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DePauw Advances To NCAA Div. III Women's Basketball Tournament Sectional Finals

DePauw Advances To NCAA Div. III Women's Basketball Tournament Sectional Finals

The DePauw women's basketball team advanced to its second straight NCAA Sectional Final and sixth in the last 13 years after defeating Carthage, 73-54, Friday night in front of a home crowd at Neal Fieldhouse. Trailing 22-19 with just over six minutes left in the half, senior Alex Gasaway (Crawfordsville, IN/Crawfordsville) scored nine of her 18 points during a 16-4 run to give DePauw a 35-26 lead at the break. Gasaway finished the game with five rebounds and two blocks to go along with her 18 points while junior Savannah Trees (Libertyville, IL/Libertyville) scored 14 of her game-high 20 in the second-half. The Tigers will now take a 30-1 record into Saturday's sectional final round of the national tournament where they will take on Wisconsin-Whitewater (25-5) in a rematch of last years National Championship game.

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