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(22) Syracuse 91

(8-1, 2-1 away)

(25) Iowa 97

(9-1, 6-0 home)

    7:00 PM ET, December 5, 2013

    Carver-Hawkeye Arena, Iowa City, Iowa

    1 2 T
    #22SYR 47 4491
    #25IOWA 37 6097

    Top Performers

    Syracuse: B. Sykes 25 Pts, 10 Reb, 5 Ast, 2 Stl, 1 Blk

    Iowa: M. Dixon 27 Pts, 2 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Stl

    No. 25 Iowa rallies to upend No. 22 Syracuse

    Associated Press

    IOWA CITY, Iowa -- Melissa Dixon scored seven of her game-high 27 points in the final 1:22 as No. 25 Iowa came back to defeat 22nd-ranked and previously unbeaten Syracuse 97-91 in the Big Ten/ACC challenge Thursday night.

    Dixon scored all 27 points -- on 7 of 11 3-point attempts -- after halftime as Iowa (9-1) clawed back from a 47-37 gap.

    Bethany Doolittle scored a career-high 25 for the Hawkeyes, Samantha Logic added 14 and Kali Peschel 10 with eight rebounds.

    The Hawkeyes hadn't led since 12:06 of the first half when a Dixon 3 brought them to 71-69, and then Peschel grabbed a defensive rebound and scored for a 72-71 lead.

    Syracuse (8-1) was led by 25 points on 10-for-13 shooting from Brittney Sykes, who also hauled down 10 boards. Sykes scored 10 of her points in the final 7:14 as she and Iowa's Dixon and Logic traded baskets and the lead.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    SYR
    IOWA
    Points 91 97
    FG Made-Attempted 35-73 (.479) 33-66 (.500)
    3P Made-Attempted 10-30 (.333) 11-25 (.440)
    FT Made-Attempted 11-19 (.579) 20-27 (.741)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 23 (0/0) 19 (0/0)

    Game Leaders

     
    SYR
    IOWA
    PointsB. Sykes 25M. Dixon 27
    ReboundsB. Sykes 10K. Peschel 8
    AssistsR. Coffey 7T. Taylor 8
    StealsR. Coffey 2M. Dixon 2
    BlocksS. Leary 2B. Doolittle 4

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