EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) _ Angie Welle and Lindsey Wilson each scored 23 points as No. 5 Iowa State beat Northwestern 71-61 on Saturday to improve to 6-0.

Freshman Sarah Kwasinski led the Wildcats (2-7) with 26 points and 10 rebounds. Suzanne Morrison, another first-year player, had 14 points and nine rebounds.