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Sunday's Results

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Ohio State 71, Northwestern 62
Ohio State sent its five seniors out in style Sunday afternoon with a 71-62 win over the visiting Northwestern Wildcats on Senior Day at Value City Arena. The win snapped a five-game losing streak and improved the Buckeyes back to .500 at 15-15 and 5-9 in Big Ten play. Northwestern falls to 14-13 and 4-10 overall. Sophomore Ameryst Alston once again led the Buckeyes offensively with 30 points, her second straight 30-point game after tying a career high with 31 in the loss to No. 17 Nebraska Thursday. Alston went 14 of 17 from the free throw line and also had three assists and two steals. Her 14 makes from the stripe is tied for second on Ohio State's all-time single-game list. RECAP

#21/21 Purdue 72, Wisconsin 54
April Wilson scored 18 points and dished off eight assists to lead No. 21 Purdue to a 72-54 win over Wisconsin Sunday. After Wisconsin cut Purdue's four-point halftime lead to two, 31-29, early in the second half, the Boilermakers reeled off a 25-3 run to take a 20-point lead, 52-32. Wisconsin battled back with a run of its own, rolling off eight straight points on a Nicole Bauman layup and back-to-back 3-pointers by Tessa Cichy and Taylor Wurtz to make it 54-42. The Badgers got within eight on two free throws by Cichy with 6:29 to play, but managed just two more points the rest of the way. The win was the fifth straight for Purdue, which got 12 points and 10 rebounds from Whitney Bays. RECAP

Sunday's Schedule

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Northwestern at Ohio State, Noon ET, BTN
Wisconsin at #21/21 Purdue, 2 p.m. ET, BTN

Saturday's Results

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Indiana 79, Illinois 61
The Indiana women's basketball team snapped a three-game losing streak and won its final home game of the regular season Saturday afternoon over Illinois, 79-61. It was senior day for IU's Sasha Chaplin, Milika Taufa, Andrea Newbauer, Simone Deloach Tabitha Gerardot. A trio of freshman led the way for IU in Larryn Brooks with 20 points and nine assists, Alexis Gassion with 17 points and a career-high four steals, and Taylor Agler with 13 points in the winning effort. Deloach scored 14 points and pulled down eight rebounds in her final home regular season game. Four Hoosiers scored in double figures for the fourth time this season. RECAP

Iowa 74, Michigan 70
It was a dizzying afternoon in the Crisler Center on Saturday when host Michigan raced to a 13-0 lead in a crucial Big Ten Conference women's basketball game. The University of Iowa countered to go ahead 49-33 with 16:36 remaining, Michigan regained a 62-58 edge with 6:49 left, and then the Hawkeyes won by four, 74-70. Iowa improved to 21-7 overall, 9-5 in Big Ten play; Michigan is 17-11, 8-7. The Hawkeyes are 5-2 in conference road games. RECAP

Saturday's Schedule

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Iowa at Michigan, 1:30 p.m. ET, BTN
Illinois at Indiana, 3:30 p.m. ET, BTN

Thursday's Results

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Purdue 63, Minnesota 42
Courtney Moses scored 27 points as No. 21 Purdue defeated Minnesota 63-42 on Thursday night. Moses, a senior guard, is now at 1,591 career points. She passed Purdue head coach Sharon Versyp and Camille Cooper for No. 11 on the Boilermakers' career scoring list. Versyp reached 180 victories in her eighth season as Purdue's coach, No. 2 behind Lin Dunn (1988-96), who won 206. Dee Dee Williams didn't score for Purdue but did her job on defense, helping to keep Big Ten scoring leader Rachel Banham to eight points on 1-of-17 shooting. Banham came in averaging 23.9 points in conference games. RECAP

Nebraska 67, Ohio State 59
No. 17 Nebraska used a 17-0 run late in the second half to rally from a nine-point deficit with 10 minutes left to claim a 67-59 women's basketball win at Value City Arena on Thursday night. The Huskers became the first Nebraska women's basketball team to produce three consecutive 20-win seasons, after securing 25 wins in 2013 and 24 victories in 2012. Ohio native Rachel Theriot led the Huskers with her second straight 20-point game and fourth of the season with a team-high 26 points. The 6-0 point guard from Middleburg Heights also tied a career high with seven rebounds and dished out four assists while playing the full 40 minutes. RECAP

Penn State 82, Northwestern 73
Senior guard Maggie Lucas connected on five three-pointers en route to 26 points to lead the #11/9 Penn State Lady Lions (21-5, 12-2 Big Ten) to an 82-73 win over Northwestern (14-12, 4-9) Thursday night. Junior Tori Waldner had one of the best performances of her collegiate career with a personal-best 14 points. It was a banner day for Lucas, who moved into a tie for fourth place on the Big Ten's career scoring list with Purdue's MaChelle Joseph (2,505). Additionally, Lucas (32 at Indiana; 25 vs. Wisconsin; 26 vs. Northwestern) became the first player since Kelly Mazzante (31 vs. Baylor; 31 vs. Pittsburgh; 29 vs. Louisiana Tech) in Dec. 2003 to have three consecutive games with 25 or more points. RECAP

Michigan State 76, Wisconsin 66
Becca Mills scored 15 points to lead a balanced offense as No. 23 Michigan State topped Wisconsin 76-66 Thursday. With the win, Michigan State (18-8, 10-3 Big Ten) remains a game and a half back of Penn State in the conference standings. Michigan State's margin of victory matched its largest lead of the game, as Wisconsin (10-16, 3-11) stuck with the Spartans throughout the contest. Michala Johnson's free throws cut the Michigan State lead to 70-66 with 1:53 left. The Spartans responded as Mills scored with 59 seconds remaining and Aerial Powers went 4 of 4 from the line in the final 30 seconds to preserve the win. RECAP

Thursday's Schedule

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#17/17 Nebraska at Ohio State, 7 p.m., BTDN
Northwestern at #9/11 Penn State, 7 p.m., BTN
#21/21 Purdue at Minnesota, 8 p.m., BTDN
#23/rv Michigan State at Wisconsin, 9 p.m., BTN

All times are ET

Michigan's Elmblad Tabbed Second-Team Academic All-American

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Nicole Elmblad of the Michigan women's basketball team was named a second-team Capital One Academic All-American, the College of Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) announced on Thursday. Then senior biopsychology, cognition and neuroscience major carries a 3.95 GPA.

Michigan Release

Wednesday's Results

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Michigan 70, Indiana 58
Junior guard Shannon Smith had 23 points, and the University of Michigan women's basketball team outscored Indiana, 44-26, in the second half to defeat the Hoosiers, 70-58, Wednesday night inside Assembly Hall. Michigan picked up its ninth road win of the season and sixth inside Big Ten play. The Wolverines had four players score in double figures, led by Smith, who went 8-of-16 from the field and 7-of-9 from the charity stripe. Smith also had three assists and four steals on the night. Freshman guard Siera Thompson scored 14 points, had five rebounds and three assists, while junior guard Nicole Elmblad had 12 points and eight rebounds. RECAP

Wednesday's Schedule

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Michigan at Indiana, 7 p.m. ET, BTDN

Sunday's Results

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Michigan 70, Illinois 63
Junior forward Cyesha Goree scored 30 points and grabbed 19 rebounds as the University of Michigan women's basketball team hung on for a 70-63 win at Illinois on Sunday afternoon at the State Farm Center. Goree scored her 30 points on 12-for-15 shooting with 19 rebounds -- 12 offensive and seven defensive -- to become just the second Wolverine to go for 30 points and 19 rebounds in a game. Freshman guard Siera Thompson scored 11 points with five assists and junior guard Shannon Smith chipped in 10 points, five rebounds and two assists. Junior guard Nicole Elmblad scored eight points with 11 rebounds and six assists in 40 minutes of action. Michigan outrebounded the Illini, 48-19, grabbing more offensive rebounds (21) than Illinois had total rebounds. RECAP

Nebraska 76, Indiana 61
All-American Jordan Hooper scored 31 points and broke the Nebraska women's basketball career three-point record to lead the No. 21 Huskers to a 76-61 win over Indiana on Sunday at Pinnacle Bank Arena. Hooper, a 6-2 senior forward from Alliance, Neb., drained a season-high six three-pointers to push her school-record total to 270, breaking the previous mark of 267 set by Kiera Hardy (2004-07). Hooper hit 10-of-18 shots from the floor in the game, including 6-of-12 threes, and 5-of-7 free throws to notch the ninth 30-point performance of her career. RECAP

Penn State 78, Wisconsin 68
The #11/11 Penn State Lady Lions (20-5, 11-2 Big Ten) used a 9-0 run late in the second half to post a 78-68 win over Wisconsin (10-15, 3-10) in the Eighth Annual Pink Zone at Penn State game in front of 12,585 fans, including 698 breast cancer survivors. The crowd is the sixth-largest crowd for a women's game in the BJC. The Lady Lions honored a Pink Zone-record 698 survivors at halftime that represented 3,499 years and six months of survivorship. The preliminary fundraising total for this year's Pink Zone is $196,364.50, which does not include donations from single-game ticket sales, t-shirt sales or the online auction. Senior guard Maggie Lucas (Narberth, Pa.) continued her stellar play with a game-high 25 points on 8-of-17 shooting to go along with five rebounds, five assists and a steal. RECAP

Purdue 74, Iowa 73
Courtney Moses scored 25 points, including the game-winning free throws with seven seconds left as No. 23 Purdue defeated Iowa 74-73 on Sunday. Moses had the last seven points for the Boilermakers (18-7, 8-5 Big Ten). Her 3-pointer broke a 70-70 tie at the 1:57 mark. After Samantha Logic made two free throws and then the go-ahead bucket for the Hawkeyes (20-7, 8-5) at 38 seconds, Moses knocked down a jumper 8 seconds later. Logic, who had her third triple-double of the year with 18 points, 11 assists and 10 rebounds, scored again at 19 seconds but her foul set up Moses' heroics. Liza Clemons added 11 points for Purdue and Whitney Bays and Dee Williams had 10 each. Bays also had 10 rebounds. RECAP