Four Big Ten teams were ranked among the top 25 in the final BCS poll of the 2009 season. The Big Ten and SEC were the only two conferences with two teams among the top 10 in the final BCS rankings. Big Ten Champion Ohio State continued to pace the conference and ended the regular-season ranked No. 8 in the final BCS poll. Among other Big Ten teams, Iowa was rated No. 10, Penn State ranked No. 13 while Wisconsin re-entered the poll at No. 25.