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No. 7 Purdue 84, Michigan 73

February 18, 2002

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ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) _ Shereka Wright scored 40 points Sunday to lead seventh-ranked Purdue to an 84-73 win over Michigan.

Down 42-38 at halftime, the Boilermakers (21-4, 12-3 Big Ten) started the second half with a 24-12 run. Kelly Komara capped it with two free throws to give Purdue a 62-54 lead with 10 minutes left. Wright then scored 16 of the Boilermakers’ last 22 points.

Komara had 11 points and six steals. Emily Heikes added 10 points and eight rebounds.

Alayne Ingram scored 24 points for Michigan (15-10, 5-9). Stephanie Gandy scored 15 points, and LeeAnn Bies added 14 points for the Wolverines, who had 20 turnovers to Purdue’s 14.

The Boilermakers have won 10 of their last 11 games.

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