2020
Season
Rank
55
Won-Lost-Tied
3-4-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 11
Pre-Season
10-24 11 h 17 Michigan 24 49
10-30 16 a 95 Maryland 44 45
11-07 39 a 84 Illinois 41 14
11-13 40 h 78 Iowa 7 35
11-20 57 h 67 Purdue 34 31
12-12 57 a 85 Nebraska 24 17
12-19 52 a 36 Wisconsin 17 20
01-12 55
Season Complete
2019
Season
Rank
11
Won-Lost-Tied
11-2-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 46
Pre-Season
08-30 46 h South Dakota St. 28 21
09-07 49 a 41 Fresno State 38 35
09-14 31 h 37 Georgia Southern 35 32
09-28 27 a 85 Purdue 38 31
10-05 23 h 102 Illinois 40 17
10-12 21 h 44 Nebraska 34 7
10-19 18 a 115 Rutgers 42 7
10-26 17 h 85 Maryland 52 10
11-09 15 h 3 Penn State 31 26
11-16 4 a 20 Iowa 19 23
11-23 10 a 82 Northwestern 38 22
11-30 9 h 15 Wisconsin 17 38
Outback Bowl
01-01 15
tam
Tampa, FL
11 Auburn 31 24
01-15 11
Season Complete
2018
Season
Rank
45
Won-Lost-Tied
7-6-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 71
Pre-Season
08-30 71 h 93 New Mexico State 48 10
09-08 68 h 28 Fresno State 21 14
09-15 44 h 108 Miami (Ohio) 26 3
09-22 40 a 77 Maryland 13 42
10-06 59 h 22 Iowa 31 48
10-13 68 a 3 Ohio State 14 30
10-20 66 a 85 Nebraska 28 53
10-26 83 h 75 Indiana 38 31
11-03 79 a 100 Illinois 31 55
11-10 91 h 36 Purdue 41 10
11-17 63 h 41 Northwestern 14 24
11-24 75 a 39 Wisconsin 37 15
Quick Lane Bowl
12-26 48
det
Detroit, MI
43 Georgia Tech 34 10
01-08 45
Season Complete
2017
Season
Rank
71
Won-Lost-Tied
5-7-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 25
Pre-Season
08-31 25 h 122 Buffalo 17 7
09-09 27 a 70 Oregon State 48 14
09-16 25 h 92 Middle Tennessee 34 3
09-30 27 h 76 Maryland 24 31
10-07 48 a 70 Purdue 17 31
10-14 56 h 14 Michigan State 27 30
10-21 67 h 83 Illinois 24 17
10-28 59 a 51 Iowa 10 17
11-04 64 a 19 Michigan 10 33
11-11 70 h 74 Nebraska 54 21
11-18 62 a 30 Northwestern 0 39
11-25 67 h 3 Wisconsin 0 31
01-09 71
Season Complete
2016
Season
Rank
32
Won-Lost-Tied
9-4-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 70
Pre-Season
09-01 70 h 96 Oregon State 30 23
09-10 63 h Indiana St. 58 28
09-24 75 h 84 Colorado State 31 24
10-01 69 a 43 Penn State 26 29
10-08 68 h 55 Iowa 7 14
10-15 66 a 68 Maryland 31 10
10-22 56 h 95 Rutgers 34 32
10-29 52 a 87 Illinois 40 17
11-05 43 h 88 Purdue 44 31
11-12 37 a 11 Nebraska 17 24
11-19 45 h 50 Northwestern 29 12
11-26 39 a 6 Wisconsin 17 31
Holiday Bowl
12-27 42
sd
San Diego, CA
23 Washington State 17 12
01-10 32
Season Complete
2015
Season
Rank
64
Won-Lost-Tied
6-7-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 48
Pre-Season
09-03 48 h 2 TCU 17 23
09-12 48 a 38 Colorado State 23 20
09-19 38 h 124 Kent State 10 7
09-26 43 h 64 Ohio 27 24
10-03 40 a 17 Northwestern 0 27
10-10 43 a 99 Purdue 41 13
10-17 41 h 68 Nebraska 25 48
10-31 62 h 21 Michigan 26 29
11-07 63 a 3 Ohio State 14 28
11-14 65 a 11 Iowa 35 40
11-21 68 h 62 Illinois 32 23
11-28 64 h 33 Wisconsin 21 31
Quick Lane Bowl
12-28 69
det
Detroit, MI
80 Central Michigan 21 14
01-12 64
Season Complete
2014
Season
Rank
35
Won-Lost-Tied
8-5-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 53
Pre-Season
08-28 53 h Eastern Illinois 42 20
09-06 55 h 71 Middle Tennessee 35 24
09-13 51 a 63 TCU 7 30
09-20 59 h 95 San Jose State 24 7
09-27 59 a 48 Michigan 30 14
10-11 51 h 46 Northwestern 24 17
10-18 38 h 83 Purdue 39 38
10-25 33 a 85 Illinois 24 28
11-08 46 h 35 Iowa 51 14
11-15 36 h 7 Ohio State 24 31
11-22 38 a 18 Nebraska 28 24
11-29 26 a 16 Wisconsin 24 34
Citrus Bowl
01-01 32
orl
Orlando, FL
10 Missouri 17 33
01-13 35
Season Complete
2013
Season
Rank
45
Won-Lost-Tied
8-5-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 75
Pre-Season
08-29 75 h 121 Nevada-Las Vegas 51 23
09-07 74 a 117 New Mexico State 44 21
09-14 73 h Western Illinois 29 12
09-21 74 h 17 San Jose State 43 24
09-28 36 h 71 Iowa 7 23
10-05 55 a 12 Michigan 13 42
10-19 54 a 36 Northwestern 20 17
10-26 41 h 36 Nebraska 34 23
11-02 36 a 77 Indiana 42 39
11-09 32 h 38 Penn State 24 10
11-23 26 h 24 Wisconsin 7 20
11-30 28 a 15 Michigan State 3 14
Texas Bowl
12-27 34
hou
Houston, TX
55 Syracuse 17 21
01-07 45
Season Complete
2012
Season
Rank
75
Won-Lost-Tied
6-7-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 107
Pre-Season
08-30 107 a 116 Nevada-Las Vegas 30 27
09-08 107 h New Hampshire 44 7
09-15 107 h 84 Western Michigan 28 23
09-22 95 h 86 Syracuse 17 10
09-29 84 a 65 Iowa 13 31
10-13 85 h 43 Northwestern 13 21
10-20 86 a 36 Wisconsin 13 38
10-27 88 h 73 Purdue 44 28
11-03 81 h 26 Michigan 13 35
11-10 82 a 97 Illinois 17 3
11-17 73 a 16 Nebraska 14 38
11-24 72 h 42 Michigan State 10 26
Meineke Bowl
12-28 72
hou
Houston, TX
32 Texas Tech 31 34
01-08 75
Season Complete
2011
Season
Rank
107
Won-Lost-Tied
3-9-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 86
Pre-Season
09-03 86 a 37 Southern Cal 17 19
09-10 84 h 119 New Mexico State 21 28
09-17 98 h 36 Miami (Ohio) 29 23
09-24 90 h North Dakota St. 24 37
10-01 108 a 17 Michigan 0 58
10-08 109 a 96 Purdue 17 45
10-22 110 h 12 Nebraska 14 41
10-29 110 h 39 Iowa 22 21
11-05 104 a 12 Michigan State 24 31
11-12 105 h 17 Wisconsin 13 42
11-19 107 a 49 Northwestern 13 28
11-26 108 h 52 Illinois 27 7
01-10 107
Season Complete
2010
Season
Rank
86
Won-Lost-Tied
3-9-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 71
Pre-Season
09-02 71 a 39 Middle Tennessee 24 17
09-11 50 h South Dakota 38 41
09-18 70 h 19 Southern Cal 21 32
09-25 71 h 89 Northern Illinois 23 34
10-02 81 h 26 Northwestern 28 29
10-09 83 a 31 Wisconsin 23 41
10-16 89 a 73 Purdue 17 28
10-23 89 h 45 Penn State 21 33
10-30 91 h 13 Ohio State 10 52
11-06 92 a 13 Michigan State 8 31
11-13 93 a 45 Illinois 38 34
11-27 86 h 23 Iowa 27 24
01-11 86
Season Complete
2009
Season
Rank
71
Won-Lost-Tied
6-7-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 64
Pre-Season
09-05 64 a 100 Syracuse 23 20
09-12 62 h 53 Air Force 20 13
09-19 50 h 21 California 21 35
09-26 49 a 52 Northwestern 35 24
10-03 45 h 36 Wisconsin 28 31
10-10 44 h 93 Purdue 35 20
10-17 45 a 18 Penn State 0 20
10-24 49 a 25 Ohio State 7 38
10-31 50 h 51 Michigan State 42 34
11-07 45 h 81 Illinois 32 35
11-14 61 h South Dakota St. 16 13
11-21 61 a 12 Iowa 0 12
Insight Bowl
12-31 65
tem
Tempe, AZ
66 Iowa State 13 14
01-08 71
Season Complete
2008
Season
Rank
64
Won-Lost-Tied
7-6-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 93
Pre-Season
08-30 93 h 112 Northern Illinois 31 27
09-06 92 a 76 Bowling Green 42 17
09-13 86 h Montana State 35 23
09-20 87 h 57 Florida Atlantic 37 3
09-27 69 a 7 Ohio State 21 34
10-04 64 h 75 Indiana 16 7
10-11 58 a 15 Illinois 27 20
10-25 30 a 71 Purdue 17 6
11-01 27 h 56 Northwestern 17 24
11-08 38 h 72 Michigan 6 29
11-15 54 a 49 Wisconsin 32 35
11-22 54 h 38 Iowa 0 55
Insight Bowl
12-31 53
tem
Tempe, AZ
32 Kansas 21 42
01-09 64
Season Complete
2007
Season
Rank
93
Won-Lost-Tied
1-11-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 53
Pre-Season
09-01 53 h 100 Bowling Green 31 32
09-08 67 h 92 Miami (Ohio) 41 35
09-15 69
mia
Miami, FL
93 Florida Atlantic 39 42
09-22 80 h 36 Purdue 31 45
09-29 83 h 2 Ohio State 7 30
10-06 83 a 66 Indiana 20 40
10-13 89 a 55 Northwestern 48 49
10-20 88 h North Dakota St. 21 27
10-27 91 a 10 Michigan 10 34
11-03 90 h 34 Illinois 17 44
11-10 93 a 54 Iowa 16 21
11-17 94 h 14 Wisconsin 34 41
01-08 93
Season Complete
2006
Season
Rank
53
Won-Lost-Tied
6-7-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 38
Pre-Season
08-31 38 a 118 Kent State 44 0
09-09 40 a 33 California 17 42
09-16 39 h 118 Temple 62 0
09-23 38 a 35 Purdue 21 27
09-30 42 h 4 Michigan 14 28
10-07 42 h 17 Penn State 27 28
10-14 47 a 16 Wisconsin 12 48
10-21 50 h N. Dakota St. 10 9
10-28 49 a 1 Ohio State 0 44
11-04 48 h 65 Indiana 63 26
11-11 52 a 71 Michigan State 31 18
11-18 51 h 48 Iowa 34 24
Insight Bowl
12-29 48
tem
Tempe, AZ
38 Texas Tech 41 44
01-09 53
Season Complete
2005
Season
Rank
38
Won-Lost-Tied
7-5-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 54
Pre-Season
09-01 54 a 88 Tulsa 41 10
09-10 56 h 83 Colorado State 56 24
09-17 58 h 118 Florida Atlantic 46 7
09-24 59 h 35 Purdue 42 35
10-01 35 a 31 Penn State 14 44
10-08 36 a 13 Michigan 23 20
10-15 23 h 7 Wisconsin 34 38
10-29 26 h 13 Ohio State 31 45
11-05 32 a 84 Indiana 42 21
11-12 27 h 42 Michigan State 41 18
11-19 27 a 21 Iowa 28 52
Music City Bowl
12-30 29
nash
Nashville, TN
34 Virginia 31 34
01-05 38
Season Complete
2004
Season
Rank
54
Won-Lost-Tied
7-5-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 21
Pre-Season
09-04 21 h 38 Toledo 63 21
09-11 17 h Illinois St. 37 21
09-18 14 a 70 Colorado State 34 16
09-25 13 h 60 Northwestern 43 17
10-02 13 h 79 Penn State 16 7
10-09 9 a 8 Michigan 24 27
10-16 17 a 69 Michigan State 17 51
10-23 39 h 94 Illinois 45 0
10-30 32 a 80 Indiana 21 30
11-06 59 a 10 Wisconsin 14 38
11-13 57 h 16 Iowa 27 29
Music City Bowl
12-31