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Big 10 Basketball - Week 16 of 18

Big 10 Basketball Winning Magic Numbers

How close is your team to clinching a finishing spot? A Winning Magic Number is the number of consecutive upcoming conference games a team must win to guarantee winning a given finishing spot. Click a team name to proceed to the team standings page.

Big 10 Basketball Standings
Record Rcrd Regular Season Finish
Team W L 1* 2* 3* 4* 5** 6** 7** 8** 9** 10** 11 12 13 14
Michigan 12 3 5 4 4 3 3 1 1 0 ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^
Michigan St. 12 3 DNCD 5 3 3 2 0 ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^
Purdue 11 3 DNCD 6 5 4 3 2 2 1 0 ^ ^ ^ ^ ^
Wisconsin 10 5 DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD 4 3 3 1 1 0 ^ ^ ^ ^
Maryland 10 5 DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD 4 3 2 2 1 0 ^ ^ ^ ^
Iowa 9 5 DNCD DNCD DNCD 6 5 4 3 3 2 2 1 0 ^ ^
Minnesota 7 8 X DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD 5 4 3 3 2 2 0
Ohio St. 6 8 X DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD 6 5 4 4 3 3 0
Illinois 6 9 X X DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD 5 4 4 3 2 0
Rutgers 5 10 X X X X X DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD 5 5 5 4 0
Nebraska 5 10 X X X X DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD 5 5 2 0
Indiana 4 10 X X X X DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD 6 6 5 5 0
NorthwesternN. Western 3 11 X X X X X DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD 5 0
Penn State 2 12 X X X X X X DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD 0
  • Notes
  • ^ means the team will finish better than this playoff spot
  • X means the team cannot win this playoff spot
  • numeric indicates the number of consecutive upcoming games that must be won to guarantee winning this spot
  • "DNCD" indicates the team Does Not Control its Destiny for this playoff spot and thus, even after winning all remaining games, needs help from other teams to win
  • *  denotes first and second round byes in the post season conference tournament
  • ** denotes first round bye in the post season conference tournament