Tayler Hill hit three 3-pointers and scored 19 points as Ohio State (No. 16 ESPN/USA Today, No. 14 AP) held off a late charge to beat Michigan 57-48 in the quarterfinals of the Big Ten women's tournament Friday.
Mid-majors scored again with three at-large bids. But giving Middle Tennessee a pass hurt other teams' chances for invitations. As for Syracuse and Texas? Charlie Creme explains why they got in (or didn't).
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Jantel Lavender had 24 points and No. 24 Ohio State broke out of a slump to beat Michigan State (No. 10 ESPN/USA Today, No. 9 AP) on Sunday 67-53, ending the ninth-ranked Spartans' 14-game winning streak.