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Minnesota tops Creighton in double OT

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Dec 31, 2012 at 7:25 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (KNSI) Rachel Banham scored a career-high 39 points and Minnesota stormed back from a 20 point deficit to defeat Creighton 88-81 in double overtime Sunday.

Banham--a sophomore guard from Lakeville-- was a perfect 13 for 13 from the free throw line.

Micaella Riche added 23 points and 10 rebounds for Minnesota.

The Gophers improved to 11-3 with the win. They open Big Ten Conference play Thursday night at Michigan State.

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