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Big 10 Football - Week 9 of 13

Michigan St. Spartans Playoff Picture

Are the Michigan St. Spartans going to play in the Conference Championship game? The Michigan St. playoff picture table presents the probabilities that the Spartans will win the division and play in the Conference Championship game. All future unplayed conference games are assumed won/lost with a probability based upon relative team strengths.

Eastern Division Playoff Standings
Record Rcrd Divisional Winner No Playoffs
Team W L 1 2 3 4 5 6 7
Michigan 5 0 72% 22% 5% 1% <1% <1% ^
Ohio St. 4 1 25% 34% 25% 12% 4% <1% <1%
Michigan St. 2 2 1% 22% 29% 26% 18% 4% <1%
Penn St. 2 2 1% 8% 21% 34% 29% 5% 1%
Maryland 2 2 <1% 14% 18% 21% 23% 23% <1%
Indiana 1 4 <1% <1% 1% 5% 26% 67% 1%
Rutgers 0 5 X <1% <1% <1% <1% 2% 97%
 
  • Notes
  • ^ means the team will finish better than this playoff spot
  • X means the team cannot win this playoff spot
  • 50% - probability the team will win this playoff spot - green number indicates the team controls its destiny for this spot
  • 50% - probability the team will win this playoff spot - red number indicates the team does not control its destiny for this spot
  • Table Sorting Method

Spartans Conference Schedule
Current Week 9
Week Wk Opponent Score Home / Away Date / Time (ET)
4 Indiana 
(4‑4)
35‑21 Away Sat Sep 22, 7:30 pm
6 NorthwesternN. Western 
(4‑3)
19‑29 Home Sat Oct 6, 12:00 pm
7 Penn St. 
(5‑2)
21‑17 Away Sat Oct 13, 3:30 pm
8 Michigan 
(7‑1)
7‑21 Home Sat Oct 20, 12:00 pm
9 Purdue 
(4‑3)
  Home Sat Oct 27, 12:00 pm
10 Maryland 
(4‑3)
  Away Sat Nov 3, 12:00 am
11 Ohio St. 
(7‑1)
  Home Sat Nov 10, 12:00 am
12 Nebraska 
(1‑6)
  Away Sat Nov 17, 12:00 am
13 Rutgers 
(1‑7)
  Home Sat Nov 24, 12:00 am


Spartans Nonconference Schedule
Week Wk Opponent Conference Score Home / Away Date / Time (ET)
1 Utah St. 
(6‑1)
Mountain West Mntn West 38‑31 Home Fri Aug 31, 7:00 pm
2 Arizona St. 
(3‑4)
PAC 12 PAC 12 13‑16 Away Sat Sep 8, 10:45 pm
5 Central MichiganC. Michigan 
(1‑7)
MAC MAC 31‑20 Home Sat Sep 29, 12:00 pm