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Kelsey Mitchell’s record 43-point game lifts Ohio State into Big Ten semifinal

By Alaa Abdeldaiem | @Abdeldaiem_Alaa

Sports Capital Journalism Program

INDIANAPOLIS — It was only a matter of time until Kelsey Mitchell found her stride.

Coming into the day as Ohio State’s leading scorer, the sophomore guard was held to just 2-of-9 shooting in the first quarter of Friday’s Big Ten Tournament matchup against Rutgers. Her […]

Surprising Wildcats reach Big Ten semifinal again

By Emily Kennedy | @Emily_AKennedy

Sports Capital Journalism Program

INDIANAPOLIS — The energy is so high and the smiles are so contagious. Off to the side in the Northwestern locker room, Lydia Rohde is singing as she gets her leg wrapped. Christen Inman describes the feeling at the end of this game […]

Jones, Walker-Kimbrough power Maryland past Iowa

By Alaa Abdeldaiem | @Abdeldaiem_Alaa

Sports Capital Journalism Program

INDIANAPOLIS — Maryland’s Brionna Jones and Satori Walker-Kimbrough, consensus first-team All-Big Ten players, are what Iowa head coach Lisa Bluder called two of the best players in the nation.

Stop them from the outside, and they’ll find a way to succeed from within. […]

IUPUI students to cover the Big Ten Women’s Basketball Tournament

Alaa Abdeldaiem (left) and Emily Kennedy cover the Big Ten Women’s Basketball Tournament at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis.

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INDIANAPOLIS – Alaa Abdeldaiem and Emily Kennedy, students in the Department of Journalism and Public Relations at IUPUI, are covering the Big Ten Women’s Basketball Tournament at Bankers […]

Purdue overcomes another double-digit deficit to defeat Penn State

By Alaa Abdeldaiem | @Abdeldaiem_Alaa

Sports Capital Journalism Program

INDIANAPOLIS – Going into the second round of the Big Ten Women’s Tournament, the 11th-seeded Penn State Lady Lions knew what they were going up against as they prepared to face No.6 Purdue. It was a team they had met earlier in the season, one they […]