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Loyola women trip Ill.-Chicago, 63-54


CHICAGO -- Corey Hewitt scored 13 points, Jina Mosley had 12 and Jennifer Bongard 11 as the Loyola women's team turned back Illinois-Chicago, 63-54, yesterday to win its second straight game under new coach Cindy Anderson.

The Greyhounds (6-1) and Flames (2-7) both shot poorly in the first half, but Loyola managed a 22-14 lead at intermission.

Loyola shot just 30.4 percent (7-for-23) from the field in the half, but Illinois-Chicago didn't do much better, shooting 31.6 percent (6-for-19).

The Greyhounds won the game at the free-throw line, making 16 of 25 in the second half to pull away.

Holly Tamm led the Flames with 13 points, while Angela Wenzel had 12 points and seven rebounds.

Pub Date: 12/22/98

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