Rayvonte Rice scored 15 points to lead the Illini (18-13, 7-11 Big Ten), who notched consecutive road wins against ranked opponents for the first time since 2005.
'It could quite possibly be the worst game we've ever played, but give Nebraska a lot of credit -- their upperclassmen and leaders really showed up and set the tone early,' said MSU coach Suzy Merchant.
Saturday's Big Ten hockey roundup: Michigan State scores three unanswered goals to overtake Michigan
Michael Ferrantino and MacKenzie MacEachern scored 1:13 minutes apart in the third period as Michigan State defeated Michigan, 4-3, Saturday at Munn Ice Arena to salvage a split in the home-and-home series.
Michigan State has to hope it has seen the last of Nebraska for the rest of the season after getting dominated 86-58 in the Big Ten tournament semifinal Saturday night at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
Junior Andrew Sinelli had his first career hat trick, leading Michigan to a 7-1 win over Michigan State on Friday night at Yost Ice Arena.
Michigan State freshman guard Branndais Agee worked hard and waited for her chance to play in critical situations while watching a pair of first-year Spartans help them to a share of the Big Ten regular-season championship.
Suzy Merchant has done a tremendous job during her seven years as head coach at Michigan State, guiding the Spartans to 20 or more wins each year and two Big Ten regular-season titles, the most of any women's basketball coach in school history.
A stifling defensive effort by Penn State against Northwestern Thursday at Welsh-Ryan Arena was exactly what the Nittany Lions needed. The Wildcats had no answer for Penn State's zone defense as the Nittany Lions cruised to a 59-32 win. Penn State's five road wins are the most since 2008-09 when they won six.
Michigan dominated Indiana 82-57 Thursday night in their Big Ten women's tournament opener at Bankers Life Fieldhouse to set up a quarterfinal showdown with rival and No. 2 seed Michigan State.
Michigan athletic director Dave Brandon hired Kim Barnes Arico as head women's basketball coach two years ago to lead the Wolverines to championships and NCAA tournament appearances.
Aerial Powers will be all smiles when she takes the floor at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis for the Spartans in a Big Ten Conference tournament quarterfinal game Friday night.
Walter Pitchford scored the Cornhuskers' first nine points and knocked down a key 3-pointer with 1:57 to go, allowing Nebraska to hold off Indiana's second-half comeback for a 70-60 victory — its first win in six tries in Bloomington.
Seeding in the conference tournament is still up in the air, but it's the bigger prize — the NCAA Tournament — that still looms for some and this week could go a long way in determining which teams are in and which are out.
Meyer prowled the sideline as always on Ohio State's first day of spring practice, looking fit and engaged just days after surgery to relieve pressure from a cyst on his brain.
Michigan guaranteed itself a championship banner with its win over Minnesota on Saturday. The Wolverines have at least a share of the Big Ten title — their ...
Despite being outshot and outrebounded, No. 14 Wisconsin made 13 of 14 free throws in the final 7:45 against Penn State and held on for a 71-66 victory Sunday, ...
Phil Di Giuseppe's power-play goal at 10:30 of the third period was the winner as Michigan won, 4-3, at Ohio State on Sunday in Big Ten hockey.
Benny Parker came off the bench to score seven points for Nebraska, the margin of the Huskers' 54-47 win over Northwestern Saturday. But his biggest play came ...
Tom Serratore scored 13:15 in the third period to lift Minnesota to a 2-1 victory over Penn State in a Big Ten hockey game at Mariucci Arena Saturday.
With a share of the Big Ten title on the line and the last regular season home game for the Penn State seniors, the Lady Lions weren't about to let the ...
Michigan's Andrew Copp, Luke Moffatt and Alex Guptill all missed in the shootout while Alex Szczechura scored for the Buckeyes.
With one shot, No. 22 Ohio State had a chance to wash away a game full of missteps and prevent Penn State from pulling off yet another upset of the Buckeyes.
Nebraska came to Illinois as one of the Big Ten's hottest teams. The Cornhuskers had won five straight and seven of eight to pull themselves into the middle of ...
The relationship between his players and the Iowa fans hasn't been great recently, and after last weekend's home loss to Wisconsin, which essentially ended any ...
The Hoosiers (15-12, 5-9 Big Ten) held Wisconsin (23-5, 10-5) to its lowest point production in the first half this season, taking a 29-19 lead. Wisconsin ...
The Gophers are 17-21 in three seasons under Kill. He has come far enough in his fight with epilepsy that he's back behind the wheel. State law requires ...
The Big Ten office announced Monday that the tournament, scheduled for March 13-16 at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, is sold out for the second ...
Nebraska (16-10, 8-6 Big Ten) used a 26-8 second half run to take down Purdue, (15-12, 5-9), and now need to keep winning if they want to get into the NCAA ...
Frank Kaminsky had 21 points and a crucial late steal as Wisconsin won 79-74 for its fifth straight win after a 1-5 stretch marked by poor shooting.
Alex Kile and Phil Di Giuseppe each scored two goals as No. 10 Michigan snapped a four-game winless streak with a 5-2 victory over Penn State Saturday at Yost ...
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Where to watch the big game in Metro Detroit
- 1, St. Louis at Washington, MLB
- 1, Detroit at Miami, 97.1
- 4, Cincinnati at L.A. Angels, MLB
- 2, Michigan State at TCU, FSD+
- Noon, Virginia at Maryland, CBS
- Noon, Big South final, ESPN2
- Noon, Northwestern at Purdue, BTN
- 1, Big Ten women’s final, ESPN
- 2, Missouri Valley final, CBS
- 2, Saint Louis at Massachusetts, CBSSN
- 2, Atlantic Sun final, Mercer at Florida Gulf Coast, ESPN2
- 2, GLIAC women’s final, COM900
- 4, LaSalle at Saint Joseph’s, CBSSN
- 4:30, Michigan State at Ohio State, CBS/WJR
- 5:15, Penn State at Minnesota, BTN
- 6, Boston College at North Carolina State, ESPNU
- 7:30, Wisconsin at Nebraska, BTN
- 6, Duke at Loyola, CBSSN
- Noon, Alabama-Birmingham at East Carolina, FSD
- 2, Big Ten championships, BTN
- 6a, Mission Hills World Championship, GC
- 1, PGA Tour, Cadillac Championship, GC
- 3, PGA Tour, Cadillac Championship, NBC
- 7:30, PGA Tour, Puerto Rico Open, GC
- 3, Sprint Cup, Kobalt 400, Fox
- 1, Miami at Chicago, ABC
- 3:30, Oklahoma City at L.A. Lakers, ABC
- 6, Detroit at Boston, FSD/97.1
- 9, Phoenix at Golden State, NBA
- Noon, Detroit at N.Y. Rangers, NBC/1270
- 7:30, Chicago at Buffalo, NBCSN
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