Big Ten Power Rankings Archive

Big Ten Power Rankings: March 1

The final week of the Big Ten regular season is here and Michigan is in the driver’s seat for the conference crown. However, there’s still plenty to be determined in terms of seeding for the Big Ten tournament, which will ...

Big Ten Power Rankings: February 22

Only two weeks remain in the regular season, but Michigan remains atop the conference standings with only one loss. The rest of the race is less settled as several teams are still vying for double byes in next month’s Big ...

Big Ten Power Rankings: February 15

Only three weeks remain in the regular season and Michigan returned to action over the weekend after a three-week hiatus to solidify its spot at the top of the Big Ten standings. The middle of the pack in the league, ...

Big Ten Power Rankings: February 8

Less than five weeks remain until Selection Sunday, but game postponements in the Big Ten have complicated the league’s regular season title race. Michigan has not played since Jan. 22 and the Wolverines will not play until Sunday at Wisconsin. ...

Big Ten Power Rankings: February 1

Three Big Ten teams didn’t play a game last week and opportunities to make up postponed regular season games continue to dwindle.¬†In terms of both record and efficiency margin, Michigan remains in a class of its own at the top ...

Big Ten Power Rankings: January 25

The pace of games played in the Big Ten has slowed due to COVID-19 related program shutdowns. As a result, every program has been impacted in some way and the conference now must figure out to reschedule as many games ...

Big Ten Power Rankings: January 18

The Big Ten race became more intriguing last week as Michigan took its first loss of the season and Iowa continued to bludgeon teams with its elite offense. With less than eight weeks remain until the NCAA tournament field is ...

Big Ten Power Rankings: January 11

The race for the Big Ten title is starting to get more clarity as four teams are ahead of the pack in terms of efficiency margin and record as league play is now in full swing. With less than two ...

Big Ten Power Rankings: January 4

As we enter the first full week of conference play in the new year, the Big Ten looks as deep as ever with 13 teams in the top 56 of the KenPom ratings through Sunday’s games. Our power rankings will ...

Big Ten power rankings: December 28

The Big Ten schedule is now in full swing as each program in the league has already played a pair of games and five programs have played three or more. This week should bring further clarity as 20 percent of ...

Big Ten Power Rankings: Offseason edition v. 2

The deadline to withdraw from the NBA draft and retain eligibility for next season has passed, so it’s time for an updated version of our Big Ten power rankings. There are still some outstanding waiver situations that haven’t been solidified, ...

Big Ten Power Rankings: Offseason edition v. 1

There’s still plenty to sort out with Big Ten rosters for the 2020-21 season. The deadline to withdraw from the NBA draft won’t come until early August, which means several¬† players still have a chance to shift the balance of ...

Big Ten Power Rankings: March 2

We’ve hit the final week of the Big Ten regular season, but there’s still plenty to be decided in the race for the conference crown. Maryland can win the title outright with a pair of wins this week, but if ...