Saturday on the Court - Volleyball

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No. 6 ILLINOIS (10-2) def. PURDUE (3-9), 3-0
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Illinois picked up its ninth-straight win with a sweep on the road against Purdue. Laura DeBruler and Michelle Bartsch each tallied 10 kills and hit over .300 to lead the Illini on offense, while Johannah Bangert had four blocks and Ashley Edinger picked up 12 digs for the defense. Tiffany Fisher paced Purdue with 10 kills.

NORTHWESTERN (4-8) def. INDIANA (3-9), 3-2
Recap and Box Score
Northwestern emerged victorious in a back-and-fourth battle with Indiana that was decided in the fifth set by a 24-22 margin. Northwestern's Sabel Moffett led all players with 23 kills, hitting at a .381 average, while Naomi Johnson had 17 kills for the Wildcats at a .500 clip. Kelsey Hall was one of four Hoosiers to finish the night with double-digit kills, leading her squad with 18.

No. 13 MICHIGAN (7-5) def. IOWA (3-9), 3-1
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Led by four players in double-digit digs, Michigan rebounded from a first-set loss to down the Hawkeyes, 3-1, at home. Alex Hunt led the Wolverines on offense with 18 kills, also tallying 10 digs, while Lexi Zimmerman led the defense with 16 saves. Aimee Huffman paced the Hawkeyes with 13 kills on .355 hitting.

MICHIGAN STATE (rv) (4-8) def. WISCONSIN (6-6), 3-0
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Michigan State extended its Halloween winning streak to five with a sweep at home over Wisconsin. Kyndra Abron and Becca Zlabis led the Spartans with 14 and 12 kills, respectively, each hitting over .500 in the match. Brittney Dolgner paced the Badgers with 16 kills on .333 hitting.

OHIO STATE (6-6) def. No. 7 MINNESOTA (8-4)
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Ohio State pulled off its first win over a ranked opponent under head coach Geoff Carlston, sweeping No. 7 Minnesota at home. Katie Dull led the Buckeyes on offense and defense, putting up 10 digs and 13 kills. Lauren Gibbemeyer paced the Gophers with 12 kills at a .455 attack average.

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