staff, February 19, 2015

With its 81-70 victory over Wisconsin on Thursday night, the Maryland women's basketball team clinched at least a share of the Big Ten Championship and secured the No. 1 seed in the Big Ten Women's Basketball Tournament, to be held March 4-8 at Sears Centre Arena in Hoffman Estates, Ill.

The Terrapins improved to 15-0 in their inaugural Big Ten season and 24-2 overall. Maryland has won 18 consecutive games and is ranked fifth in the national polls.

Sophomore guard Brionna Jones guided Maryland with a game-leading 20 points and 15 rebounds, while Shatori Walker-Kimbrough and Lexie Brown added 17 and 15 points, respectively, for the Terrapins.

Big Ten Women's Basketball Tournament tickets can be purchased through the Sears Centre Arena ticket offices at 1-888-SEARS-TIX (732-7784) or Information on tournament tickets, lodging and history can be found at