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The Big Ten has 54 non-conference games in the book with just two to go (Rutgers and Penn State both still will play Army). And, it did pretty well vs Power Five leagues, going 10-9.
But before Big Ten action commences Saturday, let’s take a look back to digest what we witnessed in non-conference action.
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The only thing deeper than the Big Ten in the 2015-16 basketball season might be the conference’s collection of coaches.
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The Big Ten office named its Week 4 Big Ten Football Players of the Week on Monday, following a 12-2 record Saturday in the final week of full-on non-conference play. See the award winners and watch select highlights inside.
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Time to check in on the playoff and bowl projections of Jerry Palm of CBSSports.com. There have been some big changes from last week, as 10–up from nine–Big Ten teams are penciled into the postseason. And many matchups have changed.
Michigan was tabbed the favorite in the 2015-16 Big Ten hockey preseason coaches’ poll, the conference announced on Monday. The coaches also selected a 12-member Preseason Players to Watch list, including four unanimous honorees.
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