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2013 Big Ten Conference Year Summary

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Record: 88-65, .575 W-L% (5th of 11) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 5.05 (4th of 11) ▪ SOS: 2.22 (5th of 11)

Conference Champion: Michigan State (Won Championship Game 34-24)

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Michigan, Nebraska, Northwestern, Ohio State and Wisconsin)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Michigan State, Ohio State and Wisconsin)

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
Leaders W L Pct W L Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Ohio State 12 2 .857 8 1 .889 45.5 22.6 15.65 1.43
Wisconsin 9 4 .692 6 2 .750 34.8 16.3 14.20 2.28
Penn State 7 5 .583 4 4 .500 28.7 26.2 3.40 1.07
Indiana 5 7 .417 3 5 .375 38.4 38.8 4.41 4.74
Illinois 4 8 .333 1 7 .125 29.7 35.4 -3.86 1.98
Purdue 1 11 .083 0 8 .000 14.9 38.0 -12.43 4.98
Legends W L Pct W L Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Michigan State 13 1 .929 9 0 1.000 29.4 13.2 14.74 0.67
Nebraska 9 4 .692 5 3 .625 31.9 24.8 5.22 0.45
Iowa 8 5 .615 5 3 .625 26.3 18.9 7.31 2.31
Minnesota 8 5 .615 4 4 .500 25.7 22.2 5.27 1.35
Michigan 7 6 .538 3 5 .375 32.2 26.8 5.53 3.30
Northwestern 5 7 .417 1 7 .125 26.2 27.1 1.20 2.03

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 9/1 9/8 9/15 9/22 9/29 10/6 10/13 10/20 10/27 11/3 11/10 11/17 11/24 12/1 12/8 Final
Michigan State                   24 18 14 13 11 10 4 3
Ohio State 2 3 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 3 4 3 2 7 12
Wisconsin 23 21 20 24 23     25 22 22 21 17 16 14 21 19 22
Michigan 17 17 11 15 18 19 18   24 23              
Nebraska 18 22 23           25                
Northwestern 22 19 17 18 17 16 19                    

7 Bowl Games

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes TV
2014-01-03 8:30 PM Orange Bowl Clemson 40 Ohio State 35 Discover Orange Bowl - Sun Life Stadium, Miami Gardens, FL ESPN
2014-01-01 5:00 PM Rose Bowl Michigan State 24 Stanford 20 Rose Bowl - Rose Bowl, Pasadena, CA ESPN
2014-01-01 1:00 PM Capital One Bowl South Carolina 34 Wisconsin 24 Capital One Bowl - Florida Citrus Bowl, Orlando, FL ABC
2014-01-01 1:00 PM Outback Bowl Louisiana State 21 Iowa 14 Outback Bowl - Raymond James Stadium, Tampa, FL ESPN
2014-01-01 12:00 PM Gator Bowl Nebraska 24 Georgia 19 TaxSlayer.com Gator Bowl - EverBank Field, Jacksonville, FL ESPN 2
2013-12-28 10:15 PM Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl Kansas State 31 Michigan 14 Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl - Sun Devil Stadium, Tempe, AZ ESPN
2013-12-27 6:00 PM Texas Bowl Syracuse 21 Minnesota 17 Texas Bowl - Reliant Stadium, Houston, TX ESPN

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completion Percentage

1. Nathan Scheelhaase (Illinois) 66.7
2. Braxton Miller* (Ohio State) 63.5
3. Joel Stave* (Wisconsin) 61.9
4. Devin Gardner* (Michigan) 60.3
5. Nate Sudfeld (Indiana) 60.2
6. Trevor Siemian (Northwestern) 59.7
7. Jake Rudock* (Iowa) 59.0
8. Christian Hackenberg (Penn State) 58.9
9. Connor Cook* (Michigan State) 58.7
10. Danny Etling (Purdue) 55.8

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Braxton Miller* (Ohio State) 158.1
2. Devin Gardner* (Michigan) 146.1
3. Nate Sudfeld (Indiana) 142.0
4. Nathan Scheelhaase (Illinois) 140.7
5. Joel Stave* (Wisconsin) 138.1
6. Connor Cook* (Michigan State) 135.5
7. Christian Hackenberg (Penn State) 134.0
8. Jake Rudock* (Iowa) 126.5
9. Trevor Siemian (Northwestern) 126.4
10. Philip Nelson (Minnesota) 119.0

Receiving Yards Per Reception

1. Bennie Fowler* (Michigan State) 17.3
2. Deangelo Yancey (Purdue) 17.1
3. Steve Hull (Illinois) 16.8
4. Maxx Williams (Minnesota) 16.7
5. Derrick Engel (Minnesota) 16.0
6. Kofi Hughes (Indiana) 15.7
7. Jeremy Gallon* (Michigan) 15.4
8. Devin Funchess* (Michigan) 15.3
9. Cody Latimer (Indiana) 15.2
10. Devin Smith* (Ohio State) 15.0

Total Yards Per Play

1. Braxton Miller* (Ohio State) 7.4
2. Devin Gardner* (Michigan) 6.8
3. Nathan Scheelhaase (Illinois) 6.5

Punting Yards Per Punt

1. Cameron Johnston* (Ohio State) 44.0
2. Cody Webster (Purdue) 43.5
3. Peter Mortell (Minnesota) 43.3
4. Mike Sadler* (Michigan State) 42.5
5. Sam Foltz* (Nebraska) 41.6
6. Justin Duvernois (Illinois) 41.1
7. Erich Toth (Indiana) 40.6
8. Connor Kornbrath* (Iowa) 40.0
9. Alex Butterworth (Penn State) 39.2
10. Matt Wile* (Michigan) 38.8

Punt Return Touchdowns

1. Kevonte Martin-Manley* (Iowa) 2

Kickoff Return Yards Per Return

1. Kenny Bell* (Nebraska) 26.5
2. Kenzel Doe* (Wisconsin) 26.4
3. Akeem Hunt (Purdue) 26.1
4. Jordan Cotton* (Iowa) 25.2
5. Dontre Wilson* (Ohio State) 24.9
6. Marcus Jones (Minnesota) 24.9
7. Dennis Norfleet* (Michigan) 23.4
8. Shane Wynn (Indiana) 23.1
9. Matthew Harris (Northwestern) 23.0
10. Geno Lewis (Penn State) 22.3

Interception Return Touchdowns

1. Isaiah Lewis* (Michigan State) 2
  Ricardo Allen (Purdue) 2