2020
Season
Rank
28
Won-Lost-Tied
6-2-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 18
Pre-Season
10-24 18 a 74 Purdue 20 24
10-31 59 h 89 Northwestern 20 21
11-07 82 h 56 Michigan State 49 7
11-13 78 a 40 Minnesota 35 7
11-21 54 a 79 Penn State 41 21
11-27 50 h 86 Nebraska 26 20
12-05 46 a 84 Illinois 35 21
12-12 44 h 23 Wisconsin 28 7
01-12 28
Season Complete
2019
Season
Rank
15
Won-Lost-Tied
10-3-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 16
Pre-Season
08-31 15 h 96 Miami (Ohio) 38 14
09-07 18 h 111 Rutgers 30 0
09-14 17 a 23 Iowa State 18 17
09-28 11 h 75 Middle Tennessee 48 3
10-05 13 a 15 Michigan 3 10
10-12 15 h 12 Penn State 12 17
10-19 19 h 80 Purdue 26 20
10-26 18 a 71 Northwestern 20 0
11-09 17 a 18 Wisconsin 22 24
11-16 20 h 4 Minnesota 23 19
11-23 18 h 58 Illinois 19 10
11-29 19 a 78 Nebraska 27 24
Holiday Bowl
12-27 19
sd
San Diego, CA
25 Southern Cal 49 24
01-15 15
Season Complete
2018
Season
Rank
25
Won-Lost-Tied
9-4-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 29
Pre-Season
09-01 29 h 55 Northern Illinois 33 7
09-08 25 h 35 Iowa State 13 3
09-15 17 h Northern Iowa 38 14
09-22 17 h 22 Wisconsin 17 28
10-06 22 a 59 Minnesota 48 31
10-13 25 a 59 Indiana 42 16
10-20 19 h 53 Maryland 23 0
10-27 15 a 25 Penn State 24 30
11-03 18 a 62 Purdue 36 38
11-10 40 h 51 Northwestern 10 14
11-17 49 a 90 Illinois 63 0
11-23 43 h 73 Nebraska 31 28
Outback Bowl
01-01 38
tam
Tampa, FL
15 Mississippi State 27 22
01-08 25
Season Complete
2017
Season
Rank
50
Won-Lost-Tied
8-5-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 27
Pre-Season
09-02 28 h 69 Wyoming 24 3
09-09 24 a 81 Iowa State 44 41
09-16 24 h 124 North Texas 31 14
09-23 24 h 7 Penn State 19 21
09-30 26 a 53 Michigan State 10 17
10-07 40 h 65 Illinois 45 16
10-21 39 a 56 Northwestern 10 17
10-28 51 h 59 Minnesota 17 10
11-04 42 h 4 Ohio State 55 24
11-11 32 a 5 Wisconsin 14 38
11-18 34 h 80 Purdue 15 24
11-24 60 a 76 Nebraska 56 14
Pinstripe Bowl
12-27 57
brnx
Bronx, NY
58 Boston College 27 20
01-09 50
Season Complete
2016
Season
Rank
22
Won-Lost-Tied
8-5-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 11
Pre-Season
09-03 11 h 106 Miami (Ohio) 45 21
09-10 13 h 108 Iowa State 42 3
09-17 13 h North Dakota St. 21 23
09-24 30 a 91 Rutgers 14 7
10-01 32 h 70 Northwestern 31 38
10-08 55 a 68 Minnesota 14 7
10-15 45 a 82 Purdue 49 35
10-22 43 h 10 Wisconsin 9 17
11-05 49 a 20 Penn State 14 41
11-12 54 h 3 Michigan 14 13
11-19 39 a 77 Illinois 28 0
11-25 36 h 9 Nebraska 40 10
Outback Bowl
01-02 17
tam
Tampa, FL
15 Florida 3 30
01-10 22
Season Complete
2015
Season
Rank
9
Won-Lost-Tied
12-2-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 57
Pre-Season
09-05 57 h Illinois St. 31 14
09-12 60 a 97 Iowa State 31 17
09-19 59 h 52 Pittsburgh 27 24
09-26 50 h 125 North Texas 62 16
10-03 47 a 21 Wisconsin 10 6
10-10 21 h 52 Illinois 29 20
10-17 16 a 19 Northwestern 40 10
10-31 11 h 86 Maryland 31 15
11-07 11 a 74 Indiana 35 27
11-14 11 h 65 Minnesota 40 35
11-21 8 h 87 Purdue 40 20
11-27 10 a 73 Nebraska 28 20
Big 10 Championship
12-05 6
ind
Indianapolis, IN
4 Michigan State 13 16
Rose Bowl
01-01 6
pasa
8 Stanford 16 45
01-12 9
Season Complete
2014
Season
Rank
62
Won-Lost-Tied
7-6-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 37
Pre-Season
08-30 37 h Northern Iowa 31 23
09-06 38 h 58 Ball State 17 13
09-13 35 h 109 Iowa State 17 20
09-20 54 a 22 Pittsburgh 24 20
09-27 36 a 111 Purdue 24 10
10-11 34 h 63 Indiana 45 29
10-18 31 a 55 Maryland 31 38
11-01 40 h 61 Northwestern 48 7
11-08 35 a 46 Minnesota 14 51
11-15 44 a 82 Illinois 30 14
11-22 36 h 17 Wisconsin 24 26
11-28 44 h 29 Nebraska 34 37
Gator Bowl
01-02 56
jacf
Jacksonville, FL
49 Tennessee 28 45
01-13 62
Season Complete
2013
Season
Rank
34
Won-Lost-Tied
8-5-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 79
Pre-Season
08-31 79 h 16 Northern Illinois 27 30
09-07 78 h Missouri St. 28 14
09-14 79 a 68 Iowa State 27 21
09-21 72 h 123 Western Michigan 59 3
09-28 71 a 36 Minnesota 23 7
10-05 53 h 31 Michigan State 14 26
10-19 53 a 4 Ohio State 24 34
10-26 55 h 43 Northwestern 17 10
11-02 49 h 33 Wisconsin 9 28
11-09 54 a 90 Purdue 38 14
11-23 56 h 33 Michigan 24 21
11-29 42 a 29 Nebraska 38 17
Outback Bowl
01-01 33
tam
Tampa, FL
18 LSU 14 21
01-07 34
Season Complete
2012
Season
Rank
79
Won-Lost-Tied
4-8-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 52
Pre-Season
09-01 52
chi
Chicago, IL
31 Northern Illinois 18 17
09-08 40 h 32 Iowa State 6 9
09-15 45 h Northern Iowa 27 16
09-22 47 h 107 Central Michigan 31 32
09-29 65 h 84 Minnesota 31 13
10-13 63 a 15 Michigan State 19 16
10-20 31 h 40 Penn State 14 38
10-27 41 a 42 Northwestern 17 28
11-03 47 a 96 Indiana 21 24
11-10 64 h 83 Purdue 24 27
11-17 76 a 22 Michigan 17 42
11-23 77 h 16 Nebraska 7 13
01-08 79
Season Complete
2011
Season
Rank
52
Won-Lost-Tied
7-6-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 28
Pre-Season
09-03 28 h Tennessee Tech 34 7
09-10 30 a 74 Iowa State 41 44
09-17 48 h 56 Pittsburgh 31 27
09-24 48 h 110 La. Monroe 45 17
10-08 42 a 38 Penn State 3 13
10-15 44 h 60 Northwestern 41 31
10-22 42 h 113 Indiana 45 24
10-29 39 a 110 Minnesota 21 22
11-05 55 h 18 Michigan 24 16
11-12 49 h 11 Michigan State 21 37
11-19 52 a 74 Purdue 31 21
11-25 47 a 19 Nebraska 7 20
Insight Bowl
12-30 47
tem
Tempe, AZ
10 Oklahoma 14 31
01-10 52
Season Complete
2010
Season
Rank
28
Won-Lost-Tied
8-5-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 8
Pre-Season
09-04 8 h Eastern Illinois 37 7
09-11 10 h 60 Iowa State 35 7
09-18 9 a 29 Arizona 27 34
09-25 14 h 119 Ball State 45 0
10-02 15 h 10 Penn State 24 3
10-16 10 a 29 Michigan 38 28
10-23 9 h 13 Wisconsin 30 31
10-30 14 h 8 Michigan State 37 6
11-06 12 a 80 Indiana 18 13
11-13 11 a 39 Northwestern 17 21
11-20 20 h 11 Ohio State 17 20
11-27 23 a 86 Minnesota 24 27
Insight Bowl
12-28 38
tem
Tempe, AZ
18 Missouri 27 24
01-11 28
Season Complete
2009
Season
Rank
8
Won-Lost-Tied
11-2-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 32
Pre-Season
09-05 32 h Northern Iowa 17 16
09-12 30 a 100 Iowa State 35 3
09-19 31 h 27 Arizona 27 17
09-26 26 a 14 Penn State 21 10
10-03 9 h 103 Arkansas State 24 21
10-10 8 h 39 Michigan 30 28
10-17 8 a 26 Wisconsin 20 10
10-24 5 a 48 Michigan State 15 13
10-31 4 h 64 Indiana 42 24
11-07 4 h 59 Northwestern 10 17
11-14 10 a 13 Ohio State 24 27
11-21 12 h 61 Minnesota 12 0
Orange Bowl
01-05 9
mia
Miami, FL
10 Georgia Tech 24 14
01-08 8
Season Complete
2008
Season
Rank
32
Won-Lost-Tied
9-4-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 72
Pre-Season
08-30 72 h Maine 46 3
09-06 75 h 110 Florida Int. 42 0
09-13 76 h 77 Iowa State 17 5
09-20 67 a 84 Pittsburgh 20 21
09-27 77 h 55 Northwestern 17 22
10-04 81 a 31 Michigan State 13 16
10-11 80 a 75 Indiana 45 9
10-18 76 h 39 Wisconsin 38 16
11-01 44 a 50 Illinois 24 27
11-08 54 h 2 Penn State 24 23
11-15 38 h 71 Purdue 22 17
11-22 38 a 54 Minnesota 55 0
Outback Bowl
01-01 31
tam
Tampa, FL
41 South Carolina 31 10
01-09 32
Season Complete
2007
Season
Rank
72
Won-Lost-Tied
6-6-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 60
Pre-Season
09-01 60
chi
Chicago, IL
64 Northern Illinois 16 3
09-08 59 h 70 Syracuse 35 0
09-15 55 a 88 Iowa State 13 15
09-22 68 a 7 Wisconsin 13 17
09-29 64 h 72 Indiana 20 28
10-06 71 a 45 Penn State 7 27
10-13 71 h 11 Illinois 10 6
10-20 70 a 20 Purdue 6 31
10-27 69 h 51 Michigan State 34 27
11-03 61 a 54 Northwestern 28 17
11-10 54 h 93 Minnesota 21 16
11-17 54 h 106 Western Michigan 19 28
01-08 72
Season Complete
2006
Season
Rank
60
Won-Lost-Tied
6-7-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 26
Pre-Season
09-02 26 h Montana 41 7
09-09 27 a 88 Syracuse 20 13
09-16 28 h 34 Iowa State 27 17
09-23 23 a 99 Illinois 24 7
09-30 20 h 1 Ohio State 17 38
10-07 22 h 28 Purdue 47 17
10-14 21 a 97 Indiana 28 31
10-21 36 a 3 Michigan 6 20
10-28 38 h 84 Northern Illinois 24 14
11-04 38 h 62 Northwestern 7 21
11-11 44 h 9 Wisconsin 21 24
11-18 48 a 51 Minnesota 24 34
Alamo Bowl
12-30 56
sa
San Antonio, TX
22 Texas 24 26
01-09 60
Season Complete
2005
Season
Rank
26
Won-Lost-Tied
7-5-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 7
Pre-Season
09-03 7 h 105 Ball State 56 0
09-10 6 a 51 Iowa State 3 23
09-17 23 h Northern Iowa 45 21
09-24 27 a 14 Ohio State 6 31
10-01 29 h 78 Illinois 35 7
10-08 31 a 40 Purdue 34 17
10-15 26 h 83 Indiana 38 21
10-22 24 h 21 Michigan 20 23
11-05 31 a 27 Northwestern 27 28
11-12 33 a 12 Wisconsin 20 10
11-19 21 h 27 Minnesota 52 28
Outback Bowl
01-02 19
tam
Tampa, FL
20 Florida 24 31
01-05 26
Season Complete
2004
Season
Rank
7
Won-Lost-Tied
10-2-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 10
Pre-Season
09-04 10 h 88 Kent State 39 7
09-11 10 h 87 Iowa State 17 10
09-18 9 a 54 Arizona State 7 44
09-25 27 a 11 Michigan 17 30
10-02 31 h 62 Michigan State 38 16
10-16 25 h 20 Ohio State 33 7
10-23 20 a 75 Penn State 6 4
10-30 20 a 97 Illinois 23 13
11-06 16 h 35 Purdue 23 21
11-13 16 a 57 Minnesota 29 27
11-20 15 h 14 Wisconsin