No. 18 Ohio State defeated No. 9 Indiana on penalties to win the Big Ten tournament championship game at Old College Field in East Lansing, Mich. After failing to score in regulation and overtime, Ohio State triumphed 5-4 in the penalty shootout to earn the Big Ten's automatic NCAA Tournament bid.
OSU's Doug Verhoff put away the game-winning penalty after OSU goalkeeper Casey Latcham had saved from Indiana's Daniel Kelly.
Earlier this season the two teams played to a 0-0 double overtime tie in Bloomington. The Hoosiers and Buckeyes also met in last year's league championship game with IU posting a 1-0 victory in Columbus.