Sunday's Results

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Northwestern 63, Nebraska 59
It was an exciting game Sunday afternoon at Welsh-Ryan Arena as Northwestern upset No. 21/18 Nebraska 63-59. The game featured eight ties and 14 lead changes with the Wildcats prevailing down the stretch for their third win over a ranked opponent this year. Freshman forward Nia Coffey led all scorers with 22 points while Christen Inman added 12 and Ashley Deary chipped in 10 points. Maggie Lyon scored a key layup with 1:21 left in the game to break the eighth and final tie, putting NU ahead for good. RECAP

Michigan State 82, Ohio State 68
Guided by a combined 45 points from freshmen Tori Jankoska and Aerial Powers, the Michigan State women's basketball team bounced back to defeat Ohio State, 82-68 this afternoon at Value City Arena. The Spartans, who won their first four Big Ten road games for the second time in program history, improve to 13-7 overall and 5-2 in the conference. Jankoska, who slid into the starting lineup, tied her season-high with 25 points, shooting 7-for-13 from the field, 5-for-7 from the 3-point line and 6-for-8 from the foul line. Powers posted a stat line of 20 points, four rebounds, four assists, four steals and two blocks in only 28 minutes. RECAP

Penn State 83, Minnesota 53
Senior guard Dara Taylor posted her second career double-double with 15 points and 10 assists to lead the #13/13 Penn State Lady Lions (15-4, 6-1 Big Ten) to a runaway 30-point win over Minnesota (13-8, 2-5), 83-53. Penn State has not allowed an opponent to score more than 55 points in its last four games, marking the first time that has occurred in Big Ten play for the Lions since 1999-00 (Indiana, 74-36; Northwestern, 66-34; Minnesota, 99-43; Ohio State, 56-50). RECAP

Michigan 60, Wisconsin 44
The University of Michigan women's basketball team used a plus-13 rebounding margin and a 15-3 run in the final 7:50 for a 60-44 win over Wisconsin on Sunday afternoon at the Kohl Center. Michigan kept alive two impressive streaks as the Wolverines are 6-0 in both true road games and contests following a loss this season. Freshman guard Siera Thompson was 5-of-9 from the field and a perfect 3-of-3 from three-point range to lead Michigan with 13 points. Junior guard Shannon Smith had 12 points, while sophomore guard Madison Ristovski pulled down a career-high 11 rebounds to go along with her six points and five assists. RECAP

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