Ranking The Big Ten Non-Conference Schedules: Part 2

Jul 04, 2014 8:45 AM EST

Big Ten football is trying to change the perception of the conference, and we see that more with its nonconference scheduling.

Last week, we began the countdown of Big Ten non-conference schedules. We went from Nos. 14-8. This week, it is time to get to the other seven schools with the best non-conference games for the 2014 season.

There is no sense waiting around, let's jump right into the final countdown for Big Ten's non-conference schedules.

No.  14. Illinois Fighting Illini
No. 13. Purdue Boilermakers
No. 12. Penn State Nittany Lions
No. 11. Indiana Hoosiers
No. 10. Minnesota Golden Gophers
No. 9. Rutgers Scarlet Knights
No. 8. Iowa Hawkeyes