Thursday's Results

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Minnesota 57, Ohio State 56
Rachel Banham nailed a jumper with 0.02 seconds to play to lift the University of Minnesota (16-11, 5-8 Big Ten) women's basketball team to a 57-56 victory over Ohio State (14-12, 4-9 Big Ten) Thursday night in Big Ten action from Value City Arena in Columbus, Ohio. Back-to-back three-pointers from the Buckeyes' Raven Ferguson in the final 18 seconds of play gave Ohio State a one-point lead with 13 seconds remaining, but Banham led the Gophers down the floor and drilled the game-winner to give Minnesota just its second win in Columbus all-time and secured the squad's first-ever Big Ten series sweep vs. the Buckeyes. Including the game-winner, Banham has 17 points, eight rebounds and two assists, while Micaella Riche pitched in 17 points, five rebounds, two assists and a steal. Kionna Kellogg also pulled down eight rebounds for Minnesota, while Leah Cotton had a 5-6 performance at the free throw line. RECAP

Nebraska 57, Michigan 39
The No. 24 Nebraska women's basketball team opened the second half on a 21-0 and never looked back in a 57-39 victory at Michigan on Thursday night. Jordan Hooper led the Huskers with her eighth double-double of the year with 14 points and 12 rebounds, while senior guard Lindsey Moore produced game highs of 15 points and eight assists. Nebraska stretched its winning streak to eight games, including five straight on the road, to improve to 20-6 overall and 10-3 in the Big Ten. It is the Huskers' second straight 20-win campaign and fifth in the past seven years. Michigan slipped to 19-7 overall and 8-5 in the Big Ten, having its three-game winning streak snapped. RECAP

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