Tue. Final: MU Women 55, Northwestern 54
EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) -- Senior guard Krystal Ellis scored Marquette's final nine points in a 55-54 women's basketball victory over Northwestern Tuesday night.
Ellis, who had 18 points, scored six straight points to tie the game at 54-54 with 35 seconds to play.
She drew a foul with 13 seconds to go and sank the first of two free throws to give the Golden Eagles the win.
Angel Robinson added 14 points for Marquette (6-2).
Kristin Cartwright scored 12 points to lead balanced scoring for Northwestern (2-5).
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