B1G Women's Hoops: Iowa upsets Penn State
There were three Big Ten women’s hoops games on Thursday evening. Iowa upset No. 9 Penn State, Purdue cruised past Ohio State and Michigan edged out a win over Northwestern. Catch up on all the scores, stats and highlights in this post.
IOWA 73, PENN STATE 70 | RECAP
(AP) Iowa made sure Penn State’s stay in the Top 10 would be short-lived, and picked up a little revenge along the way. Fueled by a triple-double by Samantha Logic and 24 points from freshman Ally Disterhoft, the Hawkeyes upset the ninth-ranked Lady Lions 73-70 on Thursday night, snapping Penn State’s six-game winning streak.
PURDUE 74, OHIO STATE 58 | RECAP
(AP) Courtney Moses scored 18 points and No. 25 Purdue made 27 of 29 free throws to turn back Ohio State 74-58 Thursday. Liza Clemons added 14 points, April Wilson and reserve Whitney Bay both had 12 and Dee Williams added 10 for the Boilermakers (16-7, 6-5 Big Ten).
MICHIGAN 70, NORTHWESTERN 68 | RECAP
Freshman guard Sierra Thompson scored a career-best 25 points, including a pair of free throws with 5.6 seconds left to break a 68-68 tie, as the University of Michigan Women’s basketball team knocked off Northwestern, 70-68, on Thursday night (Feb. 6) at Welsh-Ryan Arena.