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Two second-half goals lifted second-seeded Penn State over top-seeded Maryland, 2-1, in the championship game of the Big Ten Field Hockey Tournament at the Field Hockey & Lacrosse Complex on Sunday.
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BTN will provide extensive coverage of the 2016 Big Ten fall championships and tournaments, including live broadcasts and streams of the Big Ten Field Hockey Tournament, Big Ten Men’s and Women’s Soccer Tournaments and the Big Ten Men’s and Women’s Cross Country Championships. Championship coverage starts off with live coverage of the Big Ten Cross Country Championships, hosted by Minnesota, at 11 a.m. ET on Oct. 30. The Big Ten has a four nationally ranked men’s teams, including No. 14 Michigan, No. 18 Wisconsin, No. 19 Indiana and No. 29 Michigan State. On the women’s side, three Big Ten teams
BTN today announced the launch of an all-new BTN2Go, the number one sports destination for Big Ten fans and alumni, featuring immense user personalization, new school-specific video content, improved social features and integrated tools such as school emojis to enhance the fan experience. With the new and improved BTN2Go, users can now enjoy a hyper-personalized experience where they’ll always be in the know on the latest and greatest with their favorite school. With BTN2Go, fans will now have instant access to original video content direct from both their favorite athletic department and BTN, curated key social content and quick access
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If you’re a subscriber on BTN Plus, you know that BTN Student U is the leading production branch of BTN’s Big Ten Olympic Sports coverage. These crews produce more than 1,000 live events each year. Student U cultivates real world experience for more than 500 students per year with events that stream live on BTN2Go or air on delay on BTN. Our team went ahead and compiled some of the best moments from 2015-2016. Have a look in the video above. BTN Plus programming includes non-televised games and events like these on BTN2Go with a purchase of a BTN Plus subscription.
Two Big Ten teams will compete in the NCAA Field Hockey Tournament, it was announced on Sunday night. Maryland and Michigan earned berths to the 16-team tournament, with both teams opening play on Saturday, Nov. 14. [ MORE: View the official NCAA tourney bracket ] Maryland is making its 27th NCAA Tournament appearance, including its 21st straight, dating back to the 1995 season. The Terrapins will take on Princeton in the opening round in Syracuse, N.Y. Maryland won the outright Big Ten Championship for the second straight season and won the Big Ten Tournament Championship. Michigan will take on Wake
Welma Luus scored four goals to lead the top-seeded Maryland field hockey team to its first Big Ten Tournament title, defeating Michigan 5-1, in Sunday’s championship game. With the victory, Maryland earned the Big Ten’s automatic berth into the NCAA Tournament. Luus put Maryland ahead, 1-0, with a goal in the third minute, and the Terrapins’ Floor Paanakker extended Maryland’s lead to 2-0 with a goal in the 17th minute. Luus added her second goal of the game in the 28th minute before Michigan’s Allie Sardo put Michigan on the board, making the score 3-1. Luus added two more goals
There were two great Big Ten Field Hockey Tournament games on Friday. Maryland eliminated Northwestern in double overtime in the first game of the day. In second semifinal between Michigan and Penn State, Katie Trombetta scored a game-winning goal in overtime to top Penn State, 2-1. No. 1 Maryland will take on No. 2 Michigan in the championship game at noon ET on Sunday. We will post highlights in this post, but also follow all of the action at IUHoosiers.com and follow @bigtenchamps on Twitter. Sunday’s Championship Noon – Game 7: Maryland vs. Michigan | Watch on BTN2Go Friday’s Semifinals Game 5: Maryland