GAMEDAY Womens Basketball


Northwestern 67, Wisconsin 54


Associated Press

EVANSTON, Ill. - Sydney Wood and Lindsey Pulliam scored 14 points each and No. 24 Northwestern snapped a two-game skid with a 67-54 win over Wisconsin.

Veronica Burton was only 1-of-8 shooting but made all 10 of her free throws and scored 13 points with nine assists for the Wildcats (12-5, 10-5 Big Ten).

Sydney Hilliard scored 15 points with five assists for the Badgers (5-15, 2-15). Imani Lewis, coming off a pair of 27-point games that included double-digit rebounds, finished with 11 points and eight boards.

Both teams shot 41% but the Badgers turned the ball over 26 times, which included 11 steals and led to 21 Northwestern points.

Northwestern trailed by a point midway through the first quarter then finished the period on a 10-0 run. A 13-2 run in the second period put the Wildcats up by 18, their largest lead, before ending the half ahead 37-20. The lead remained in double figures in the second half.

Northwestern swept the season series, having beaten the Badgers 80-55 on Jan. 6.

February 20, 2021


Wisconsin
Player Pos Min FG-FGA FT-FTA 3P-3PA OR-TR Ast Blk Stl TO PF Pts
I. Lewis F 31 4-10 3-4 0-0 2-8 0 0 0 3 3 11
T. Stauffacher F 21 1-3 1-2 1-2 0-3 1 0 0 3 2 4
S. Hilliard G 38 6-12 3-4 0-1 2-4 5 0 0 6 3 15
E. Moschkau G 31 3-7 0-0 3-7 0-4 3 1 3 4 1 9
J. Pospisilova G 25 2-4 0-0 1-2 0-4 3 0 2 4 4 5
B. Schramek 20 1-4 1-2 1-3 0-1 0 0 0 2 2 4
H. Douglass 14 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-1 0 0 0 1 4 0
K. Thompson 12 1-4 2-4 0-1 1-2 0 0 0 1 2 4
A. Luehring 4 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-1 0 0 0 1 0 0
N. Leuzinger 1 0-0 2-2 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 2
L. Djurstrom 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0
S. Mathiason 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals   197 18-44
(.409)
12-18
(.667)
6-16
(.375)
7-33 12 1 5 26 21 54


Northwestern
Player Pos Min FG-FGA FT-FTA 3P-3PA OR-TR Ast Blk Stl TO PF Pts
P. Mott F 26 3-6 2-2 0-0 1-5 1 0 1 1 3 8
V. Burton G 36 1-8 10-10 1-5 1-5 9 0 3 2 1 13
L. Pulliam G 35 6-16 2-4 0-3 1-6 3 1 1 3 2 14
J. Hamilton G 33 3-7 1-2 0-1 1-4 1 2 2 0 3 7
S. Wood G 33 6-9 2-2 0-0 1-3 3 1 3 3 2 14
A. Morris 15 2-4 0-0 0-0 0-0 1 1 1 0 2 4
L. Satterwhite 12 1-4 1-2 1-4 1-2 0 0 0 1 0 4
J. McWilliams 7 1-2 1-2 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 3
B. Pikiell 1 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 1 0 0
K. Rainey 1 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals   199 23-56
(.411)
19-24
(.792)
2-13
(.154)
9-30 18 5 11 11 14 67



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