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College Women's Basketball: No. 20 Purdue edges Gophers

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College Women's Basketball: No. 20 Purdue edges Gophers
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WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) -- Antionette Howard scored the go-ahead basket and K.K. Houser had 15 points to lead No. 20 Purdue to a 57-53 victory over Minnesota in the Big Ten opener for both teams Friday night.

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The Boilermakers (11-3) shot just 30.4 percent, but tied the game at 50 on a free throw by Sam Ostarello, and then Howard scored on a layup to give Purdue its first lead in the second half at 52-50.

Purdue 57,

Minnesota 53

Minnesota..................................32 21 -- 53

Purdue.......................................28 29 -- 57

MINNESOTA -- Loberg 4-14 0-1 8, Voigt 1-3 0-0 2, Banham 5-12 3-4 15, Cotton 2-10 6-6 11, Buford 3-11 0-3 7, Kellogg 0-2 0-0 0, Riche 0-0 0-0 0, B. Mastey 3-7 1-1 8, Dvorak 1-2 0-0 2. Totals 19-61 10-15 53.

PURDUE -- Ostarello 1-6 4-4 6, Jones 1-2 0-0 2, Rayburn 1-10 7-9 9, Moses 2-8 0-0 5, Houser 5-10 3-4 15, Howard 6-12 1-3 13, Williams 1-4 3-4 5, Guyton 0-1 2-4 2, Poston 0-3 0-0 0. Totals 17-56 20-28 57.

3-Point Goals--Minnesota 5-8 (Banham 2-4, Buford 1-1, B. Mastey 1-1, Cotton 1-2), Purdue 3-12 (Houser 2-4, Moses 1-3, Howard 0-1, Rayburn 0-4). Fouled out--Houser, Voigt. Rebounds--Minnesota 50 (Loberg 13), Purdue 37 (Ostarello, Rayburn 7). Assists--Minnesota 9 (Cotton 4), Purdue 10 (Houser 4). Total fouls--Minnesota 25, Purdue 18. Technical--Guyton.

Attendance--8,773.

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