B1G Tournament Day 3: Spartans advance; Top four seeds to semis

It was quarterfinals action in Chicago at the B1G Tournament on Friday. The top four seeds in the conference got their first taste of postseason play. There were plenty of big story lines on Friday too with all eight remaining teams in the conference tournament, so let’s recap today’s action.

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B1G Tournament: Day 2 recap

The second round of the 2015 Big Ten Men’s Basketball Tournament took place on Thursday, with four games on the slate. Among the teams in action today were the Penn State Nittany Lions and the Minnesota Golden Gophers, who won their first round game on Wednesday. Two NCAA Tournament “bubble” teams also played on Thursday, as the Illinois Fighting Illini and the Indiana Hoosiers are fighting for an automatic bid into the big dance. Let’s recap today’s B1G action in Chicago.

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Big Ten Tournament: Day one recap

The 2015 Big Ten Tournament in Chicago got underway on Wednesday. There were only two games on the slate, as the bottom four teams in the conference were in action. The 12-seed Nebraska Cornhuskers squared off with the 13-seed Penn State Nittany Lions in the first game, and the 11-seed Minnesota Golden Gophers faced the 14-seed and dead last place Rutgers Scarlet Knights. Both games would prove to be fairly competitive for the full 40 minutes on Wednesday.


 

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