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Final

N Illinois 68

(2-2, 0-1 away)

(19) DePaul 71

(3-1, 3-0 home)

    8:00 PM ET, November 25, 2006

    1 2 T
    NIU 31 3768
    #19DEP 33 3871

    Quigley reaches 1,000 career points in DePaul victory

    CHICAGO (AP) -- Missy Mitidiero scored 19 points and DePaul (No. 20 ESPN/USA Today; No. 19 AP) beat Northern Illinois 71-68 on Saturday night.

    Mitidiero went 5-for-8 from 3-point range and Allie Quigley scored 16 to go over 1,000 points for her career for DePaul.

    The Blue Demons (3-1) led 52-40 with 10:57 remaining, but had to rally when Northern Illinois went ahead 66-64 with 1:23 left on a basket by Jessie Wilcox.

    Mitidiero then hit her fifth 3 to get the lead back for DePaul. After a Huskies miss, Quigley converted a layup to make it 69-66.

    Stephanie Raymond made 3-of-6 from beyond the arc and scored 25 points for the Huskies (2-2). She also had six assists.

    Erin Cattell had 14 points and 14 rebounds and Caprice Smith finished with 13 points and 13 boards for the Blue Demons.

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