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UNI Women beats Creighton 58-57 in first place showdown

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OMAHA, NEBRASKA (KWWL)-- Jacqui Kalin led the University of Northern Iowa women's basketball team with 19 points, two of them coming on a layup with 1:05 remaining that put the Panthers in front for good in a 58-57 win over Creighton Thursday night at D.J. Sokol Arena. The win moves UNI (11-5, 4-1 MVC) into a tie for first place in the Missouri Valley Conference standings.

Erin Brocka finished with 11 points, nine rebounds, two assists and two steals for the Panthers. Amber Kirschbaum finished with nine points, and Lizzie Boeck tallied six points and six rebounds. Rachel Madrigal notched five points, four assists, four steals and two blocked shots for UNI.

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