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Wichita State stops UNI women 70-52

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The Northern Iowa women's basketball team lost to theWichita State Shockers Friday night at the McLeod Center, 70-52. UNI fell to 10-9 overall and  6-2 in Missouri Valley Conference play.


UNI was led by Madison Weekly, who finished with 12 points while Stephanie Davison and Brooke Brown both scored eight points each. Alyssa Johnson led the Panthers with seven rebounds.

The Panthers got off to a slow start shooting just 3 of 23 from the field in the first half. Wichita State led 29-12 at halftime.

The Shockers led by as many as 22 points with 11:08 left in the second half, but UNI continued to push, finding good shots from the arc and in the paint. Weekly scored nine second half points while Davison put in all eight of hers down the stretch, including two consecutive jumpers to end the game.

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