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Iowa women lose to Florida International

[ 0 ] November 23, 2012 |

MIAMI, Fla. — Jerica Coley made a layup at the buzzer to stun Iowa and lift the Florida International women’s basketball team to a 66-64 home win in the FIU Thanksgiving Classic on Friday. Coley finished with a game-high 31 points.

Iowa’s Claire Till missed two free throws with 8 seconds remaining.


Jaime Printy scored 15 points on 4-for-9 shooting from 3-point territory to lead Iowa in its first game of the tournament. Post Morgan Johnson added 14 points.

The Hawkeyes led 62-54 with 2:34 left on Melissa Dixon’s 3-point field goal. Florida International rallied behind two Coley 3-pointers, the second with 18 seconds left.

Iowa plays again in the tournament Sunday.


Category: Iowa Hawkeyes women's basketball

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