A 22-member media panel has picked Michigan State as the favorite to win the Big Ten this season. Indiana is second, Ohio State is third.
Drew Neitzel, the Spartans’ senior guard, was picked as preseason player of the year and he’s joined by Indiana forward D.J. White, Illinois center Shaun Pruitt, Ohio State guard Jamar Butler and Penn State small forward Geary Claxton.
More updates from Chicago as Big Ten media day moves along.