[BIG TEN: Men]Defending national champion Indiana's season stayed alive as transfer Dylan Mares' goal in the 96th minute gave the Hoosiers a 2-1 win over Michigan in the Big Ten Tournament quarterfinals. No. 17 Wisconsin fell to Northwestern by the same score while Michigan State beat tournament host Ohio State, 2-0.
The Wolverines took the early lead on a goal by Ezekiel Harris, but Indiana’s A.J. Corrado tied the game at 1-1 in the 62nd minute, sending the match into overtime.
The Hoosiers (7-11-1) need to win the Big Ten's automatic berth to get into the NCAA Tournament. Their losing record makes them ineligible for an at-large bid.
After a scoreless first half, Brent McIntosh and Sean Conertyscored to give Michigan State a 2-0 win over the Buckeyes and set up a date with Northwestern matchup in Friday's second semifinal game at 2:30 p.m. ET.
Seventh-seeded Northwestern got goals from goals by Grant Wilsonand Eric Weberman to defeat Wisconsin