Penn State vs Northwestern

Northwestern 68, Penn St. 56

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EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) - Drew Crawford scored 21 points Sunday night, reaching the 1,000-point milestone for his Northwestern career, and the Wildcats snapped a two-game losing streak with a 68-56 victory over Penn State.

Crawford, a junior forward, is the 31st Northwestern player to top 1,000 career points and is the 17th to reach the mark in just three seasons.

Dave Sobolewski scored a career-high 20 points while John Shurna added 17 for the Wildcats (11-3, 1-1 Big Ten).

Tim Frazier led Penn State (8-7, 0-2) with 16 points. Jermaine Marshall had 14 and Cammeron Woodyard added 11 for the Nittany Lions.

Crawford, who has 1,002 career points, hit the milestone with a 3-pointer with 10:07 remaining.

Both teams resume Big Ten play later this week. Northwestern is home on Wednesday against Illinois while Penn State hosts Purdue on Thursday.

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Penn State Nittany Lions
B. Oliver, F180-02-42052
T. Frazier, G355-116-953316
J. Marshall, G315-141-433214
M. Glover, G282-50-08254
C. Woodyard, G283-133-460111
T. Lewis271-50-04333
S. Borovnjak222-42-24026
J. Graham60-10-00000
R. Travis50-00-00020
Totals 18-5314-2336112356
 34%60.9% 
Northwestern Wildcats
D. Crawford, F407-95-633121
J. Shurna, F385-105-582217
L. Mirkovic, C221-22-711114
D. Sobolewski, G407-113-522320
R. Hearn, G120-10-00130
A. Marcotullio202-40-01256
D. Curletti180-10-20200
J. Cobb100-20-00010
Totals 22-4015-2527131668
 55%60% 
Big Ten
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Maryland4-116-228
Wisconsin4-115-337
Northwestern4-215-442
Purdue4-215-435
Michigan St.4-212-737
Minnesota3-315-410
Indiana3-313-688
Iowa3-311-8117
Penn St.3-311-864
Nebraska3-39-947
Illinois2-412-744
Michigan2-412-778
Ohio St.2-412-784
Rutgers0-611-8148
 
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NOVA 77 Final
MU 81
Monmth 65 Final
NC 102
Minn 56 Final
Michigan 61
Syracuse 87 Final
DEP 68
Penn 55 Final
DUKE 85
Cincinnati 66 Final
PITT 63