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No. 5 Maryland women rebound from defeat with 73-59 win over Purdue

No. 5 Maryland women rebound from defeat with 73-59 win over Purdue

The fifth-ranked Maryland women’s basketball team produced one of its sloppiest performances of the season the last time out, so entering Thursday’s game against Purdue, players vowed to be more mindful of ball security.

The Terrapins hardly ditched their proclivity for turnovers, but a spirited defensive effort most of the way along with supremacy inside and a lopsided free throw margin were enough to secure a 73-59 victory in front of an announced crowd of 3,646 at Xfinity Center.

Maryland (22-3, 11-2) swept the season series against the Boilermakers, won for the 10th time in 11 games and retained its hold on second place in the Big Ten three...

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