions to what we saw across the NFL in Week 2. (music by scottholmesmusic.com)


Ep. 31 - B1G FB Week 2: OSU suffers upset, Iowa continues dominance
#31
09/14/2021

https://bvmsports.com/ (BVM Sports)’https://twitter.com/cody_kluge ( Cody Kluge) andhttps://twitter.com/MikeRoberts_1 ( Mike Roberts) discuss weekly action around the Big Ten Conference. This week’s episode features a recap of several Week 2 B1G matchups including Ohio State’s surprising loss to Oregon and Iowa’s continued dominance against rival Iowa State. The guys will also give their winners and losers of the week, preview this coming weekend’s biggest matchups and give their reactions to what we saw across the NFL in Week 1. (music by scottholmesmusic.com)


Ep. 30 - B1G FB Week 1: Iowa dominates, PSU and OSU get big road wins
#30
09/08/2021

https://bvmsports.com/ (BVM Sports)’https://twitter.com/cody_kluge ( Cody Kluge) andhttps://twitter.com/MikeRoberts_1 ( Mike Roberts) discuss weekly action around the Big Ten Conference. This week’s episode features a recap of several Week 1 B1G matchups including Penn State’s surprising win at Wisconsin and Iowa’s dominant victory over Indiana. The guys will also discuss the injuries we saw to open the season, give their winners and losers of the first week and preview this coming weekend’s biggest matchups. (music by scottholmesmusic.com)


Ep. 29 - Week 1 Big Ten Football Preview
#29
09/01/2021

https://bvmsports.com/ (BVM Sports)’https://twitter.com/cody_kluge ( Cody Kluge) andhttps://twitter.com/MikeRoberts_1 ( Mike Roberts) discuss weekly action around the Big Ten Conference. This week’s episode features a recap of the first Big Ten football game of the season between Nebraska and Illinois, as well as previews of many conference games on the Week 1 schedule including Penn State at Wisconsin and Indiana at Iowa. The guys will also discuss some news and notes around the NFL and rank their top Big Ten players in the pros this season. (music by scottholmesmusic.com)


Ep. 28 - B1G Football Preview: Can Indiana or Penn State Challenge in the East?
#28
08/24/2021

https://bvmsports.com/ (BVM Sports)’https://twitter.com/cody_kluge ( Cody Kluge) andhttps://twitter.com/MikeRoberts_1 ( Mike Roberts) discuss weekly action around the Big Ten Conference. This week’s episode features a preview of the first Big Ten football game of the season between Nebraska and Illinois. The guys also conclude their B1G football preview, predicting the seasons of both the Cornhuskers and Fighting Illini as well as Indiana, Penn State and Iowa. (music by scottholmesmusic.com)


Ep. 27 - B1G Football Preview: Heavyweight Battle at the Top of the West
#27
08/17/2021

https://bvmsports.com/ (BVM Sports)’https://twitter.com/cody_kluge ( Cody Kluge) andhttps://twitter.com/MikeRoberts_1 ( Mike Roberts) discuss weekly action around the Big Ten Conference. This week’s episode features brief discussions about the Big Ten’s success in the Tokyo Olympics, as well as who is standing out from the conference in the NBA summer league thus far. The guys also continue their B1G football preview, predicting the seasons of Minnesota, Wisconsin, Northwestern, Rutgers, Maryland and Purdue. (music by scottholmesmusic.com)


Ep. 26 - NBA Draft Talk with Sean Derenthal and B1G Football Preview
#26
08/11/2021

https://bvmsports.com/ (BVM Sports)’https://twitter.com/cody_kluge ( Cody Kluge) andhttps://twitter.com/MikeRoberts_1 ( Mike Roberts) discuss weekly action around the Big Ten Conference. This week’s episode features guest Sean Derenthal, host of the Stepien NBA Draft podcast, sharing his thoughts on what we saw in the draft a couple weeks ago. The guys also recap Boeheim’s Army’s win in the TBT championship game, and begin a week-by-week Big Ten college football preview beginning with Ohio State, Michigan State and Michigan. (music by scottholmesmusic.com)


Ep. 25 - NBA Draft Recap and TBT Championship Discussion
#25
08/03/2021

https://bvmsports.com/ (BVM Sports)’https://twitter.com/cody_kluge ( Cody Kluge) andhttps://twitter.com/MikeRoberts_1 ( Mike Roberts) discuss weekly action around the Big Ten Conference. This week’s episode features the guys recapping last week’s NBA Draft and making their updated B1G men’s basketball predictions 100 days out from the start of the college basketball season. The guys also recap the continued TBT action and give their predictions for the championship game between Team 23 and Boeheim’s Army. (music by scottholmesmusic.com)


Ep. 24 - NBA Draft Preview and Iowa FB & MBB Discussion with Sean Bock
#24
07/27/2021

https://bvmsports.com/ (BVM Sports)’https://twitter.com/cody_kluge ( Cody Kluge) andhttps://twitter.com/MikeRoberts_1 ( Mike Roberts) discuss weekly action around the Big Ten Conference. This week’s episode features guest Sean Bock of 247Sports’ Hawkeye Insider previewing Iowa’s upcoming football season and analyzing the offseason for the Hawkeyes’ men’s basketball team. The guys also preview this week’s NBA Draft and recap continued TBT action. (music by scottholmesmusic.com)


Ep. 23 - B1G FB Head Coach Rankings and TBT Recap
#23
07/20/2021

https://bvmsports.com/ (BVM Sports)’https://twitter.com/cody_kluge ( Cody Kluge) andhttps://twitter.com/MikeRoberts_1 ( Mike Roberts) discuss weekly action around the Big Ten Conference. This week’s episode features a continued discussion of the NBA Finals as well as a recap of the past week’s TBT action. The guys also rank each of the head football coaches in the Big Ten while analyzing the final decisions made by a couple college basketball stars in Kofi Cockburn and Marcus Carr. (music by scottholmesmusic.com)


Ep. 22 - TBT and MLB Draft Previews
#22
07/08/2021

https://bvmsports.com/ (BVM Sports)’https://twitter.com/cody_kluge ( Cody Kluge) andhttps://twitter.com/MikeRoberts_1 ( Mike Roberts) discuss weekly action around the Big Ten Conference. This week’s episode features a discussion of the NBA Finals as well as Big Ten players who have opted in or out of the upcoming NBA Draft. The guys also preview The Basketball Tournament (TBT) and give some names to watch in next week’s MLB Draft. (music by scottholmesmusic.com)


Ep. 21 - The Retirement of a Couple of Legends
#21
06/29/2021

https://bvmsports.com/ (BVM Sports)’https://twitter.com/cody_kluge ( Cody Kluge) andhttps://twitter.com/MikeRoberts_1 ( Mike Roberts) discuss weekly action around the Big Ten Conference. This week’s episode features a discussion of the retirements of Wisconsin’s Barry Alvarez and Duke’s Mike Krzyzewski. The guys also analyze the latest NBA Draft decisions of some high-profile Big Ten players, talk about the NBA conference finals matchups and reminisce on the first 20 episodes of B1Gger & Better. (music by scottholmesmusic.com)


Ep. 20 - Part Four of Best Players from the Past Decade & Wisconsin MBB Discussion
#20
06/23/2021

https://bvmsports.com/ (BVM Sports)’https://twitter.com/cody_kluge ( Cody Kluge) andhttps://twitter.com/MikeRoberts_1 ( Mike Roberts) discuss weekly action around the Big Ten Conference. This week’s episode features a discussion of the latest controversy surrounding Wisconsin basketball as well as some NBA Conference Finals predictions. The guys also conclude their “Best Players from the Past Decade” segment, specifically focusing on Penn State, Purdue, Rutgers and Wisconsin. (music by scottholmesmusic.com)


Ep. 19 - Illinois Basketball Breakdown with Scott Richey
#19
06/15/2021

https://bvmsports.com/ (BVM Sports)’https://twitter.com/cody_kluge ( Cody Kluge) andhttps://twitter.com/MikeRoberts_1 ( Mike Roberts) discuss weekly action around the Big Ten Conference. This week’s episode features guest Scott Richey of The News-Gazette discussing the happenings this offseason for Illinois basketball. The guys also continue their “Best Players from the Past Decade” segment, specifically focusing on Nebraska, Northwestern and Ohio State, and update their second round NBA Playoff predictions..  (music by scottholmesmusic.com)


Ep. 18 - Wisconsin Football and Basketball Discussion with Matt Belz
#18
06/09/2021

https://bvmsports.com/ (BVM Sports)’https://twitter.com/cody_kluge ( Cody Kluge) andhttps://twitter.com/MikeRoberts_1 ( Mike Roberts) discuss weekly action around the Big Ten Conference. This week’s episode features guest Matt Belz of Bucky’s 5th Quarter discussing Wisconsin football, basketball and the hiring of new AD Chris McIntosh. The guys also continue their “Best Players from the Past Decade” segment, specifically focusing on Michigan, Michigan State and Minnesota, and make some second-round NBA Playoff predictions.  (music by scottholmesmusic.com)


Ep. 17 - Best B1G Players from the Past Decade
#17
06/02/2021

https://bvmsports.com/ (BVM Sports)’https://twitter.com/cody_kluge ( Cody Kluge) andhttps://twitter.com/MikeRoberts_1 ( Mike Roberts) discuss weekly action around the Big Ten Conference. This week’s episode features some updated predictions for the Big Ten basketball season as well as some news and notes from around the conference, including Wisconsin’s new AD hire. The guys also begin their “Best Players from the Past Decade” segment, specifically focusing on Illinois, Indiana, Iowa and Maryland.  (music by scottholmesmusic.com)


Ep. 16 - B1G Early Season Football Predictions
#16
05/25/2021

https://bvmsports.com/ (BVM Sports)’https://twitter.com/cody_kluge ( Cody Kluge) andhttps://twitter.com/MikeRoberts_1 ( Mike Roberts) discuss weekly action around the Big Ten Conference. This week’s episode features a discussion of Rutgers’ spring football game as well as standings predictions for the fall season. The guys will also predict player awards for the Big Ten football campaign, look at how some of the spring sports have gone across the conference and analyze Rocket Watts’ decision to transfer to Mississippi State.  (music by scottholmesmusic.com)


Ep. 15 - Michigan Football Preview with Stephen Osentoski
#15
05/19/2021

https://bvmsports.com/ (BVM Sports)’https://twitter.com/cody_kluge ( Cody Kluge) andhttps://twitter.com/MikeRoberts_1 ( Mike Roberts) discuss weekly action around the Big Ten Conference. This week’s episode features a discussion of Michigan football with Maize n Brew’s Stephen Osentoski. The guys will also name some returning players to keep an eye out for this fall on the gridiron, discuss Big Ten players who will be hitting the court in the NBA playoffs and give their analysis on Marcus Carr’s decision to enter the NBA Draft.  (music by scottholmesmusic.com)


Ep. 14 - B1G Spring Storylines
#14
05/12/2021

https://bvmsports.com/ (BVM Sports)’https://twitter.com/cody_kluge ( Cody Kluge) andhttps://twitter.com/MikeRoberts_1 ( Mike Roberts) discuss weekly action around the Big Ten Conference. This week’s episode features a recap of Michigan and Northwestern’s spring football seasons. The guys will also give a way-too-early preview of the 2022 NFL Draft, discuss the most intriguing matchups of the 2021 Big Ten football schedule and give their analysis on the latest news from the college basketball transfer portal.  (music by scottholmesmusic.com)


Ep. 13 - NFL Draft Recap
#13
05/04/2021

https://bvmsports.com/ (BVM Sports)’https://twitter.com/cody_kluge ( Cody Kluge) andhttps://twitter.com/MikeRoberts_1 ( Mike Roberts) discuss weekly action around the Big Ten Conference. This week’s episode features a recap of the NFL Draft as the guys discuss some of the notable Big Ten players selected and look at winners and losers of the weekend. Cody and Mike will also recap Minnesota and Nebraska’s spring football games and give their analysis on Adam Miller transferring from Illinois to LSU.  (music by scottholmesmusic.com)


Ep. 12 - NFL Draft Preview
#12
04/28/2021

https://bvmsports.com/ (BVM Sports)’ https://twitter.com/cody_kluge (Cody Kluge) and https://twitter.com/MikeRoberts_1 (Mike Roberts) discuss weekly action around the Big Ten Conference. This week’s episode features a recap of the weekend’s spring football action as well as a discussion of the latest news regarding the college basketball transfer portal. The guys will also preview the NFL Draft with their top-10, sleepers and busts, and Big Ten players to keep an eye out for. (music by scottholmesmusic.com)


Ep. 11 - Ohio State season preview with Patrick Murphy
#11
04/20/2021

https://bvmsports.com/ (BVM Sports)’ https://twitter.com/cody_kluge (Cody Kluge) and https://twitter.com/MikeRoberts_1 (Mike Roberts) discuss weekly action around the Big Ten Conference. This week’s episode features a recap of the weekend’s spring football action. The guys will also talk with 247Sports’ Patrick Murphy to gain insight on the upcoming Ohio State football season, and discuss the latest news regarding the college basketball transfer portal. (music by scottholmesmusic.com)


Ep. 10 - 4/13/2021
#10
04/13/2021

https://bvmsports.com/ (BVM Sports)’ https://twitter.com/cody_kluge (Cody Kluge) and https://twitter.com/MikeRoberts_1 (Mike Roberts) discuss weekly action around the Big Ten Conference. This week’s episode features final team grades for the top-four basketball teams in the conference. The guys will also give their predictions for next year’s Big Ten basketball season while looking at some of the top incoming freshmen, discuss the latest news regarding the transfer portal and preview the spring football season. (music by scottholmesmusic.com)


Ep. 9 - 4/6/2021
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04/06/2021

https://bvmsports.com/ (BVM Sports)’ https://twitter.com/cody_kluge (Cody Kluge) and https://twitter.com/MikeRoberts_1 (Mike Roberts) discuss weekly action during the Big Ten men's basketball season. This week’s episode features a recap of the Final Four and Baylor’s incredible performance in the National Championship game. The guys will also take a look at Penn State’s head coaching hire, discuss the latest news regarding the transfer portal, grade the season for several Big Ten teams and talk about some players to keep an eye out for next year. (music by scottholmesmusic.com)


Ep. 8 - 3/31/2021
#8
03/31/2021

https://bvmsports.com/ (BVM Sports)’ https://twitter.com/cody_kluge (Cody Kluge) and https://twitter.com/MikeRoberts_1 (Mike Roberts) discuss weekly action during the Big Ten men's basketball season. This week’s episode features a recap of the Sweet Sixteen and Elite Eight including UCLA’s incredible wins over Alabama and Michigan. The guys will also take a look at Indiana’s head coaching hire, discuss some of the names who have entered the transfer portal, grade the season for several Big Ten teams and preview the Final Four and National Championship. (music by scottholmesmusic.com)


Ep. 7 - 3/24/2021
#7
03/24/2021

https://bvmsports.com/ (BVM Sports)’ https://twitter.com/cody_kluge (Cody Kluge) and https://twitter.com/MikeRoberts_1 (Mike Roberts) discuss weekly action during the Big Ten men's basketball season. This week’s episode features a recap of the NCAA Tournament including the Big Ten’s struggles and the Pac-12’s surprising dominance. The guys will also take a look at some of the most surprising and disappointing performances of the tournament so far, discuss Minnesota’s new coaching hire and make their predictions for the upcoming Sweet Sixteen and Elite Eight games. (music by scottholmesmusic.com)


Ep. 6 - 3/16/2021
#6
03/16/2021

https://bvmsports.com/ (BVM Sports)’ https://twitter.com/cody_kluge (Cody Kluge) and https://twitter.com/MikeRoberts_1 (Mike Roberts) discuss weekly action during the Big Ten men's basketball season. This week’s episode features a recap of the Big Ten tournament with Illinois going on to win its first conference title since 2005. The guys will also give their analysis on what we saw on Selection Sunday, preview each Big Ten team’s first-round tournament matchup, make their Final Four predictions and give you some sleeper teams to look at when filling out your bracket. (music by scottholmesmusic.com)


Ep. 5 - 3/10/2021
#5
03/10/2021

https://bvmsports.com/ (BVM Sports)’ https://twitter.com/cody_kluge (Cody Kluge) and https://twitter.com/MikeRoberts_1 (Mike Roberts) discuss weekly action during the Big Ten men's basketball season. This week’s episode features a recap of the final week of the regular season including Illinois’ two big wins and Michigan State’s much-needed victory over Michigan. The guys will also look at who’s on the rise and decline, give predictions for this week’s conference tournament and preview what will happen on Selection Sunday. (music by scottholmesmusic.com)


Ep. 4 - 3/2/2021
#4
03/02/2021

https://bvmsports.com/ (BVM Sports)’ https://twitter.com/cody_kluge (Cody Kluge) and https://twitter.com/MikeRoberts_1 (Mike Roberts) discuss weekly action during the Big Ten men's basketball season. This week’s episode features a recap of last week’s big games, including Michigan State’s big wins and Iowa beating Ohio State. The guys will also debate who have been the top players in the conference this season, discuss some bracketology, look at who’s on the rise and decline and get you ready for this week’s action across the conference. (music by scottholmesmusic.com)


Ep. 3 - 2/24/2021
#3
02/24/2021

https://bvmsports.com/ (BVM Sports)’ https://twitter.com/cody_kluge (Cody Kluge) and https://twitter.com/MikeRoberts_1 (Mike Roberts) discuss weekly action during the Big Ten men's basketball season. This week’s episode features a recap of last week’s big games, including Illinois blowing out Minnesota and Michigan getting a big road win over Ohio State. The guys will also take a look at teams with the toughest and easiest remaining schedules, discuss some bracketology, look at who’s on the rise and decline and get you ready for this week’s action across the conference. (music by scottholmesmusic.com)


Ep. 2 - 2/17/2021
#2
02/17/2021

https://bvmsports.com/ (BVM Sports)’ https://twitter.com/cody_kluge (Cody Kluge) and https://twitter.com/MikeRoberts_1 (Mike Roberts) recap what has happened during the Big Ten men's basketball season. This week’s episode features a recap of last week’s big games, including Iowa getting a couple big wins and Michigan coming back to beat Wisconsin. The guys will also discuss some bracketology just a month away from the NCAA Tournament, what to expect from the Wolverines coming off their three-week hiatus, who’s on the rise and decline and get you ready for this week’s action across the confer...


B1Gger and Better (Ep. 1)
#1
02/10/2021

https://bvmsports.com/ (BVM Sports)’ https://twitter.com/cody_kluge (Cody Kluge) and https://twitter.com/MikeRoberts_1 (Mike Roberts) discuss weekly action around the Big Ten conference. This week’s episode features a recap of what has happened during the Big Ten men's basketball season thus far, including a recap of this past week’s big games with both Ohio State and Indiana being able to knock off Iowa, and Illinois looking dominant against Wisconsin. The guys will also discuss who’s on the rise and decline, and get you ready for this week’s action across the conference. (music by scottho...