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Wisconsin women hold off Pitt in Big Ten/ACC Challenge

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The Wisconsin women's basketball team held off Pittsburgh down the stretch for a 58-57 victory in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge.

Junior forward Marsha Howard led the Badgers with 14 points and 15 rebounds. It was the first double-double of her career. Cayla McMorris added 12 points and nine rebounds. Courtney Fredrickson scored 11.

The Badgers outrebounded Pitt 48-25. Wisconsin improves to 4-3 on the season. Pittsburgh falls to 5-2.

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