That shocking upset Sunday afternoon in Ann Arbor has had some more negative consequences for Ohio State.
With the Big Ten expanding to 14 teams this past summer, that means a little year-to-year variation in the basketball schedule.
Ohio State didn't have a national-championship season without its share of injuries.
And the quest to repeat will also have injuries among its main storylines.
Wisconsin hasn't moved much in the polls this season, maintaining its position among the elite teams in the country.
Denzel Valentine. On Valentine's Day. Seriously.
Who else on the Spartans' roster was going to play hero on Feb. 14?