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Women’s College Basketball: Hawkeyes defeat Badgers, 84-70

This news story was published on March 1, 2021.
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MADISON, WI – The Iowa Hawkeyes (14-7, 10-7) downed Wisconsin (5-17, 2-17), 84-70, Sunday night in the Kohl Center in Madison, Wisconsin.

Iowa expanded the all-time series record to 53-20, winning the last 24 contests over the Badgers.

Freshman Caitlin Clark recorded her seventh career double-double, knocking down 18 points and dishing out a career-high 14 assists.  Clark broke the Iowa women’s basketball all-time freshman assist record with 149 on the season, surpassing former Hawkeye Kathleen Doyle, who recorded 148 freshman assists during the 2016-17 season.

Four Hawkeyes scored in double figures, including a season-high for sophomore Gabbie Marshall (19), Clark (18), junior Monika Czinano (18), and sophomore McKenna Warnock (14).

Former Mason City Mohawk Megan Meyer played 5:48 of the game and recorded a rebound and a turnover.

Up next, the Hawkeyes head to Bloomington, Indiana, for Iowa’s last regular-season road trip on Wednesday, March 3 to take on the Hoosiers. Tipoff is set for 3:30 p.m. (CT) on Big Ten Network.

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