Six Big Ten teams are receiving votes in the latest Associated Press (AP) and/or USA Today coaches polls, including four teams among the top 25. Ohio State extended its winning streak to 18 straight games with a victory at nationally ranked Northwestern to top the conference at No. 4 in the AP poll and No. 3 in the USA Today ranking. Michigan and Northwestern remained among the top 20 in both polls, with the Wolverines climbing to No. 18 in the media vote and No. 16 in the coaches' tally and the Wildcats ranked No. 19 by the AP and No. 18 by USA Today. Nebraska moved up one spot to No. 24 in the coaches' poll while receiving votes from the media. Wisconsin and Michigan State also received votes in the national polls.