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Today
7:00 PMC. Michigan at PurdueWatch
7:00 PMTowson at MarylandWatch
8:00 PMIdaho St. at WisconsinWatch
8:00 PMDrake at NebraskaWatch
Tomorrow
7:00 PMSouthern at Ohio St.Watch
8:00 PMIowa St. at IowaWatch
Thursday Dec 8
6:30 PMSt. Peter's at MarylandWatch
7:00 PMN. Kentucky at IndianaWatch

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Ohio State finishes No. 1 on USA Today's first Fan Index

Which team had the ultimate college football fanbase in 2014? According to USAToday’s first Fan Index, it’s non other than Big Ten champ Ohio State. The Buckeyes topped the publication’s first-ever Fan Index, which combined fan voting and social media activity throughout the season to determine the rankings, ahead of Sugar Bowl opponent Alabama. Four other Big Ten programs landed in the top 15: Nebraska (No. 7), Michigan (No. 12), Penn State (No. 14), Wisconsin (No. 15). Check out where all of the Big Ten teams landed below 1. Ohio State 7. Nebraska 12. Michigan 14. Penn State 15. Wisconsin