Big Ten Champions Week is here and while the focus will be in Indianapolis on the conference’s championship game, there are still plenty of good match-ups in play. Many of which will have impacts on teams qualifying for and being invited to bowl games.

A look at the seven match-ups as the Big Ten closes out the regular season for what has been a very irregular season for sure:

Friday, December 18 

  • Nebraska at Rutgers (4:00 PM ET; Big Ten Network)
  • Purdue at Indiana (7:30 PM ET; Big Ten Network)

Saturday, December 19 

  • Ohio State vs. Northwestern (12:00 PM ET; FOX, B1G Championship Game)
  • Minnesota at Wisconsin (4:00 PM ET; Big Ten Network)
  • Illinois at Penn State (5:30 PM ET; FS1)
  • Michigan at Iowa (7:00 PM ET; ESPN)
  • Michigan State at Maryland (7:30 PM ET; Big Ten Network)