Wisconsin and Penn State were both 12-1 entering Wednesday's Big Ten opener. But there's a reason the Badgers are the conference favorites.
The non-conference season is in the books.
There are just three Big Ten teams ranked in the AP top 25, but all three were up when the latest batch of rankings were released Monday.
There's still plenty of uncertainty surrounding what Paul Chryst's coaching staff will look like at Wisconsin, but Sunday brought news of one assistant who won't be sticking around.
While the Penn State football team was celebrating its first bowl win since 2009, the Big Ten's best basketball player was not going to stand for the Nittany Lions' traditional chant.