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Big 10 Basketball - Regular Season Complete

Northwestern Wildcats Standings

Where are the Northwestern Wildcats going to finish in the regular season standings and be seeded in the post season tournament? The Northwestern standings table presents the probabilities of the Wildcats winning different finishing spots. All future unplayed conference games are assumed won/lost with a probability based upon relative team strengths.

Big 10 Basketball Standings
Record Rcrd Regular Season Finish
Team W L GP 1* 2* 3* 4* 5** 6** 7** 8** 9** 10** 11 12 13 14
Illinois 15 5 20 100% ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^
Wisconsin 15 5 20 X 100% ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^
Purdue 14 6 20 X X 100% ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^
Rutgers 12 8 20 X X X 100% ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^
Iowa 12 8 20 X X X X 100% ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^
Ohio St. 12 8 20 X X X X X 100% ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^
Michigan St. 11 9 20 X X X X X X 100% ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^
Michigan 11 9 20 X X X X X X X 100% ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^
Indiana 9 11 20 X X X X X X X X 100% ^ ^ ^ ^ ^
Maryland 7 13 20 X X X X X X X X X 100% ^ ^ ^ ^
Penn State 7 13 20 X X X X X X X X X X 100% ^ ^ ^
NorthwesternN. Western 7 13 20 X X X X X X X X X X X 100% ^ ^
Nebraska 4 16 20 X X X X X X X X X X X X 100% ^
Minnesota 4 16 20 X X X X X X X X X X X X X 100%
  • 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
  • *  denotes first and second round byes in the post season conference tournament
  • ** denotes first round bye in the post season conference tournament


(12) Wildcats 1st Round Playoff Matchup Probabilities
Record Probability
Opponent W L
Bye X
(13)Nebraska 4 16 100%
(1)Illinois 15 5 X
(2)Wisconsin 15 5 X
(3)Purdue 14 6 X
(4)Rutgers 12 8 X
(5)Iowa 12 8 X
(6)Ohio St. 12 8 X
(7)Michigan St. 11 9 X
(8)Michigan 11 9 X
(9)Indiana 9 11 X
(10)Maryland 7 13 X
(11)Penn State 7 13 X
(14)Minnesota 4 16 X
Elimination X



Wildcats Conference Schedule
Current Week
Week Wk Opponent Score Home / Away Date / Time (ET)
4 Maryland
(15‑17)
67‑61 Away Sun Dec 5
8 Michigan St.
(22‑12)
67‑73 Home Sun Jan 2
9 Penn State
(14‑17)
70‑74 Home Wed Jan 5
9 Ohio St.
(19‑11)
87‑95 Away Sun Jan 9
10 Maryland
(15‑17)
87‑94 (OT) Home Wed Jan 12
10 Michigan St.
(22‑12)
64‑62 Away Sat Jan 15
11 Wisconsin
(24‑7)
76‑82 Home Tue Jan 18
11 Purdue
(27‑7)
60‑80 Away Sun Jan 23
12 Michigan
(17‑14)
70‑72 Away Wed Jan 26
12 Illinois
(22‑9)
56‑59 Home Sat Jan 29
13 Rutgers
(18‑13)
79‑78 (OT) Home Tue Feb 1
13 Nebraska
(10‑22)
87‑63 Away Sat Feb 5, 1:00 pm
14 Indiana
(20‑13)
59‑51 Home Tue Feb 8, 9:00 pm
14 Illinois
(22‑9)
66‑73 Away Sun Feb 13, 2:00 pm
15 Purdue
(27‑7)
64‑70 Home Wed Feb 16, 9:00 pm
15 Minnesota
(13‑17)
60‑77 Away Sat Feb 19, 4:00 pm
16 Nebraska
(10‑22)
77‑65 Home Tue Feb 22, 8:00 pm
16 Penn State
(14‑17)
60‑67 Away Fri Feb 25, 7:00 pm
17 Iowa
(26‑9)
61‑82 Away Mon Feb 28, 9:00 pm
17 Minnesota
(13‑17)
75‑62 Home Sun Mar 6, 7:30 pm


Wildcats Nonconference Schedule
Week Wk Opponent Conference Score Home / Away Date / Time (ET)
1 Eastern Illinois ‑‑ 80‑56 Home Tue Nov 9
1 High Point ‑‑ 95‑60 Home Fri Nov 12
2 New Orleans ‑‑ 83‑67 Home Tue Nov 16
2 Fair. Dickinson ‑‑ 82‑46 Home Thu Nov 18
3 Providence ‑‑ 72‑77 Home Mon Nov 22
3 Georgia
(6‑26)
SECSEC 78‑62 Home Tue Nov 23
4 Wake Forest
(23‑9)
ACCACC 73‑77 (OT) Away Tue Nov 30
5 NJIT ‑‑ 70‑52 Home Sun Dec 12
7 Illinois-Springfield ‑‑ 90‑50 Home Mon Dec 20