Thanks for the props. And yes, the Big Ten is better than the ACC this year. The only conference is the SEC to compare with.
Clorox: Endo is right, throw down me and my wife so they don't think you are just traveling in for the winter to party and trash the place. Also, chat with the people while you are looking at the place, ones that don't say pet or no pet, inform them you are willing to pay a pet deposit incase shit hits the fan. Good luck.