On Wednesday, CBS Sports essayist Tom Fornelli delivered his yearly top-25 Power Five mentors list, which is decided on by a plenty of CBS school football specialists.
Regardless of a 9-4 season wherein UW neglected to bring home the Big Ten West championship, Badgers lead trainer Paul Chryst climbed the rundown, coming in at No. 14 among the top Power Five mentors in the wake of completing at No. 18 a year prior.
Mentor Chryst enters his eighth season with the Badgers, where he’s aggregated a 65-23 record and three Big Ten West titles. It’s additionally important that he’s won the Big Ten Coach of the Year two times during his residency at Wisconsin (2016, 2017).
Other Big Ten mentors to cause the rundown to incorporate Ohio State’s Ryan Day at No. 6, Michigan’s Jim Harbaugh at No. 9, Iowa’s Kirk Ferentz at No. 13, Penn State’s James Franklin at No. 15, Northwestern’s Pat Fitzgerald at No. 21, Minnesota’s P.J. Bit at No. 23, and Michigan State’s Mel Tucker at No. 24.