|Date:||December 6, 2014|
Luther's pesky full court press caused Viterbo University to turn the basketball over 28 times that led to 36 points as the Norse defeated the V-Hawks 96-64. Luther never trailed in the game and led 38-29 at intermission.
Moran Lonning led a trio of double digit scorers pouring in a career high 25 points. Lonning was 9-of-15 from the field that included a 4-for-4 performance from behind the three-point line. Anna Madrigal match her career high with 15, while Carrie Kilen chipped in 10. Kilen also led the Norse with seven rebounds. Lonning and Meagan Koepnick tied for the team lead with five assists each.
Viterbo was led by Jenna Engh who also tallied 25 points for the afternoon.
The win gives Luther an overall record of 5-1. Viterbo fell to 4-6.
The Norse return to action on Thursday, Dec. 11 when they will travel to Martin Luther College. Tip-off is scheduled for 5:50 p.m.
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