BTN.com staff, December 22, 2014
That was a busy and fun day of Big Ten men's basketball action! Catch up all 11 games on our Big Ten scoreboard.
In afternoon action, Northwestern rolled UIC and Penn State blew out Dartmouth to move to 12-1.
In later action, Michigan State blasted The Citadel, Ohio State destroyed Miami (OH), Purdue lost to Gardner-Webb, Indiana stormed past New Orleans, Minnesota put away Furman, Michigan knocked off Coppin State, Iowa dropped North Florida, No. 6 Wisconsin won at Cal and Nebraska lost at Hawaii.
Use the links below to catch up on all of the action.
PENN STATE 69, DARTMOUTH 49: BOX | PBP | AP RECAP
D.J. Newbill scored 17 points, Geno Thorpe added 12 and Penn State defeated Dartmouth 69-49 Monday for its 10th straight win and a school-record 12th non-conference victory.
GARDNER-WEBB 89, PURDUE 84: BOX | PBP | AP RECAP
Jerome Hill scored 31 points and had nine rebounds, and Tyler Strange added 18 points and 10 assists, leading Gardner-Webb to an 89-84 victory against struggling Purdue on Monday night.
INDIANA 79, NEW ORLEANS 59: BOX | PBP | AP RECAP
Indiana and junior guard Kevin "Yogi" Ferrell followed up a big win over Butler Saturday night with a 79-59 victory over New Orleans Monday. Ferrell scored 17 points, grabbed five rebounds and dished out two assists in the win.
IOWA 80, NORTH FLORIDA 70: BOX | PBP | AP RECAP
Aaron White tied his season-high with 23 points to lead Iowa to an 80-70 win over North Florida on Monday in the Hawkeyes' final game before Big Ten play.
MICHIGAN 72, COPPIN STATE 56: BOX | PBP | AP RECAP
Freshman Ricky Doyle led the Wolverines with a career-high 16 points and five rebounds and Michigan halted a four-game losing streak Monday night with a 72-56 win over Coppin State.
MINNESOTA 86, FURMAN 76: BOX | PBP | AP RECAP
Joey King made 8 of 11 shots and scored 19 points as Minnesota got past Furman 86-76 on Monday. DeAndre Mathieu scored 16 points for Minnesota (10-2), with seven assists and five steals.
HAWAII 66, NEBRASKA 58: BOX | PBP | AP RECAP
Aaron Valdes scored 15 points as Hawaii held off Nebraska, 66-58, in a tournament quarterfinal game late Monday night. Terran Petteway scored 14 points to pace the Cornhuskers, who made just 13-of-23 free throws.