B1G teams of last year sorted by Sagarin-predictor rating....
By Zanzibar on 09:43:09 07/30/20
[In reply to "The West is far from garbage. *" by Buck Martini, posted at 17:13:40 07/29/20]
2019: West = blue, East = red...
1. Ohio State (105.93)
The West is a small bit stronger at the very bottom, as the two worst teams are in the East, and one of those two is far worse than any West team.
However, after those two, the next four worst teams are all in the West -- and that's more than half of that division. And at the top the East has three of the top four.
I think the difference was more striking in prior years than it was last year. Michigan State fell off, and Minnesota had a good season. 2018:
3. Ohio State