When a conference has three teams in the top five of the preseason coaches’ poll, it’s no surprise that there’s plenty of star power on the rosters. The Big Ten is going to be the toughest, deepest league in the country this season, and it features plenty of All-America prospects among its elite players.
The best of that rarefied group is Indiana center Cody Zeller, a favorite for national Player of the Year recognition. The high-scoring seven-footer will help his case considerably if he can follow up on the Hoosiers’ preseason hype by leading his team to its first Final Four in a decade.
Read on for more on Zeller and the rest of the best individual talents on each team in the Big Ten this year.