2020
Season
Rank
24
Won-Lost-Tied
7-2-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 72
Pre-Season
10-24 72 h 97 Maryland 43 3
10-31 89 a 59 Iowa 21 20
11-07 77 h 79 Nebraska 21 13
11-14 71 a 62 Purdue 27 20
11-21 48 h 15 Wisconsin 17 7
11-28 25 a 87 Michigan State 20 29
12-12 39 h 87 Illinois 28 10
Big 10 Championship
12-19 33
ind
Indianapolis, IN
3 Ohio State 10 22
Citrus Bowl
01-01 33
orl
Orlando, FL
28 Auburn 35 19
01-12 24
Season Complete
2019
Season
Rank
72
Won-Lost-Tied
3-9-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 37
Pre-Season
08-31 37 a 23 Stanford 7 17
09-14 36 h 118 Nevada-Las Vegas 30 14
09-21 38 h 34 Michigan State 10 31
09-28 43 a 14 Wisconsin 15 24
10-05 46 a 51 Nebraska 10 13
10-18 61 h 3 Ohio State 3 52
10-26 71 h 18 Iowa 0 20
11-02 74 a 38 Indiana 3 34
11-09 78 h 80 Purdue 22 24
11-16 87 h 129 Massachusetts 45 6
11-23 82 h 10 Minnesota 22 38
11-30 85 a 64 Illinois 29 10
01-15 72
Season Complete
2018
Season
Rank
34
Won-Lost-Tied
9-5-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 28
Pre-Season
08-30 28 a 32 Purdue 31 27
09-08 19 h 51 Duke 7 21
09-15 30 h 110 Akron 34 39
09-29 76 h 13 Michigan 17 20
10-06 79 a 32 Michigan State 29 19
10-13 71 h 81 Nebraska 34 31
10-20 70 a 113 Rutgers 18 15
10-27 63 h 21 Wisconsin 31 17
11-03 38 h 1 Notre Dame 21 31
11-10 51 a 40 Iowa 14 10
11-17 41 a 63 Minnesota 24 14
11-24 33 a 92 Illinois 24 16
Big 10 Championship
12-01 29
ind
Indianapolis, IN
5 Ohio State 24 45
Holiday Bowl
12-31 37
sd
San Diego, CA
28 Utah 31 20
01-08 34
Season Complete
2017
Season
Rank
21
Won-Lost-Tied
10-3-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 30
Pre-Season
09-02 30 h 107 Nevada 31 20
09-09 32 a 84 Duke 17 41
09-16 59 h 121 Bowling Green 49 7
09-30 60 a 13 Wisconsin 24 33
10-07 61 h 4 Penn State 7 31
10-14 68 a 44 Maryland 37 21
10-21 56 h 39 Iowa 17 10
10-28 47 h 13 Michigan State 39 31
11-04 34 a 63 Nebraska 31 24
11-11 33 h 78 Purdue 23 13
11-18 30 h 62 Minnesota 39 0
11-25 26 a 97 Illinois 42 7
Music City Bowl
12-29 24
nash
Nashville, TN
45 Kentucky 24 23
01-09 21
Season Complete
2016
Season
Rank
39
Won-Lost-Tied
7-6-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 34
Pre-Season
09-03 34 h 31 Western Michigan 21 22
09-10 37 h Illinois St. 7 9
09-17 59 h 86 Duke 24 13
09-24 58 h 26 Nebraska 13 24
10-01 70 a 32 Iowa 38 31
10-15 54 a 48 Michigan State 54 40
10-22 47 h 45 Indiana 24 14
10-29 41 a 5 Ohio State 20 24
11-05 46 h 7 Wisconsin 7 21
11-12 55 a 80 Purdue 45 17
11-19 50 a 45 Minnesota 12 29
11-26 59 h 80 Illinois 42 21
Pinstripe Bowl
12-28 54
brnx
Bronx, NY
28 Pittsburgh 31 24
01-10 39
Season Complete
2015
Season
Rank
23
Won-Lost-Tied
10-3-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 64
Pre-Season
09-05 64 h 21 Stanford 16 6
09-12 37 h Eastern Illinois 41 0
09-19 42 a 55 Duke 19 10
09-26 23 h 88 Ball State 24 19
10-03 17 h 40 Minnesota 27 0
10-10 15 a 27 Michigan 0 38
10-17 19 h 16 Iowa 10 40
10-24 24 a 57 Nebraska 30 28
11-07 24 h 31 Penn State 23 21
11-14 20 h 86 Purdue 21 14
11-21 19 a 24 Wisconsin 13 7
11-28 15
chi
Chicago, IL
68 Illinois 24 14
Outback Bowl
01-01 13
tam
Tampa, FL
41 Tennessee 6 45
01-12 23
Season Complete
2014
Season
Rank
65
Won-Lost-Tied
5-7-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 68
Pre-Season
08-30 68 h 102 California 24 31
09-06 85 h 31 Northern Illinois 15 23
09-20 91 h Western Illinois 24 7
09-27 95 a 25 Penn State 29 6
10-04 79 h 19 Wisconsin 20 14
10-11 46 a 51 Minnesota 17 24
10-18 56 h 15 Nebraska 17 38
11-01 61 a 40 Iowa 7 48
11-08 67 h 63 Michigan 9 10
11-15 74 a 10 Notre Dame 43 40
11-22 63 a 93 Purdue 38 14
11-29 53 h 73 Illinois 33 47
01-13 65
Season Complete
2013
Season
Rank
62
Won-Lost-Tied
5-7-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 23
Pre-Season
08-31 23 a 80 California 44 30
09-07 20 h 39 Syracuse 48 27
09-14 15 h 123 Western Michigan 38 17
09-21 16 h Maine 35 21
10-05 16 h 7 Ohio State 30 40
10-12 18 a 54 Wisconsin 6 35
10-19 36 h 54 Minnesota 17 20
10-26 43 a 55 Iowa 10 17
11-02 51 a 40 Nebraska 24 27
11-16 58 h 35 Michigan 19 27
11-23 57 h 16 Michigan State 6 30
11-30 59 a 74 Illinois 37 34
01-07 62
Season Complete
2012
Season
Rank
23
Won-Lost-Tied
10-3-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 55
Pre-Season
09-01 55 a 83 Syracuse 42 41
09-08 51 h 50 Vanderbilt 23 13
09-15 49 h 83 Boston College 22 13
09-22 50 h South Dakota 38 7
09-29 50 h 112 Indiana 44 29
10-06 46 a 39 Penn State 28 39
10-13 43 a 85 Minnesota 21 13
10-20 41 h 33 Nebraska 28 29
10-27 42 h 41 Iowa 28 17
11-10 38 a 25 Michigan 31 38
11-17 41 a 40 Michigan State 23 20
11-24 36 h 97 Illinois 50 14
Gator Bowl
01-01 27
jacf
Jacksonville, FL
38 Mississippi State 34 20
01-08 23
Season Complete
2011
Season
Rank
55
Won-Lost-Tied
6-7-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 38
Pre-Season
09-03 38 a 52 Boston College 24 17
09-10 33 h Eastern Illinois 42 21
09-17 35 a 84 Army 14 21
10-01 54 a 22 Illinois 35 38
10-08 52 h 20 Michigan 24 42
10-15 60 a 44 Iowa 31 41
10-22 60 h 31 Penn State 24 34
10-29 61 a 115 Indiana 59 38
11-05 59 a 8 Nebraska 28 25
11-12 52 h 98 Rice 28 6
11-19 49 h 107 Minnesota 28 13
11-26 48 h 12 Michigan State 17 31
Meineke Bowl
12-31 52
hou
Houston, TX
37 Texas A&M 22 33
01-10 55
Season Complete
2010
Season
Rank
38
Won-Lost-Tied
7-6-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 35
Pre-Season
09-04 35 a 94 Vanderbilt 23 21
09-11 34 h Illinois St. 37 3
09-18 37 a 93 Rice 30 13
09-25 34 h 32 Central Michigan 30 25
10-02 26 a 81 Minnesota 29 28
10-09 22 h 85 Purdue 17 20
10-23 42 h 12 Michigan State 27 35
10-30 46 a 76 Indiana 20 17
11-06 33 a 34 Penn State 21 35
11-13 39 h 11 Iowa 21 17
11-20 18
chi
Chicago, IL
63 Illinois 27 48
11-27 27 a 7 Wisconsin 23 70
Ticket City Bowl
01-01 25
dal
Dallas, TX
48 Texas Tech 38 45
01-11 38
Season Complete
2009
Season
Rank
35
Won-Lost-Tied
8-5-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 33
Pre-Season
09-05 33 h Towson 47 14
09-12 32 h 117 Eastern Michigan 27 24
09-19 33 a 105 Syracuse 34 37
09-26 52 h 49 Minnesota 24 35
10-03 57 a 86 Purdue 27 21
10-10 58 h 118 Miami (Ohio) 16 6
10-17 55 a 50 Michigan State 14 24
10-24 57 h 63 Indiana 29 28
10-31 54 h 13 Penn State 13 34
11-07 59 a 4 Iowa 17 10
11-14 47 a 78 Illinois 21 16
11-21 45 h 21 Wisconsin 33 31
Outback Bowl
01-01 30
tam
Tampa, FL
40 Auburn 35 38
01-08 35
Season Complete
2008
Season
Rank
33
Won-Lost-Tied
9-4-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 60
Pre-Season
08-30 60 h 97 Syracuse 30 10
09-06 63 a 117 Duke 24 20
09-13 60 h So. Illinois 33 7
09-20 63 h 91 Ohio 16 8
09-27 55 a 77 Iowa 22 17
10-11 52 h 33 Michigan State 20 37
10-18 51 h 67 Purdue 48 26
10-25 43 a 79 Indiana 19 21
11-01 56 a 27 Minnesota 24 17
11-08 32 h 9 Ohio State 10 45
11-15 41 a 67 Michigan 21 14
11-22 32 h 60 Illinois 27 10
Alamo Bowl
12-29 26
sa
San Antonio, TX
19 Missouri 23 30
01-09 33
Season Complete
2007
Season
Rank
60
Won-Lost-Tied
6-6-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 62
Pre-Season
09-01 62 h Northeastern 27 0
09-08 64 h 51 Nevada 36 31
09-15 54 h 119 Duke 14 20
09-22 72 a 2 Ohio State 7 58
09-29 66 h 18 Michigan 16 28
10-06 69 a 32 Michigan State 48 41
10-13 55 h 89 Minnesota 49 48
10-19 53
det
Detroit, MI
112 Eastern Michigan 26 14
10-27 55 a 18 Purdue 17 35
11-03 54 h 61 Iowa 17 28
11-10 60 h 61 Indiana 31 28
11-17 59 a 13 Illinois 22 41
01-08 60
Season Complete
2006
Season
Rank
62
Won-Lost-Tied
4-8-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 31
Pre-Season
08-31 31 a 76 Miami (Ohio) 21 3
09-09 28 h New Hampshire 17 34
09-16 46 h 110 Eastern Michigan 14 6
09-22 46 a 42 Nevada 21 31
09-30 48 a 17 Penn State 7 33
10-07 51 a 15 Wisconsin 9 41
10-14 53 h 35 Purdue 10 31
10-21 55 h 54 Michigan State 38 41
10-28 61 a 2 Michigan 3 17
11-04 62 a 38 Iowa 21 7
11-11 58 h 1 Ohio State 10 54
11-18 62 h 101 Illinois 27 16
01-09 62
Season Complete
2005
Season
Rank
31
Won-Lost-Tied
7-5-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 53
Pre-Season
09-03 53 h 100 Ohio 38 14
09-10 55 h 31 Northern Illinois 38 37
09-17 33 a 25 Arizona State 21 52
09-24 36 h 42 Penn State 29 34
10-08 41 h 5 Wisconsin 51 48
10-15 28 a 41 Purdue 34 29
10-22 23 a 33 Michigan State 49 14
10-29 18 h 16 Michigan 17 33
11-05 27 h 31 Iowa 28 27
11-12 25 a 13 Ohio State 7 48
11-19 32 a 91 Illinois 38 21
Sun Bowl
12-30 25
elp
El Paso, TX
15 UCLA 38 50
01-05 31
Season Complete
2004
Season
Rank
53
Won-Lost-Tied
6-6-0
Date RK Team Logo Site RK Opponent PF PA
08-15 69
Pre-Season
09-02 69 a 17 TCU 45 48
09-11 69 h 54 Arizona State 21 30
09-18 76 h 43 Kansas 20 17
09-25 60 a 13 Minnesota 17 43
10-02 64 h 4 Ohio State 33 27
10-09 63 h 77 Indiana 31 24
10-23 65 a 11 Wisconsin 12 24
10-30 61 h 17 Purdue 13 10
11-06 33 a 82 Penn State 14 7
11-13 30 a 5 Michigan 20 42