What matters most in dividing the Big Ten

5. A title game must happen: Thanks to large fan bases unafraid to travel, and the near-annual presence of a BCS national championship game contender, a Big Ten title game would more closely resemble the SEC’s event than the ACC’s.
“It’s just going to be a great thing for us,” Brewster said. “To be able to play a championship game at that time of year on national television, it’s something I’ve always wanted to see for this conference.”