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Women's Basketball All-Tournament Team

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Here is the 2014 Big Ten Women's Basketball Tournament All-Tournament team:

All-Tournament Team:
Ally Disterhoff, Iowa
Bethany Doolittle, Iowa
Samantha Logic, Iowa
Jordan Hooper, Nebraska
Rachel Theriot, Nebraska
Ameryst Alston, Ohio State

Most Outstanding Player:
Rachel Theriot, Nebraska

Friday's WBB Tournament Schedule

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The quarterfinal round of the 2014 Big Ten Women's Basketball Tournament is here and we have four games set for today -- all live on BTN.  See the full schedule below:
  • No. 8 Ohio State vs. No. 1 Penn State, Noon ET, BTN - GameTracker
  • No. 5 Iowa vs. No. 4 Purdue, approximately 25 minutes following Game 5, BTN - GameTracker
  • No. 7 Michigan vs. No. 2 Michigan State, 6:30 p.m. ET, BTN - GameTracker
  • No. 6 Minnesota vs. No. 3 Nebraska, approximately 25 minutes following Game 7, BTN - GameTracker
Check BigTen.org for updates and postgame information as well as our feeds on Twitter (@bigtenconf, @B1GWBBall, and @bigtenchamps) as well as our page on Facebook for score updates and up-close coverage of the tournament.

Thursday WBB Tournament Schedule

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The 2014 Big Ten Women's Basketball Tournament tips off at noon today with the first of four first round games. Today's full schedule with live stats links is below. Be sure to turn into BTN or BTN2Go for live coverage of all games.

All-Tournament Team

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The following is the 2013 Big Ten Women's Basketball All-Tournament Team:
Jasmine Thomas, Michigan State
Lindsey Moore, Nebraska
Maggie Lucas, PSU
KK Houser, Purdue
Drey Mingo, Purdue
Courtney Moses, Purdue

Most outstanding player is Drey Mingo of Purdue.

All-Tournament Team

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Here is the 2012 Big Ten Women's Basketball Tournament All-Tournament Team as voted upon by media covering the event:

All-Tournament Team
KK Houser, Purdue
Brittany Rayburn, Purdue
Jordan Hooper, Nebraska
Lindsey Moore, Nebraska
Samantha Prahalis, Ohio State

Most Outstanding Player
Brittany Rayburn, Purdue

Purdue 74, Nebraska 70

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It took a pair of overtimes, but Purdue held off conference newcomer Nebraska to win its eight Big Ten Conference Tournament Championship with a 74-70 win on Sunday afternoon.  Purdue will be the conference's automatic qualifier to the NCAA Tournament.

Time to Crown a Champion!

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It's championship day at the 2012 Big Ten Women's Basketball Tournament.  No. 6 seed Nebraska is looking to upset its third straight opponent to win the event in the Huskers' first year as a member of the Big Ten Conference.  Purdue, coming off an upset of top-seeded Penn State last night, will look to build to its conference-leading total of tournament championships and bring home an eighth women's basketball tournament championship trophy to West Lafayette.

We'll have live stats via Gametracker as well as scoring updates on Twitter at @bigtenchamps. Join in the conversation using hash tag #B1GTourney, and be sure to catch the game live on ESPN2 beginning at 4:00 p.m. ET.  Best of luck to all the participants and enjoy today's game!

Purdue 68, Penn State 66

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Brittany Rayburn scored the winning basket with under two seconds remaining to give Purdue a 68-66 win over top seed Penn State in the second semifinal game of the 2012 Big Ten Women's Basketball Tournament.  The Boilermakers will face Nebraska on Sunday at 4 p.m. ET for the Tournament Championship.

Nebraska 77, Ohio State 62

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Jordan Hooper scored a team-high 21 points while Kaitlyn Burke added a career-high 20 to lead Nebraska to its second straight upset win in the 2012 Big Ten Women's Basketball Tournament.  The Huskers eliminated three-time defending champion Ohio State, 77-62, on Saturday evening to earn a spot in the championship game in their first ever Big Ten Tournament.  The Huskers started slow, falling behind 24-11, before catching fire with about five minutes remaining and putting together a 40-10 run that stretched almost six minutes into the second half. Nebraska will play the winner of the upcoming Penn State-Purdue game for the Big Ten Tournament Championship on Sunday afternoon.

Semifinal Matchups

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Semifinal action at the 2012 Big Ten Women's Basketball Tournament begins at 5:00 p.m. ET live on BTN.  First up is No. 2 Ohio State vs. No. 6 Nebraska.  Ohio State is looking for its fourth consecutive Big Ten Tournament championship, while newcomer Nebraska is the only lower seed (No. 6) to win a game in this year's tournament with its upset of No. 3 Iowa yesterday.  The nightcap features top seed Penn State facing local favorite Purdue about 25 minutes after the conclusion of the first semifinal.  

Gametracker links are below.  If you're going to be away from your computer, follow @bigtenchamps on Twitter for scoring updates or join in the conversation using hash tag #B1GTourney.