Women's hoops roundup: NU upsets No. 24 Iowa
There were a quartet of Big Ten women’s hoops games Sunday, including an upset that went down to the final second. Northwestern went into Iowa City and edged No. 24 Iowa, 67-65, on Karly Roser’s buzzer-beating layup. Catch up on all the day’s women’s hoops action in this post.
Ohio State 70, Indiana 56: BOX | RECAP
Tayler Hill led three Buckeyes in double-figures with 24 points and Ashley Adams recorded six blocked shots as Ohio State snapped a three-game losing skid with a 70-56 win Sunday over Indiana at Assembly Hall. The win moves the Buckeyes to 12-10 and 2-7 in the Big Ten while Indiana falls to 10-12 and 1-8 in league play.
Northwestern 67, No. 24 Iowa 65: BOX | AP RECAP
Karly Roser’s layup just before time expired lifted Northwestern to a 67-65 Big Ten win over No. 24 Iowa on Sunday. The Hawkeyes (16-7, 5-4) had tied the game with Melissa Dixon’s basket with 3 seconds to play. Dixon led Iowa with 21 points.
Illinois 64, Wisconsin 56: BOX | RECAP
Nebraska 80, Minnesota 56: BOX | RECAP
Jordan Hooper scored a game-high 27 points to lead Nebraska’s most complete effort of the year in an 80-56 women’s basketball win over Minnesota at the Bob Devaney Sports Center on Sunday afternoon. Playing in front of a season-high crowd of 6,935 on Super Bowl Sunday in Lincoln, the Huskers notched their fourth straight Big Ten win to improve to 16-6 overall and 6-3 in the conference. Minnesota slipped to 14-9 overall and 3-6 in the Big Ten, as Nebraska completed a regular-season sweep of the Gophers.