Six team race for title as Big Ten play kicks off

By Bruce Hooley
FOX Sports Ohio
Wednesday, September 29, 2010

If the rankings can be believed, then six teams have a shot in the Big Ten championship race when it commences on Saturday.

Ohio State leads the pack of a half-dozen conference members in the Top 25, with its No. 2 national ranking clearly the class of the league.

The Buckeyes (4-0) have no Big Ten rival in the Top Ten, which makes them the clear frontrunner for a sixth straight title.

No. 11 Wisconsin (4-0) and No. 17 Iowa (3-1) get OSU at home later in the season, however, so there