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Weekend Schedule

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Nov. 11
MINNESOTA at Minnesota Grand Prix - All Day [1]
Nebraska-Omaha at NEBRASKA - 5 p.m. CT
WISCONSIN at NORTHWESTERN - 5 p.m. CT
Illinois State at ILLINOIS - 6 p.m. CT
MICHIGAN STATE vs. Grand Valley State University [2]

Nov. 12
MINNESOTA at Minnesota Grand Prix - All Day [1]
Ohio at OHIO STATE - 1 p.m. ET

Nov. 13
MINNESOTA at Minnesota Grand Prix - All Day [1]

Legend
[1] Minneapolis, Minn.
[2] Jenison, Mich.

In The Polls

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Five Big Ten women's swimming and diving teams appear in the first CSCAA National Rankings poll of the season. Minnesota clocks in at No. 11, while Ohio State checks in at No. 13. Indiana follows suit at No. 14, Michigan is No. 16 and Purdue sits at No. 22.

Penn State and Wisconsin also received votes.

For the complete list, click here.

Weekend Schedule

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November 4
Illinois at Michigan State
Minnesota at Iowa
Penn State at Auburn
Purdue def. Notre Dame (168-131)
Wisconsin at Arizona

November 5

Florida/Stanford at Michigan - 9 a.m. ET
Illinois-Chicago/Wisconsin-Milwaukee at Illinois - 1 p.m. CT
Wisconsin at Arizona State - TBA

Weekend Schedule

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October 28
Indiana at Michigan/Texas - 11 a.m. ET
Minnesota at Wisconsin - 5 p.m. CT
Kenyon at Ohio State - 7 p.m. ET
Nebraska at Holiday Inn and Suites Med Center Invitational - All Day

October 29
Michigan State at Iowa/Truman State - Noon ET
Illinois at Kansas - 1 p.m. CT
Nebraska at Holiday Inn and Suites Med Center Invitational - All Day

Weekend Schedule

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October 20
Iowa def. Wisconsin (229-71)

October 21

Northwestern at Illinois - 3 p.m. CT
Kansas at MINNESOTA - 4 p.m. CT
WISCONSIN at SMU Classic - 5 p.m. CT [1]
PURDUE at Miami (Ohio) - 5 p.m. ET
Toledo at MICHIGAN - 5:30 p.m. ET

October 22
INDIANA at Tennessee/Kentucky - 10 a.m. ET
WISCONSIN at SMU Classic - 10 a.m. CT [1]
West Virginia at PENN STATE - 11 a.m. ET
NEBRASKA at South Dakota State - Noon CT

Legend
[1] Dallas, Texas

Weekend Schedule

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October 15
MINNESOTA at Iowa State - 1 p.m. CT
PURDUE at Indiana Intercollegiates - Noon ET [1]

Legend
[1] West Lafayette, Ind.

WSWM: Weekend Schedule

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October 7
Milwaukee at WISCONSIN - 3 p.m. CT
MICHIGAN at MINNESOTA- 6 p.m. CT

October 8
MICHIGAN at MINNESOTA - Noon CT
Cleveland State and Oakland at MICHIGAN STATE - 1 p.m. ET
Ohio State women's soccer player Cassie Dickerson and Wisconsin swimmer Maggie Meyer have been nominated for the 2011 NCAA Woman of the Year Award. Dickerson and Meyer represent the Big Ten among more than 140 nominees for the honor, which will be awarded in Indianapolis on Oct. 16.

The Woman of the Year Award, now in its 21st year, honors female student-athletes who have distinguished themselves throughout their collegiate careers in academic achievement, athletic excellence, community service and leadership.

Click here to read the complete release from the NCAA.
Five Big Ten student-athletes have earned recognition on the Capital One Academic All-America Women's At-Large teams, announced on Thursday. Minnesota swimmer Kaylee Jamison earned first-team Academic All-America honors, while Michigan gymnast Sarah Curtis and Illinois gymnast Melissa Fernandez picked up second-team laurels. Northwestern golfer Kelsey Lindenschmidt and Wisconsin ice hockey's Becca Ruegsegger received third-team recognition.

Click here to see the complete Academic All-America teams.
Twenty-two Big Ten student athletes earned Capital One Academic All-District honors as announced on Thursday. Ten student-athletes received first-team recognition while 12 picked up second-team honors. The first-team honorees are now eligible for Academic All-America consideration. The complete list of Big Ten Academic All-District award recipients can be found below.

MEN'S AT LARGE ACADEMIC ALL-DISTRICT

District II - First Team
Miguel Pineda, Penn State (gymnastics)

District IV - First Team
Sean Duddy, Ohio State (ice hockey)
Justin Farra, Ohio State (swimming and diving)
Brad Smith, Ohio State (golf)

District IV - Second Team
Carl Hagelin, Michigan (ice hockey)

District V - Second Team
Abe Souza, Illinois (tennis)
Eric Ress, Indiana (swimming and diving)
Ivan Gutesa, Minnesota (swimming and diving)
Matt Stewart, Purdue (swimming and diving)

WOMEN'S AT LARGE ACADEMIC ALL-DISTRICT

District IV - First Team
Sarah Curtis, Michigan (gymnastics)

District IV - Second Team
Samantha Cheverton, Ohio State (swimming and diving)
Carolin Helmholz, Ohio State (rowing)

District V - First Team
Melissa Fernandez, Illinois (gymnastics)
Kaylee Jamison, Minnesota (swimming)
Kelsey Lindenschmidt, Northwestern (golf)
Allie Smith, Purdue (swimming)
Becca Ruegsegger, Wisconsin (ice hockey)

District V - Second Team
Allison Buckley, Illinois (gymnastics)
Margaux Farrell, Indiana (swimming)
Lauren Gustafson, Purdue (swimming)
Maggie Meyer, Wisconsin (swimming)
Carolyne Prevost, Wisconsin (ice hockey)
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