Czinano, Doyle help No. 22 Iowa women rally, beat Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Monika Czinano scored 21 points on 10-of-11 shooting and No. 22 Iowa hit five of its 10 3-pointers in the fourth quarter to rally from a 13-point deficit with eight minutes left and beat Minnesota 76-75 on Thursday night.

Kathleen Doyle had 17 points, six rebounds and eight assists, and Alexis Sevillian scored 11 points, for Iowa (14-3, 5-1 Big Ten Conference). The Hawkeyes have won five in a row and nine of their last 10.

Doyle, McKenna Warnock, Sevillian and Makeznie Meyer each hit a 3-pointer in a 16-4 run that pulled Iowa within a point with 1:10 to play. After Jasmine Brunson missed a layup, Sevillian made another 3 to give the Hawkeyes their first lead since midway through the second quarter. Gadiva Hubbard was fouled with 0.7 seconds left but missed 1 of 2 free throws and Iowa held on.

Freshman Sara Scalia had her first career double-double with 18 points and a career-high 10 rebounds for the Golden Gophers (11-6, 1-5), who have lost five straight. Hubbard also scored 18 points and Jasmine Brunson added 16.

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Destiny Pitts, who was suspended indefinitely by Minnesota before Sunday’s game at Illinois for “conduct unbecoming a member of the team”, announced earlier Thursday her intent to transfer. She was leading the team, and fifth in the conference, in scoring (16.3 points per game) and was a first-team all-Big Ten selection as a sophomore last season.

The Golden Gophers, who led by as many as 15 points in the second half, missed 13 of their last 15 shots.

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