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It was a wild opening week of 2023 for Large Ten Basketball. Right here’s the way it impacted this weeks “Energy Rankings:”
1. PURDUE @BoilerBall
The Boilermakers needed to bounce again after dropping to Rutgers to kick off the week then taking victories over Ohio State and Penn State.
2. WISCONSIN @BadgerMBB
It was an attention-grabbing week for the Badgers as Wisconsin squeaked out a win over Minnesota then adopted up with a loss at Illinois.
3. RUTGERS @RutgersMBB
A 2-1 week for the Scarlet Knights opened up 2023 with a bang and a win over No. 1 Purdue, profession victory 300 for coach Steve Pykiel.
4. MICHIGAN STATE @MSU_Basketball
The Spartans rolled to a 2-0 mark for the week taking down Nebraska earlier than beating arch rival Michigan, victory quantity six in a row.
5. NORTHWESTERN @NUMensBBall
The most effective crew within the state of Illinois resides in Evanston because the surging Wildcats ran their document to 12-3 with wins over Illinois and Indiana.
6. IOWA @IowaHoops
A spices week for Fran McCaffery and the Hawkeyes with victories over Indiana and Rutgers.
7. OHIO STATE @OhioStateHoops
The Buckeyes squandered an opportunity to knock off Purdue after which adopted that up with a highway loss at Maryland.
8. INDIANA @IndianaMBB
It wasn’t an awesome week for Mike Woodson’s squad as Indiana went 0-2 dropping at Iowa then at house to Northwestern.
9. MICHIGAN @umichbball
Arduous to determine Michigan out at this level of the season after a 1-1 week together with beating Penn State and a loss to Michigan State.
10. PENN STATE @PennStateMBB
A winless week has Penn State followers beginning to sweat a bit about their crew’s possibilities this season.
11. ILLINOIS @IlliniMBB
Turmoil in Champaign was quelled by an enormous victory at house versus Wisconsin.
12. MARYLAND @TerrapinHoops
The Terrapins went 1-1 this week week dropping to Rutgers however then bouncing again to defeat Ohio State.
13. NEBRASKA @HuskerHoops
A highway win at Minnesota gave the Huskers a 1-1 week after beginning issues off with a loss at Michigan State.
14. MINNESOTA @GopherMBB
The Gophers performed effectively final week however nonetheless got here up quick in losses to Wisconsin and Nebraska.