TCU 80

(5-1, 3-1 away)

(13) Michigan State 75

(4-1, 4-1 home)

    10:30 PM ET, November 28, 2004

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    TCU 36 4480
    #13MSU 40 3575

    Irvin powers 5-1 Frogs to second straight upset

    HONOLULU (AP) -- Sandora Irvin had 23 points and 17 rebounds and TCU upset a ranked team for the second night in a row, beating No. 13 Michigan State 80-75 Sunday in the championship game of the Rainbow Wahine Classic.

    Michigan State's Rene Haynes had a chance to tie it with less than 3 seconds left, but she missed a 3-pointer from the right wing. TCU's Ashley Davis followed with two free throws to seal the victory for the Lady Frogs.

    TCU (5-1) edged No. 3 Georgia 64-63 in the semifinals on Saturday.

    The Spartans (4-1) went 8:09 without a field goal in the second half, allowing TCU to erase a 10-point deficit with a 21-4 run and take a 72-65 lead with 2 minutes remaining.

    Lindsay Bowen led Michigan State (4-1) with 33 points, including six 3-pointers. Kelli Roehrig had 22 points and pulled down 12 rebounds for the Spartans.

    Niki Newton added 12 points and 11 rebounds for the Lady Frogs.

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