Shatel: Divisional splits need to preserve tradition for Big Ten
Will Urban Meyer and Ohio State end up in the same division as rival Michigan?
Posted: Monday, January 7, 2013 12:00 am
If geography is the priority for re-setting Big Ten football divisions when the league goes to 14 schools, then here’s what my compass reads: a Western Division with Nebraska, Wisconsin, Michigan State, Northwestern, Illinois, Iowa and Minnesota.
Yes, split MSU and Michigan and put the Wolverines and their good friends at Ohio State in the same division. The two old-school rivals will regret it if they don’t.
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Monday, January 7, 2013 12:00 am.