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The Big Ten began last week with four teams in the Associated Press Top 10:

Team Rank Comment

Iowa 3rd Had its highest preseason ranking (No. 5) in 65 years.

Wisconsin 4th Loss to Marquette on Friday ended 11-game winning streak.

Illinois 5th Has highest ranking since being No. 1 in final poll of 2005.

Michigan State 8th Beat Duke in Durham 75-69 on Tuesday night.

Other ranked Big Ten teams: No. 23 Ohio State, No. 24 Rutgers