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(22) Kansas State 75

(7-2, 2-1 away)

Villanova 63

(6-4, 3-3 home)

    2:00 PM ET, December 28, 2004

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    #22KSU 42 3375
    VILL 27 3663

    Wecker returns after ankle injury

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Kendra Wecker scored 25 points to lead No. 22 Kansas State past Villanova 75-63 on Tuesday.

    Wecker, who missed the last three games with a sprained left ankle, added 12 rebounds and five assists. Laurie Koehn contributed 16 points and Claire Coggins 14 while Megan Mahoney also had 12 rebounds.

    Liad Suez led Villanova with 24 points and Kate Dessart Mager added 12.

    Kansas State (7-2) led 42-27 at halftime and pushed its lead to 52-31 with 13:51 remaining as Villanova shot just 1-for-10 during the stretch.

    Villanova (6-4) managed an 8-0 run to cut the lead to 65-58 with 3:16 left on a three-point play by Dessart Mager. But Kansas State responded with back-to-back baskets by Wecker and Mahoney.

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