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Indiana women knock off No. 22 Purdue

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — Jasmine McGhee scored 26 points, including the game-winning basket with 1 second remaining, as Indiana knocked off No. 22 Purdue 62-61 Wednesday night.

McGhee hit two free throws with 1:14 remaining, snapping a run of seven straight points by Purdue and giving the Hoosiers (11-15, 2-11 Big Ten) a 60-59 lead. A basket by KK Houser put the Boilermakers back on top 61-60 with 13 seconds left before Indiana called timeout and got the ball to McGhee, whose jumper sealed the victory and snapped a 10-game losing streak for the Hoosiers.

Aulani Sinclair added 16 points and Sasha Chaplin had 10 for Indiana.

Purdue (19-7, 8-5) has dropped two straight after falling to Iowa 72-52 on Sunday, and lost to Indiana for the first time since 2009 — a span of eight games.

Taylor Manuel had 16 points for the Boilermakers, Houser had 12 and Drey Mingo added 11 points and 10 rebounds.

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