According to their ranking the best town in the Big Ten is Madison, Wisky.
The worst town if Champaign, Illinois.
Also receiving votes for the worst town: Columbus, State College, Bloomington, West Lafayette
Now, the best basketball town that they found in the B10 is Bloomington, Indiana
No surprise, they found that the worst basketball town in the B10 is State College, PA
Their comment on SC was “No one cares unless they’re good … and they’re never good.”
Looking at the Big East, Chicago received votes for the worst basketball town in the conference, as did Tampa… a little surprising.
A link between being the worst town and the worst hoops town seems to be there, but not in all cases. Look at the B12 - Boulder, CO received votes for being the best town in the conference, but also got the award of being the worst hoops town in the conference.
Miami didn’t even receive votes for the best town in the ACC, but were called the worst basketball town in the ACC? I don’t know about that, Miami is a pretty fun town to visit.
Additionally, the bottom of the article gives out more awards. Check this one out:
Coach Who Should Take The Bus To Work This Week
"Ed DeChellis (39) of Penn State. He presided over the Nittany Lions’ 11th straight loss Saturday, at home against Minnesota, to stay winless in the Big Ten. The earnest young folks at Penn State’s Daily Collegian ran a story this week under the hopeful headline, “Losing brings team closer.” The Minutes suspects that the Nittany Lions have had all the closeness they can stand. "