LET THE GOOD TIMES ROOOOOOOOOOOOLL.
NU, fresh off being ranked 19th in the coaches poll, are a couple notches higher in the AP poll. NU is the third highest ranked Big Ten team (behind #2 MSU and #1 OSU, ahead of #22 Wisconsin), and is ahead of the likes of USC, Utah, and Georgia Tech.
Here are the teams ahead of NU for your rooting interest.
The full top 25 is here.