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Buckeyes edge Gophers for 15th straight win

Feb 9, 2007 - 4:22 AM MINNEAPOLIS (Ticker) -- Jessica Davenport scored 17 points, grabbed 10 rebounds and blocked 11 shots to lead No. 5 Ohio State to its 15th straight win, a 70-67 Big Ten Conference victory over Minnesota.

The Buckeyes (22-1, 11-0 Big Ten) trailed, 33-31, at halftime and overcame 25 turnovers by shooting 63 percent (24-of-38) from the field to remain perfect in conference play.

Marscilla Packer scored 18 points for the Buckeyes, who have not lost since their December 10 visit to LSU. Packer shot 7-of-8, including 4-of-5 from 3-point range.

Ashley Ellis-Milan had 17 points and Emily Fox added 15 with seven assists for Minnesota (13-12, 5-7), which shot 45 percent (28-of-62).

Leslie Knight had 10 points for the Golden Gophers, who have lost their last four.








  • NCAA WOMENS BB
    FINAL 1ST 2ND TOTAL
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    OHIO ST (5) 31 39 70
    MINNESOTA 33 34 67 FINAL

    Feb 8 9:57 PM


  • NCAA WOMENS BB
    OHIO ST (5) 31
    MINNESOTA 33 HALFTIME

    Feb 8 8:50 PM
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    Ohio State vs. MinnesotaFeb 8 8:50 PM