staff, November 4, 2011

Penn State will face Illinois on Sunday at 4:00 p.m. ET in the Big Ten Women's Soccer Tournament Championship held at Northwestern. The game will air live on the Big Ten Network. Penn State topped Minnesota 3-1 in the second semi-final after Illinois beat Michigan State 1-0 earlier in the day. Go to for a complete look at the tournament on the tournament central page.

Illinois played beyond regulation for the second consecutive game in the Big Ten Tournament, needing a goal in extra time from senior midfielder Marissa Mykines in the 92nd minute, her third game-winner of the season. Read more at

Penn State women's soccer team downed Minnesota, 3-1. Jess Rosenbluth's  tally 4:08 into the match set the tone as the Nittany Lions dominated the Golden Gophers for PSU's 13th straight victory.. Read more at