Originally written on The Sports Bank  |  Last updated 5/6/14
I think I’ll pass on doing a Big Ten football power rankings this week. As much as I love that my Illini are the second or third best team in the league right now, I’m just going to skip ahead and do the college basketball PR instead. yes, I’m doing these 21 days ahead of Big Ten hoops media day. Besides, it seems like everyone is doing power rankings these days, and 99% of them totally suck. So it’s hard to distinguish your Big Ten power rankings from all the crap. If you really need to see a football PR go here. It’s pretty awesome, as they link up every team with a Star Wars character. (Off Tackle Empire) 3. Illinois=Han Solo Han is an offbeat, yet charismatic guy that does his own thing.  Sometimes he’s a hero, sometimes he ends up frozen in suspended animation. Ok two more, and then it’s on to my own hoops rankings. 8. Ohio State=Darth Vader The ultimate villian, hated by everyone.  By the end, though, he’s more hapless than powerful. 4. Nebraska=Qui-Qon Jinn A well respected...
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