B1G Tourney: Ohio State women advance to Championship Game

Ohio State forward Stephanie Mavunga (1) defends against Minnesota center Bryanna Fernstrom during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in the semifinals of the Big Ten women's tournament, Saturday, March 3, 2018, in Indianapolis. Ohio State won 90-88. (AP Photo/R Brent Smith)

Ohio State Women's Basketball defeated Minnesota 90-88 to advance to the Big Ten Tournament Championship game.

The Buckeyes were led by Guard Kelsey Mitchell and Forward Stephanie Mavunga.

Mavunga had a double-double with 26 points and 21 rebounds.

Mitchell had 30 points, 9 assists, and 4 rebounds.

The Buckeyes will play Maryland on Sunday for the Championship. The Terrapins have won the past three Big Ten Tournament titles.

The last time Ohio State made the Championship Game was 2015 when they lost to Maryland.

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