It’s a busy week in the Big Ten.

Basketball continues to ramp up with conference play on the horizon. Plus, football hits its apex this week as the Big Ten Championship Game is set to go on Saturday along with a set of other games also happening on Friday and Saturday. Before all that, the league will announce its all-conference teams on Big Ten Network this week.

The excitement kicks off on Tuesday with the All-Big Ten offensive team along with offensive individual awards. That includes offensive player of the year, offensive lineman of the year and other individual offensive awards.

On Wednesday, defensive awards will be handed out along with the All-Big Ten defensive team. The next day, special teams and head coaching awards will be announced.

These awards come during a busy week in the landscape of Big Ten football. Early Signing Day is Wednesday, which will surely be a big news day for the conference’s teams. Then, the championship week tilts begin on Friday with some intriguing matchups, including rivalry games such as the game for the Old Oaken Bucket and Paul Bunyan’s Axe.