Badgers move up in polls

Wisconsin moves up to No. 15 in AP poll after win

Wisconsin's 24-7 win over Illinois Saturday gave the Badgers a five-spot boost in the Associated Press poll, released Sunday. The Badgers moved from No. 20 to No. 15 in the AP poll and moved up four spots in the ESPN/USA Today Coaches poll, from No. 20 to No. 16.

Ohio State plummeted in the polls after losing to Northwestern 33-27 Saturday night, moving from No. 6 (ESPN) and No. 7 (AP) to No. 15 (ESPN) and No. 18 (AP). Purdue is the highest ranked Big Ten team, sitting at No. 9 in the AP poll and No. 20 in the Coaches poll. Minnesota is No. 13 in both polls and Michigan is No.14.

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