Conference Efficiency Margins

The efficiency margin tells us numerically what the tempo-free aerial tells us graphically. It's just the difference between the offensive and defensive efficiencies of the teams. Obviously, the higher the better:

Conference Games Only:

  1. Michigan State (0.13)

  2. Wisconsin (0.08)

  3. Purdue (0.07)

  4. Illinois (0.07)

  5. Ohio State (0.02)

  6. Minnesota (0.01)

  7. Michigan (-0.02)

  8. Penn State (-0.04)

  9. Northwestern (-0.04)

  10. Iowa (-0.08)

  11. Indiana (-0.19)