Marquette wins overtime thriller
Madigan nets the overtime goal to help the Golden Eagles win
MILWAUKEE -- Sophomore Taylor Madigan's golden goal in the 97th minute was all Marquette needed to defeat Toledo 1-0 in the first round of the NCAA tournament Saturday evening at Valley Fields.
The Golden Eagles (18-3-0) advance to the second round of the NCAA Championship where they will play Penn State.
Toledo ends its season 14-6-2 overall.
Maegan Kelly's assist of Taylor Madigan's game winner marked her 39th point of the season. Marquette is 23-0 all-time when Kelly registers a point. Marquette advances to the second round of the NCAA tournament for the second consecutive season. Marquette is 7-7-3 all-time in the NCAA tournament, 6-3-1 in first round games. It is the fifth time in program history Marquette has advanced to the second round. Marquette has needed overtime five times this season and stands 5-0 in those games. Marquette is 39-14-33 all-time under Markus Roeders when overtime is needed.