PENN STATE CLINCHES SHARE OF WOMEN'S BASKETBALL BIG TEN CHAMPIONSHIP
February 24, 2013Eastern Indiana Sports
With its 68-57 win over Michigan on Sunday afternoon, Penn State has clinched at
least a share of the Big Ten Championship. It marks the program's second consecutive
Big Ten Championship and the Lady Lions' seventh title overall.
The Lady Lions boast a 13-1 conference record and 23-3 mark overall. In Sunday's
game, Maggie Lucas led all Penn State scorers with 21 points. With Nebraska's 66-46
win over Iowa on Sunday afternoon, the Huskers improved to 11-3 in conference play
to remain in the running to share the regular season title with the Lady Lions.
With one week left in the regular season, Nebraska and Penn State each have two
games remaining. The Huskers face Wisconsin at 8 p.m. ET on Thursday, Feb. 28, while
the Lady Lions take on Minnesota at 9 p.m. ET. Nebraska and Penn State will face off
in Lincoln in their final regular season game on Sunday, March 3 at 6 p.m. ET.