Northwestern's upset win over Illinois was certainly something to celebra
The Illini's stay in the top 25 did not last long.
Monday, Michigan State head coach Tom Izzo was explaining how many great games his team has played against Ohio State in recent years, how the two teams are developing quite a rivalry.
It might only be early January, but already the Big Ten is about to see one of its biggest games of the year.
For the first time this season, the Illini have a number in front of their name.