Iowa Women's Basketball

Iowa rallies for overtime win at Rutgers

Megan Gustafson now holds school records for points and rebounds in a season . (Cliff Jette/The Gazette)
Megan Gustafson now holds school records for points and rebounds in a season . (Cliff Jette/The Gazette)

PISCATAWAY, N.J. — Kathleen Doyle drained the game-tying 3-pointer with 9 seconds left to force overtime, leading the Iowa women’s basketball team to a 77-67 victory over Rutgers Wednesday night.


The Hawkeyes trailed 45-36 entering the fourth quarter before rallying to tie it on Doyle’s 3, 59-59.

Iowa (22-6, 10-5) has won six straight games. Rutgers fell to 19-10, 7-8 in the Big Ten.

Four Hawkeyes scored in double figures — Megan Gustafson (27), Chase Coley (20), Doyle (14) and Makenzie Meyer (11).

In the game, Gustafson broke Iowa’s school record for points (672) and rebounds (343) in a single season. She now has 698 points and 355 rebounds before Senior Day against Indiana on Saturday.

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