The B1G Basketball Tournament in Indianapolis is heating up with some dramatic outcomes produced Thursday.

Remarkably, 3 of the 4 results from Thursday saw big leads erased. Indiana came back in the second half for a dramatic win over Michigan while Penn State erased a 9-point halftime deficit in taking down Ohio State.

Michigan State also saw a 20-point lead slip away to Maryland but was able to pull out of disaster at the very end. The Spartans held on for a win to advance.

Iowa vs. Northwestern was a different story. The Hawkeyes hit the ground running and never let up, posting a record-breaking performance in a rout.

B1G Basketball Tournament Thursday Results

  • Northwestern 76, Iowa 112
  • Indiana 74, Michigan 69
  • Maryland 72, Michigan State 76
  • Penn State 71, Ohio State 68

Four games dot the landscape for Friday with the top 4 seeds in the conference hitting the floor. The quarterfinals tip-off at 11:30 am EST with co-regular season champ Illinois facing Indiana in the Illini’s first game in Indianapolis. Every game will be aired on the Big Ten Network (BTN).

B1G Basketball Tournament Bracket for March 11, 2022

  • 9-seed Indiana vs. 1-seed Illinois, 11:30 am EST (BTN)
  • 5-seed Iowa vs. 4-seed Rutgers, approx. 2 pm EST (BTN)
  • 7-seed Michigan State vs. 2-seed Wisconsin, 6:30 pm EST (BTN)
  • 11-seed Penn State vs. 3-seed Purdue, approx. 9 pm EST (BTN)