|Date:||January 22, 2014|
A poor shooting night led to Luther's fourth loss in conference action as league leading Loras defeated the Norse 61-47.
The Norse shot 26.6 percent (17-64), that included a 1-of-11 effort from behind the three-point line. Loras also won the battle of the boards 46-40.
Taylor Johnson led the Norse with 12 points and collected a team best nine rebounds. Nellie Nelson and Tayler Jenks were next with seven points each.
The Duhawks Katie Langmeier recorded a double-double scoring 16 points and grabbing 14 rebounds, both game highs.
The loss gives Luther an Iowa Conference mark of 1-4, 10-6 overall. Loras remains undefeated in league play and is now 5-0, 10-6.
Luther travels to Coe College this Saturday for a game that is scheduled to begin at 2:00 p.m.
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