Two conference teams appear in the top six of Tuesday's poll with Michigan appearing at No. 4 and Northwestern checking in at No. 6. Both teams have been staples of the top 10 for most of the season. Moving up six spots to No. 27 in this week's poll was Illinois and is followed closely by No. 28 Iowa. Also appearing in this week's ranks includes No. 32 Ohio State, No. 43 Indiana, No. 52 Purdue and No. 66 Minnesota.