Thursday's Results

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Purdue 59, Indiana 42
Sam Ostarello had 14 points and 10 rebounds Thursday night to lead No. 14 Purdue to a 59-42 win over Indiana. It was the eighth double-double of the year for the senior and the 13th of her career. KK Houser and April Wilson scored 12 points apiece for the Boilermakers (18-3, 7-1 Big Ten). Taylor Manuel added 11 points for Purdue, which held a 45-30 rebounding edge. RECAP

Minnesota 82, Michigan 67
Behind a 32-point performance from sophomore Rachel Banham, the University of Minnesota women's basketball team defeated visiting Michigan, 82-67, Thursday night in Big Ten action from Williams Arena. Banham impressed from start to finish against the Wolverines, shooting 11-15 from the field, including a career-high six three-pointers and a 4-4 performance from the free thow line. She would add four rebounds, four assists and a steal to her stat line. RECAP

Michigan State 67, Northwestern 62

The Michigan State women's basketball team pulled out a 67-62 win over the Northwestern Wildcats on Thursday night, in a game that featured five ties and nine lead changes. The Spartans were led by Annalise Pickrel, who recorded her first 20-point game of the season with 21 tallies. Jasmine Thomas added 14 points for Michigan State, while Klarissa Bell chipped in 10. RECAP 

Illinois 74, Iowa 62
The Illinois women's basketball team utilized a balanced scoring attack in which four starters scored in double-digits, to earn a 74-62 victory over the visiting No. 24 Iowa Hawkeyes. The victory marked the first conference win inside Assembly Hall for the Orange and Blue. With the score tied at 60-60 with 5:31 left in the game, the Illini produced a 14-2 run to put the Hawkeyes away. Karisma Penn led the squad with 18 points and eight rebounds. RECAP 

Wisconsin 63, Penn State 61
The Wisconsin women's basketball team edged No. 7/8 Penn State, 63-61 on Thursday night and snapped an 11-game Lady Lion winning streak. Tiera Stephen converted on a rebound and a layup with five seconds remaining to lift the Badgers to the win. Morgan Paige led Wisconsin with a game-high 33 points, while Jacki Gulzynski joined her double digits with 16. RECAP

Nebraska 62, Ohio State 53
Jordan Hooper erupted for 28 points and seven rebounds to lead the Nebraska women's basketball team to a 62-53 win over Ohio State at Value City Arena on Thursday night. With the victory, Nebraska improved to 15-6 overall and 5-3 in the Big Ten, while Ohio State slipped to 11-10 overall and 1-7 in the conference. The Huskers notched their third Big Ten road win and recorded their first-ever win at Value City Arena. RECAP

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