No. 6 seed Northwestern Wildcats (22-10) takes on third-seeded Maryland Terrapins 24-7 in the Big Ten Tournament Quarterfinals tonight. The game tip-off at 9:00 PM EST in Verizon Center, Washington D.C.
The Big Ten Network will be covering the national broadcast with Kevin Kugler (Play-By-Play), Shon Morris (Expert Analysis), Mike Hall (Sideline) calling the action.
The winner will face No. 10 Indiana or No. 2 Wisconsin in the tournament semifinals at around 3:30 PM Saturday, Mar 11.
Both teams have met once in the regular season, with Maryland posting a 74-64 victory over the Northwestern.
Date and Time: March 10th, 2017 9:00 PM EST
Venue: Verizon Center, Washington D.C
TV: BTN (US)
The Terrapins defeated Michigan State 63-60 as Melo Trimble scored a game-winning three-pointer with 1.1 seconds left Saturday, Mar 4 in the regular season finale.
Junior guard Melo Trimble leads the team in scoring with 16.9 points (PPG), making 3.7 assists (PPG).
Northwestern made an astonishing 31-0 run over a majority of the first half Thursday night to build an unconquerable lead over Rutgers, resulting in an 83-61 victory in the second round of the Big Ten tournament.
Sophomore Vic Law and junior Scottie Lindsey both posted 16 points.
Sophomore Derek Pardon made 13 points and eight rebounds while junior Bryant McIntosh added 13 points on 6-9 shooting.