Where We Rank: Four Big Ten teams appear among the top 25 of the latest national rankings, according to the Associated Press (AP) and the USA Today Coaches polls. In the latest AP vote, Penn State paces all conference teams at No. 12, with Purdue and Nebraska appearing at Nos. 18 and 19, respectively. Iowa jumps four spots to No. 21 this week, with Michigan State also receiving votes from the media. In the coaches rankings, the Lady Lions are ranked 12th, followed by Nebraska at No. 16, Purdue is ranked 23rd and Iowa appears at No. 24.