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Luther rolled to a 93-52 victory over Buena Vista University tonight in the Siebens Fieldhouse. It marks the third time this season the Norse have scored over 90 points.
Luther broke this game open with a 19-1 run that started four minutes into the first half en route to a 48-17 halftime lead.
Fourteen different players scored led by Moran Lonning and Anna Madrigal who both tallied 14 points. Taylor Elton chipped in a career high 13 off the bench, while Meagan Koepnick completed the list of double digit scorers with 10. Lonning also led the team in assists (8) and rebounds (8).
The Norse forced the Beavers to turn the ball over 26 times that led to 37 points. Buena Vista also struggled from the field shooting 25 percent.
The win snapped a two-game losing streak and keeps Luther (5-2) one game out of first place at the midway point of the conference schedule. the Norse (15-3) will travel to Coe College (5-2, 12-6) on Saturday for a game that is scheduled to begin at 2:00 p.m.
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