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Iowa holds off Rutgers to reach first Big Ten final since 2014

By DeSherion McBroom | @dvo_maximus

Sports Capital Journalism Program

INDIANAPOLIS – Iowa advanced to the championship game of the Big Ten Women’s Basketball Tournament for the first time since 2014 with a 72-67 victory over Rutgers. The Hawkeyes (25-6) were led by Big Ten Player of the Year Megan Gustafson, who finished with 20 points, […]

Maryland survives Michigan rally, advances to Big Ten Final

By Caleb Lynn | @CalebLynn1

Sports Capital Journalism Program

INDIANAPOLIS – Kaila Charles’ free throws with 10.3 seconds to play sent the Maryland Terrapins into the championship game of the Big Ten Women’s Basketball Tournament for the fifth consecutive year with a 73-72 victory over the Michigan Wolverines.

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Rutgers’ depth sends Scarlet Knights to Big Ten semifinal

By DeSherion McBroom | @dvo_maximus

Sports Capital Journalism Program

INDIANAPOLIS – In a game of runs, Rutgers won the race defeating Purdue 64-49 as they have now advanced to every semifinal since joining the Big Ten, making it their 5th consecutive trip to the semifinals.

Rutgers (22-8), will face No. 2 seed Iowa on Saturday in […]

Wisconsin reaches first Big Ten quarterfinal since 2010

By Caleb Lynn | @CalebLynn1

Sports Capital Journalism Program

INDIANAPOLIS – In the past four years, a 13th-seeded team never won a game in the Big Ten Women’s Basketball Tournament. On Thursday, Wisconsin did it for the second consecutive day.

The Badgers defeated fifth-seeded Ohio State, 73-63, for their fifth victory in the last ten […]

Michigan State eliminates Northwestern, 68-52, to advance in Big Ten Tournament

By DeSherion McBroom | @dvo_maximus

Sports Capital Journalism Program

INDIANAPOLIS — Michigan State used a 16-0 run, with six players contributing, to advance to a quarterfinal of the Big Ten Women’s Basketball Tournament with a 68-52 victory over Northwestern on Thursday afternoon.

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