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

By DeSherion McBroom | @dvo_maximus

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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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Maryland breezes by Northwestern on way to Big Ten women’s title game

By Emily Kennedy | @Emily_AKennedy

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INDIANAPOLIS — There is a reason that the Maryland Terrapins became the No. 1 seed in the Big Ten Women’s Basketball Tournament and lifted a trophy signifying the regular-season championship. Maryland’s depth, a signature throughout what could be a second consecutive Big Ten championship season, became […]

Minnesota’s Rachel Banham surpasses 3,000 points, but Northwestern advances

By Emily Kennedy | @Emily_AKennedy

Sports Capital Journalism Program

INDIANAPOLIS – “March is made for people who love basketball,” Northwestern coach Joe McKeown said. “And, you know, if you’re a basketball player, this is when you want to keep playing, and we get to play tomorrow.”

For a month and a day, the Wildcats had […]