|Date:||December 14, 2017|
|Time:||7:00 pm||Results:||76-67||Location:||Cedar Rapids, Iowa|
Luther improved to 6-5 thanks to a 76-67 road victory over Mount Mercy University tonight in Cedar Rapids. The Norse led 41-37 at halftime and outscored the Mustangs 17-12 in the third frame that proved to be the difference in the game.
Katie Waller led the Norse attack posting a double-double. Waller grabbed 10 rebounds and tallied 13 points. Claire Marburger led the team with 15 points, while Laura Hamilton and Madison Spence both chipped in 12. Sarah Holtz was credited with nine points in 15 minutes of action.
The Norse out rebounded the Mustangs 45-35 and were also solid at the free throw line connecting on 20-of-28 attempts.
Luther returns to action this Saturday, Dec. 16 when it will travel to St. Paul, Minn., to play No. 12 University of St. Thomas. Start time is scheduled for 3:00 p.m.
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Contact: David Blanchard, 563-387-1586