The Big Ten Network released the details of their coverage of Big Ten spring football and it looks like the BTN has established its own Big Ten team tiers. Specifically:
Tier 1 Coverage:
...[On Saturday, April 24, the] Big Ten Network will carry Ohio State's men's lacrosse game at 11 AM ET and its spring football game live at 1 PM ET. The network will air the telecast of Penn State's spring game at 5 PM ET.
Tier 2 Coverage:
Five Big Ten spring games will take place Saturday, April 17. The Michigan and Wisconsin games will be streamed live on www.bigtennetwork.com in the afternoon and will air on [BTN] at 8 PM ET and 11 PM ET, respectively.
[On Saturday, April 24, the] Illinois and Michigan State spring games will be streamed live on www.bigtennetwork.com and will air on delay at 11 PM ET on Saturday and at 5 PM ET on Sunday, April 25, respectively.
Tier 3 Coverage:
Meanwhile, coverage of the Iowa, Indiana, Purdue, Minnesota and Northwestern will be limited to highlights and interviews only.
More evidence of the negative effects of two brutal seasons.