Game Three Notes: Indiana 67, Iowa 53




March 1, 2007

Game Three • Thursday, March 1, 2007
Conseco Fieldhouse • Indianapolis, Ind.
#9 INDIANA 67 (18-12),  #8 IOWA 53 (14-16),
Indiana advances to play No. 1 Ohio State at 6:00 EST Friday

Indiana advances to play No. 1 seed Ohio State on Friday, March 2, at 6:00 p.m. EST. The game will be broadcast live on CSN Chicago.

Indiana and Ohio State have faced each other once before in the Big Ten Tournament, with Ohio State holding the 1-0 series advantage. In the 2000 first round, No. 9 Ohio State defeated No. 8 Indiana, 58-44.

Indiana is now 12-11 all-time in the Big Ten Tournament.

Iowa is now 12-11 all-time in the Big Ten Tournament.

Indiana and Iowa have each won two games against each other in the Big Ten Tournament. Prior to tonight, the last meeting was a 78-76 Indiana win in overtime during the 2002 semifinals.

Indiana is 7-4 in first round games in the Big Ten Tournament. The Hoosiers have also had three byes.

Indiana freshman Shanice Billington played a career-best 26 minutes in the contest.