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February 26, 2014

Big Ten Medal of Honor 100th Anniversary Spotlight: Wisconsin's Janet Huff

Janet Huff earned the Big Ten Medal of Honor in 1984, after walking on to the Badger
team in 1980. The 5-8 point guard was the first Badger to be named to the All-Big
Ten Team, earning second-team honors in 1983 and first-team recognition in 1984, the
year she was named the team's MVP. Huff set the then-Wisconsin single season record
for scoring as a senior, putting up 515 points for an average of 19.1 points per
game. The Milwaukee native finished her career as the Badger record holder in steals
(294), steals per game (2.49) and assists (412). Huff scored 1,455 points in her
career, which ranks 13th on the Wisconsin career record list. Huff was named to the
dean's list for five semesters and graduated with a degree in recreation and
resource management.

The Race for the Championship:  The race for the Big Ten Championship will come down
to the final week of the regular season with three teams looking to win the title.
Penn State enters the final week with a 12-3 record and atop the conference
standings, while Michigan State and Nebraska are tied for second at 11-3...

Up in the RPI:  Eight Big Ten programs enter the week ranked among the top 64 teams
in the nation, according to the latest RPI report released by the NCAA on Monday...

To the Point:  This season, the 12 Big Ten programs have combined to produce 187
70-point outings, including 80 efforts of 80 or more...

20-Game Winners:  Four Big Ten teams will enter the week with at least 20 victories,
while two others can also reach the landmark this week...

30-Point Performances:  This season, conference standouts have combined to score 30
or more points in a game 21 times...

Extra Points:  Two conference standouts are among a group of 22 players national who
were named finalists for the Nancy Lieberman Award, given annually to the nation's
top point guard...

Tracking Stat Champions:  Several conference standouts are looking to finish the
season as individual stat champions in conference games only...

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