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.