Maggie Lucas scored 24 points, leading Penn State (No. 12 ESPN/USA Today, No. 9 AP) past Minnesota 78-74 in Friday's Big Ten tournament quarterfinals.
Mia Nickson scored 20 points and Alex Bentley added 16 points, including the go-ahead 3-pointer with 38.9 seconds to play, to help Penn State (No. 21 ESPN/USA Today, No. 19 AP) rally for a 68-65 victory over Minnesota on Sunday.
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Maggie Lucas scored 24 points and dished out eight assists to lead Penn State (No. 15 ESPN/USA Today, No. 11 AP) over Minnesota 74-51 Sunday.
Ohio State's Jessica Davenport was named the 2005 Big Ten Player of the Year by both the coaches and media on Tuesday.
For the second straight year, Penn State senior Kelly Mazzante has been named the Big Ten Player of the Year.