Coaches want a new way to break ties (Football)

Jim Martinho

Heading into last weekend, traditional rivals Ohio State and Michigan seemed destined to meet in the last game of the season to decide the Big Ten championship.

But with a dominating 34-9 victory over the Wolverines on Saturday, Iowa ruined the dream matchup and forced a tie at the top. Now, if the Buckeyes and Hawkeyes win out, the conference’s two best teams won’t have met this season. In that case, the Rose Bowl representative from the Big Ten will be determined by the teams’ non-conference records —