NCAA Basketball: 2010 Big Ten Tournament Bracket

Jon StarSenior Writer IMarch 10, 2010

WEST LAFAYETTE, IN - JANUARY 12:  Evan Turner #21 of the Ohio State Buckeyes shoots the ball during the Big Ten game against the Purdue Boilermakers at Mackey Arena on January 12, 2010 in West Lafayette, Indiana. Ohio state won 70-66.  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
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OPENING ROUND


Thursday, March 11, 2:30 PM EST

No. 8 Michigan (14-16) v. No. 9 Iowa (10-21) (ESPN2)

Thursday, March 11, Approx 5:00 PM EST

No. 7 Northwestern (19-12) v. No. 10 Indiana (10-20) (ESPN2)

Thursday, March 11, 7:30 PM EST

No. 6 Minnesota (18-12) v. No. 11 Penn State (11-19) (Big Ten Network)


QUARTERFINALS

Friday, March 12, Noon EST

No. 1 Ohio State (24-7) v. No. 8/No. 9 Winner (ESPN)

Friday, March 12, Approx. 2:30 PM EST

No. 4 Wisconsin (23-7) v. No. 5 Illinois (18-13) (ESPN)

Friday, March 12, 6:30 PM EST

No.2 Purdue (26-4) v. No. 7/No. 10 winner (Big Ten Network)

Friday, March 12, Approx. 9:00 PM EST

No. 3 Michigan State (24-7) v. No. 6/No. 11 winner (Big Ten Network)


SEMIFINALS

Saturday, March 13, 1:40 PM EST

Semifinalist No. 1 v. Semifinalist No. 4 (CBS)

Saturday, March 13, Approx. 4:00 PM EST

Semifinalist No. 2 v. Semifinalist No. 3 (CBS)


CHAMPIONSHIP

Sunday, March 14, 3:30 PM EST

Finalist No. 1 v. Finalist No. 2 (CBS)