Women's Basketball

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.

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Thursday's women's hoops roundup

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Indiana at Purdue - Women's Basketball Highlights

Sam Ostarello had 14 points and 10 rebounds Thursday night to lead No. 14 Purdue to a 59-42 win over Indiana. KK Houser and April Wilson scored 12 points apiece for the Boilermakers (18-3, 7-1 Big Ten). Taylor Manuel added 11 points for Purdue, which held a 45-30 rebounding edge. It was one of six games in the Big Ten on Thursday and several of them ended in upsets.

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Women's hoops roundup: Iowa upsets Michigan

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Penn State at Ohio State - Women's Basketball Highlights

Sunday featured a trio of big matchups on the Big Ten women’s hardwood. Iowa went into Ann Arbor and took down Michigan, 63-57, No. 8 Penn State moved to 7-0 in conference play with a 71-56 victory at Ohio State, and No. 13 Purdue topped Michigan State, 67-62, in overtime. Catch up on all the day’s action in this post.

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No. 8 Penn State tops No. 23 Michigan, 59-49

Penn State at Michigan - Women's Basketball 2013

Penn State at Michigan - Women's Basketball Highlights

Maggie Lucas shot 5 of 16 from the field and Alex Bentley went 8 of 21. To make matters worse, Nikki Greene played only 18 minutes because of foul trouble. Faced with some adversity for the first time in a while, No. 8 Penn State kept the pressure on until No. 23 Michigan finally ran out of responses.

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