The Big Ten regular season ended with a three-way tie at the top. Expect more surprises in the conference tournament in Indianapolis.
Andrew Jones converted an offensive rebound with 1 second left and Talor Battle scored 26 points to lead Penn State past No. 16 Illinois 57-55 on Tuesday.
The 2010 Final Four will be held in the Big Ten's backyard in Indianapolis. Purdue and Michigan State are among the league's teams angling to book their ticket.
Talor Battle hit a driving shot with 0.3 seconds left to cap Penn State's rally from a 10-point deficit and give the Nittany Lions a 64-63 victory over No. 23 Illinois on Thursday night.
Talor Battle made four free throws in the final 16 seconds to lead Penn State to a 38-33 victory win over Illinois (No. 16 ESPN/USA Today, No. 18 AP) on Wednesday night.
Penn St. 52, Illinois 51