A 58-55 overtime win by Purdue over Virginia Tech sealed the victory for the Big Ten in the 12th annual ACC/Big Ten Challenge. Wednesday's results are below.
Boston College def. INDIANA, 88-76
Reggie Jackson scored 27 points, grabbed five rebounds and dished out four assists to lift Boston College to an 88-76 win over Indiana on Wednesday in an Atlantic Coast Conference/Big Ten Challenge matchup.
#1/1 Duke def. #6/6 MICHIGAN STATE, 84-79
Freshman Kyrie Irving scored a season-high 31 points and led No. 1 Duke past No. 6 Michigan State 84-79 on Wednesday night in the marquee matchup of the ACC/Big Ten Challenge.
Maryland def. PENN STATE, 62-39
With a large student crowd ready to explode, Penn State jumped out to an early 7-0 lead on Maryland and then put a lid on the basket hitting just 20 percent (14-68) from the floor and 3-of-27 from three (11%) as Maryland (6-2) pulled away in the second half for a 62-39 victory and its fifth-straight ACC/Big Ten Challenge win.
#22/18 PURDUE def. #rv/rv Virginia Tech, 58-55 (OT)
JaJuan Johnson scored 29 points, including a go-ahead 15-footer with 1:27 left in overtime, and No. 22 Purdue beat Virginia Tech 58-55 on Wednesday night, clinching the ACC/Big Ten Challenge for the Big Ten for the second straight season.
#-/rv WISCONSIN def. NC State, 87-48
Jon Leuer scored 22 points and had 11 rebounds, Jordan Taylor added 21 points and Wisconsin used a 23-0 run straddling halftime to beat North Carolina State 87-48 on Wednesday night in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge.
Big Ten wins Challenge, 6-5