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Big 10 Football - Week 9 of 13

Minnesota Golden Gophers Playoff Picture

Are the Minnesota Golden Gophers going to play in the Conference Championship game? The Minnesota playoff picture table presents the probabilities that the Golden Gophers 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.

Western Division Playoff Standings
Record Rcrd Divisional Winner No Playoffs
Team W L 1 2 3 4 5 6 7
NorthwesternN. Western 4 1 22% 28% 27% 15% 7% 1% <1%
Wisconsin 3 1 29% 24% 23% 19% 5% <1% <1%
Iowa 3 1 36% 30% 19% 12% 3% <1% <1%
Purdue 3 1 12% 16% 23% 34% 12% 2% <1%
Illinois 1 3 <1% 1% 4% 10% 31% 28% 25%
Nebraska 1 4 <1% <1% <1% 1% 25% 42% 31%
Minnesota 0 4 <1% 1% 4% 9% 17% 26% 43%
 
  • 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

Golden Gophers Conference Schedule
Current Week 9
Week Wk Opponent Score Home / Away Date / Time (ET)
4 Maryland 
(4‑3)
13‑42 Away Sat Sep 22, 12:00 pm
6 Iowa 
(6‑1)
31‑48 Home Sat Oct 6, 3:30 pm
7 Ohio St. 
(7‑1)
14‑30 Away Sat Oct 13, 12:00 pm
8 Nebraska 
(1‑6)
28‑53 Away Sat Oct 20, 3:30 pm
9 Indiana 
(4‑4)
  Home Fri Oct 26, 8:00 pm
10 Illinois 
(3‑4)
  Away Sat Nov 3, 12:00 am
11 Purdue 
(4‑3)
  Home Sat Nov 10, 12:00 am
12 NorthwesternN. Western 
(4‑3)
  Home Sat Nov 17, 12:00 am
13 Wisconsin 
(5‑2)
  Away Sat Nov 24, 12:00 am


Golden Gophers Nonconference Schedule
Week Wk Opponent Conference Score Home / Away Date / Time (ET)
1 New Mexico St. 
(2‑6)
NCAA IndependentsInd. 48‑10 Home Thu Aug 30, 12:00 am
2 Fresno State 
(6‑1)
Mountain West Mntn West 21‑14 Home Sat Sep 8, 7:30 pm
3 Miami OH 
(3‑5)
MAC MAC 26‑3 Home Sat Sep 15, 3:30 pm