Big Ten teams claimed three of the top 10 spots in the preseason USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine Poll. Leading the way at No. 3 is Wisconsin, which also earned a first-place vote. Following Wisconsin were Minnesota at No. 5 and Michigan at No. 10. The 2013-14 season begins on Oct. 10 while Big Ten play will open Nov. 29 with each team taking part in a 20-game slate.