No team is safe. At least that's what we learned this past week.
Just when we thought Indiana and Michigan were beginning to separate from the pack, the Hoosiers were upset by an unranked Illinois team, while the Wolverines were the victims of a court-storming loss in Madison.
There's a clear divide between the top five teams in the conference and it's just a matter of which teams can maintain their momentum down the stretch. Most of the contenders have already played each other once, but plenty of rematches loom, waiting to send the conference standings into more chaos.
With only a few weeks left in the regular season, here's our prediction for how the Big Ten will ultimately shake out.