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Marquette University at St. Louis University 26 January 2003
SLU (11-9, 2-3) played their second straight overtime contest, a 68-65 loss to Marquette University (10-7, 2-3) at the Bauman-Eberhardt Center before a more typical crowd (reported inflated attendance, 417). Junior forward Angie Lewis (50) only scored 6 points for the Billikens, who were led by senior guard Harmonie King (22) and junior forward Jana Haywood (24) with 17 and 12 points, respectively. The Golden Eagles were led by freshman guard Carolyn Kieger (2) with 14 points, 8 rebounds and 6 assists, sophomore forward Katie Alsdurf (22) with 13 points, 3 rebounds and 2 assists, and junior guard Kelly Schwerman (31) with 13 points, 7 rebounds and 2 assists. The Billikens trailed 9-0 early in the contest and were able to close to 32-28 at the intermission. Regulation time ended tied 53-53, but then the Billikens were unable to capitalize on Marquette errors and lost by the final score of 68-65. There were a total of 37 turnovers, 26 by Marquette and 11 by the Billikens. Marquette dominated the boards 51-31. SLU shot only 52% from the charity line.

SLU senior guard Harmonie King (22) scored 17 points and collected 4 rebounds.

Billikens junior forward Jana Haywood (34) scored 12 points, 3 rebounds, 5 assists, and 3 steals.

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