Scores

Final

(12) Penn State 75

(16-4, 7-1 Big Ten)

(19) Purdue 72

(15-6, 5-4 Big Ten)

6:00 PM ET, January 30, 2014

Mackey Arena, West Lafayette, Indiana

1 2 T
#12PSU 33 4275
#19PUR 34 3872

Top Performers

Penn State: M. Lucas 23 Pts, 5 Reb, 6 Ast, 2 Stl

Purdue: K. Houser 27 Pts, 4 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Stl, 1 Blk

No. 12 Penn State women beat No. 19 Purdue 75-72

Associated Press

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. -- Maggie Lucas had 23 points and Ariel Edwards added 21 as No. 12 Penn State avenged its lone Big Ten loss by beating No. 19 Purdue 75-72 Thursday night.

Penn State led 70-63 with 3:07 to go, but a 9-4 run by the Boilermakers cut the deficit to 74-72.

Purdue sent Edwards to the free-throw line with 21 seconds left. She missed both which opened the door for Purdue to tie or win the game, but KK Houser missed a 3-pointer with 5 seconds left.

Kaliyah Mitchell grabbed the rebound for Penn State, made 1 of 2 from the line and Purdue never got another shot off.

Talia East had 12 points and 12 rebounds and Dara Taylor had 13 points and eight assists for the Lady Lions (16-4, 7-1 Big Ten).

Houser had 27 points for the Boilermakers (15-6, 5-4), and Whitney Bays added 12 points and 15 rebounds.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
PSU
PUR
Points 75 72
FG Made-Attempted 31-71 (.437) 20-63 (.317)
3P Made-Attempted 5-13 (.385) 5-21 (.238)
FT Made-Attempted 8-21 (.381) 27-30 (.900)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 23 (0/0) 22 (0/0)

Game Leaders

 
PSU
PUR
PointsM. Lucas 23K. Houser 27
ReboundsT. East 12W. Bays 15
AssistsD. Taylor 8A. Wilson 5
StealsD. Taylor 3A. Wilson 3
BlocksA. Harris 3L. Clemons 2

2013-14 Season

DATEGAMELINKS
Jan 12, 2014 PUR 84, @PSU 74Recap | Box Score
» Jan 30, 2014 PSU 75, @PUR 72Recap | Box Score