Purdue Takes Big Ten Women's Basketball Tournament Title

By Dean Pantazi

Purdue Takes Big Ten Women's Basketball Tournament Title

March 4, 2012 Updated Mar 4, 2012 at 11:31 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (Indiana's NewsCenter) - KK Houser hit for 19 points, including a big three pointer in the second overtime, to lead Purdue past Nebraska 74-70 in the championship game of the Big Ten women's basketball tournament Sunday.

It landed the Boilermakers the automatic bid into the NCAA tournament that goes to the tournament winner.

Purdue's Brittany Rayburn, who was held to nine points in the final, was named tournament MVP>

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