Heading into Week 12 of the 2015 college football season, who are the five best Big Ten teams and how do they rank at this stage of the season?

Big Ten football, Week 12: Ranking the 5 best teams

The 2015 college football season is set to enter Week 12 this week and there are a few big games on the schedule. It is getting to the time in the season where rivals face off against each other across the nation.

Throughout the season, the Big Ten football conference has been tight with many teams battling for the top spots. As we head into this week, there are games on the schedule that could decide who ends up facing each other in the Big Ten championship game.

Ranking the five best teams in the conference is never an easy job, especially with the few teams at the top battling among each other.

Despite that fact, there are a few teams in particular that have worked their way to the top of the conference and definitely belong there. Other than those teams, there are a couple more who have been more competitive with tougher schedules than the others.

Let’s dive in and take a look at who the top five teams in the Big Ten football conference are and how they rank heading into Week 12 college football action.