Thursday's Results

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Michigan State 88, Iowa 72
Aerial Powers finished with a team-high 20 points, one of five Michigan State players to score in double-figures, as the Spartans moved to 4-0 in Big Ten play with an 88-72 road victory at Iowa on Thursday. Tori Jankoska came off the bench to score 19 points, while starters Annalise Pickrel, Klarissa Bell and Kiana Johnson scored 16, 12 and 10 points, respectively. RECAP

Nebraska 88, Minnesota 85
Sophomore point guard Rachel Theriot erupted for a career highs of 33 points and nine assists to carry the No. 18 Nebraska women's basketball team back from a 14-point second-half deficit to an 88-85 overtime win at Pinnacle Bank Arena on Thursday night. Theriot outdueled Minnesota first-team All-Big Ten guard Rachel Banham, who also had a huge night. Banham scored 33 points on 12-of-28 shooting while hitting 6-of-13 threes and all three of her free throws. She added eight assists. RECAP

Penn State 66, Ohio State 42
The #17/16 Penn State Lady Lions put on a defensive clinic in their 66-42 win over Ohio State on Thursday evening. The 42 points are the fewest the Lady Lions have allowed since Jan. 17, 2013 against Wisconsin (40). Penn State held the Buckeyes to just 29.6% shooting and forced 22 turnovers in the victory. It is the second time this season that the Lady Lions held an opponent under 30% from the field (Bucknell; 25.5%). RECAP

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