Pete Pistone and the remainder of the SiriusXM Huge Ten Radio workforce will unveil Energy Rankings every week of the faculty basketball season. Take a look at this week’s version of basketball Energy Rankings under, and take heed to SiriusXM Huge Ten Radio (Ch. 372) on the SXM App now.
The battle for the highest of the Huge Ten hoops standings is popping into an actual heavyweight combat among the many convention’s elite groups. Groups in the course of the pack proceed to seek for methods to place collectively sustainable stretches of profitable and transfer up. Right here’s how the SiriusXM Huge Ten Radio workforce voted for this week’s version of the Energy Rankings:
1. MICHIGAN STATE @MSU_Basketball
Tom Izzo isn’t fully happy with the best way his workforce is taking part in, however the wins hold getting put up on the board. Covid-19 is impacting the Spartans’ schedule, together with getting a rivalry sport with Michigan postponed final week.
2. WISCONSIN @BadgerMBB
An important week for the Badgers with a 3-0 mark, together with an enormous victory on the highway towards Purdue.
3. PURDUE @BoilerBall
The Boilermakers fell to .500 in convention play on the finish of final weekend, which is a shock for a workforce that regarded so sturdy within the early going.
4. ILLINOIS @IlliniMBB
An ideal 4-0 in convention play for the Preventing Illini after one other sturdy week for Illinois.
5. INDIANA @IndianaMBB
A few very strong outings for the Hoosiers with wins towards Ohio State and Minnesota.
6. OHIO STATE @OhioStateHoops
They had been punched within the jaw by Indiana shedding by 16 to the Hoosiers in Bloomington, however the Buckeyes got here again to beat Northwestern on Sunday.
7. RUTGERS @RutgersMBB
Issues are getting fascinating with Rutgers, and the Scarlet Knights went 2-0 final week, beating Michigan and Nebraska.
8. IOWA @IowaHoops
The Hawkeyes proceed to seem like a middle-of-the-pack workforce and ended final week with a 1-1 mark that included a win over Maryland however a loss to Wisconsin.
9. MINNESOTA @GopherMBB
The Golden Gophers had been blown out twice final week, and issues don’t get any simpler with Michigan State up subsequent on their slate.
10. MICHIGAN @umichbball
It’s turning into a professional query to ask if Michigan can flip issues round as they ended final week simply 7-6 total.
11. PENN STATE @PennStateMBB
This Penn State workforce is certainly able to taking part in with anybody on any night time. The Nittany Lions beat Northwestern and went all the way down to the wire earlier than shedding to Purdue.
12. NORTHWESTERN @NUMensBBall
A promising begin to the marketing campaign has morphed right into a battle for the Wildcats, who carry a three-game shedding streak into the week.
13. MARYLAND @TerrapinHoops
The Phrases are winless within the Huge Ten at 0-4 and thus far have been a serious disappointment.
14. NEBRASKA @HuskerHoops
The Huskers proceed to play onerous however the outcomes simply aren’t there as Nebraska dropped to 0-5 after final week’s play.