|Date:||January 17, 2015|
No. 25 Luther remains the lone team in the Iowa Conference to stay unbeaten after defeating Coe 76-62 this afternoon in the Regents Center. The Norse scored 36 points off of Coe turnovers and put together a 20-7 run in the final seven minutes of the game to secure the victory.
Four Norse tallied double digits led by Meagan Koepnick and Moran Lonning who both scored a game high 18 points. Carrie Kilen provided 12, while Solveig Nelson chipped in 10 off the bench. Taylor Elton led the Norse with six rebounds and Lonning dished out six assists and recorded seven steals.
Coe was led by the trio of Mickey Hansche (16), Aleena Hobbs (15) and Megan Hayes (12).
The win was the 11th in a row for the Norse who are now 14-1, 4-0 in the Iowa Conference. Coe fell to 3-1 in league play, 10-5 overall.
Luther returns to action on Wednesday, Jan. 21 when it will travel to Simpson College. This game will begin at 6:00 p.m.
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