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Badger women survive in double OT


It took double overtime to do it, but Wisconsin edged Wisconsin-Milwaukee 71-69 in women's college basketball Tuesday night.

Mariah Dunham scored 16 points, Alyssa Karel and Tara Steinbauer added 11 each and Jade Davis had 10 for the Badgers (6-1).

The balanced scoring countered the Panthers' Traci Edwards who had 30 points and 10 rebounds. The other Milwaukee player in double figures was Jineen Williams with 16 points and 11 rebounds.

Milwaukee (3-3) outscored Wisconsin 36-25 in the second half to tie the score at 54-54 and force overtime. The first extra period ended in a 63-63 tie.

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