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College Basketball World Reacts To Iowa's Big Ten Championship

Joe Wieskamp #10 of the Iowa Hawkeyes handles the ball

INDIANAPOLIS, INDIANA - MARCH 22: Joe Wieskamp #10 of the Iowa Hawkeyes handles the ball in the game against the Oregon Ducks in the second round of the 2021 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on March 22, 2021 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Sarah Stier/Getty Images)

Iowa has taken down Purdue in the Big Ten Championship game on Sunday.

This is Iowa's first Big Ten Championship under Fran McCaffery and its first conference title since 2006.

The Hawkeyes were up 35-32 at halftime and were able to outscore the Boilermakers 40-34 in the second half to win 75-66.

Keegan Murray led the way for Iowa with a double-double (19 points and 11 rebounds), while Tony Perkins and Payton Sandfort also both finished in double-figures. They had 11 and 10 points respectfully.

Both teams are set to get high seeds in the NCAA Tournament as Iowa is 26-9 overall, while Purdue is 27-7.

The college basketball world is thrilled for the Hawkeyes.

Iowa is the first school to win both the men's and women's Big Ten tournament in the same year since Ohio State did in 2011.

The Hawkeyes will find out what seed and region they'll be in at 6 p.m. ET on CBS.