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Big Ten Conference

Intercollegiate Conference of Faculty Representatives (1896-1986)<br> Also known as the Western Conference<br>

Year Champion Record Note
1896 Wisconsin
2-0-1
1897 Wisconsin
3-0-0
1898 Michigan
3-0-0
1899 Chicago (IL)
4-0-0
1900 Iowa
Minnesota
2-0-1
3-0-1
1901 Michigan
Wisconsin
4-0-0
2-0-0
1902 Michigan
5-0-0
1903 Michigan
Minnesota
Northwestern (IL)
3-0-1
3-0-1
1-0-2
1904 Michigan
Minnesota
2-0-0
3-0-0
1905 Chicago (IL)
7-0-0
1906 Michigan
Minnesota
Wisconsin
1-0-0
2-0-0
3-0-0
1907 Chicago (IL)
4-0-0
1908 Chicago (IL)
5-0-0
1909 Minnesota
3-0-0
1910 Illinois
Minnesota
4-0-0
2-0-0
1911 Minnesota
3-0-1
1912 Wisconsin
5-0-0
1913 Chicago (IL)
7-0-0
1914 Illinois
6-0-0
1915 Illinois
Minnesota
3-0-2
3-0-1
1916 Ohio St.
4-0-0
1917 Ohio St.
4-0-0
1918 Illinois
Michigan
Purdue (IN)
4-0-0
2-0-0
1-0-0
1919 Illinois
6-1-0
1920 Ohio St.
5-0-0
1921 Iowa
5-0-0
1922 Chicago (IL)
Iowa
Michigan
4-0-1
5-0-0
4-0-0
1923 Illinois
Michigan
5-0-0
4-0-0
1924 Chicago (IL)
3-0-3
1925 Michigan
5-1-0
1926 Michigan
Northwestern (IL)
5-0-0
5-0-0
1927 Illinois
Minnesota
5-0-0
3-0-1
1928 Illinois
4-1-0
1929 Purdue (IN)
5-0-0
1930 Michigan
Northwestern (IL)
5-0-0
5-0-0
1931 Michigan
Northwestern (IL)
Purdue (IN)
5-1-0
5-1-0
5-1-0
1932 Michigan
Purdue (IN)
6-0-0
5-0-1
1933 Michigan
Minnesota
5-0-1
2-0-4
1934 Minnesota
5-0-0
1935 Minnesota
Ohio St.
5-0-0
5-0-0
1936 Northwestern (IL)
6-0-0
1937 Minnesota
5-0-0
1938 Minnesota
4-1-0
1939 Ohio St.
5-1-0
1940 Minnesota
6-0-0
1941 Minnesota
5-0-0
1942 Ohio St.
5-1-0
1943 Michigan
Purdue (IN)
6-0-0
6-0-0
1944 Ohio St.
6-0-0
1945 Indiana
5-0-1
1946 Illinois
6-1-0
1947 Michigan
6-0-0
1948 Michigan
6-0-0
1949 Michigan
Ohio St.
4-1-1
4-1-1
1950 Michigan
4-1-1
1951 Illinois
5-0-1
1952 Purdue (IN)
Wisconsin
4-1-1
4-1-1
1953 Illinois
Michigan St.
5-1-0
5-1-0
1954 Ohio St.
7-0-0
1955 Ohio St.
6-0-0
1956 Iowa
5-1-0
1957 Ohio St.
7-0-0
1958 Iowa
5-1-0
1959 Wisconsin
5-2-0
1960 Iowa
Minnesota
5-1-0
5-1-0
1961 Ohio St.
6-0-0
1962 Wisconsin
6-1-0
1963 Illinois
5-1-1
1964 Michigan
6-1-0
1965 Michigan St.
7-0-0
1966 Michigan St.
7-0-0
1967 Indiana
Minnesota
Purdue (IN)
6-1-0
6-1-0
6-1-0
1968 Ohio St.
7-0-0
1969 Michigan
Ohio St.
6-1-0
6-1-0
1970 Ohio St.
7-0-0
1971 Michigan
8-0-0
1972 Michigan
Ohio St.
7-1-0
7-1-0
1973 Michigan
Ohio St.
7-0-1
7-0-1
1974 Michigan
Ohio St.
7-1-0
7-1-0
1975 Ohio St.
8-0-0
1976 Michigan
Ohio St.
7-1-0
7-1-0
1977 Michigan
Ohio St.
7-1-0
7-1-0
1978 Michigan
Michigan St.
7-1-0
7-1-0
1979 Ohio St.
8-0-0
1980 Michigan
8-0-0
1981 Iowa
Ohio St.
6-2-0
6-2-0
1982 Michigan
8-1-0
1983 Illinois
9-0-0
1984 Ohio St.
7-2-0
1985 Iowa
7-1-0
1986 Michigan
Ohio St.
7-1-0
7-1-0
1987 Michigan St.
7-0-1
1988 Michigan
7-0-1
1989 Michigan
8-0-0
1990 Illinois
Iowa
Michigan
Michigan St.
6-2-0
6-2-0
6-2-0
6-2-0
1991 Michigan
8-0-0
1992 Michigan
6-0-2
1993 Ohio St.
Wisconsin
6-1-1
6-1-1
1994 Penn St.
8-0-0
1995 Northwestern (IL)
8-0-0
1996 Northwestern (IL)
Ohio St.
7-1-0
7-1-0
1997 Michigan
8-0-0
1998 Michigan
Ohio St.
Wisconsin
7-1-0
7-1-0
7-1-0
1999 Wisconsin
7-1-0
2000 Michigan
Northwestern (IL)
Purdue (IN)
6-2-0
6-2-0
6-2-0
2001 Illinois
7-1-0
2002 Iowa
Ohio St.
8-0-0
8-0-0
2003 Michigan
7-1-0
2004 Iowa
Michigan
7-1-0
7-1-0
2005 Ohio St.
7-1-0
Penn St. (7-1) vacated its share of championship
2006 Ohio St.
8-0-0
2007 Ohio St.
7-1-0
2008 Ohio St.
7-1-0
Penn St. (7-1) vacated its share of championship
2009 Ohio St.
7-1-0
2010 Michigan St.
Wisconsin
7-1-0
7-1-0
Ohio St. (7-1) vacated its share of championship
2011 Wisconsin
6-2-0
2012 Wisconsin
4-4-0
2013 Michigan St.
8-0-0
2014 Ohio St.
8-0-0
2015 Michigan St.
7-1-0