Utah women rally to beat Colorado 58-55

Published on NewsOK Modified: January 29, 2014 at 10:46 pm •  Published: January 29, 2014
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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Michelle Plouffe had 14 points, eight rebounds and four steals on Wednesday night to lead Utah over Colorado 58-55.

Utah trailed 52-48 with 3:48 to play before Cheyenne Wilson's 3-pointer closed the Utes to within 52-51. Plouffe's jumper gave Utah the lead for good and Ciera Dunbar capped the run at 55-52 on two free throws with 1:22 to go.

Ashley Wilson cut the Colorado deficit to 55-53 by making 1 of 2 free throws with 41 seconds left.

Dunbar hit two more free throws to make it 57-53, and Plouffe stole the ball with 13 seconds left and was fouled a second later to make another free throw for Utah's final point. Cheyenne Wilson chipped in 11 points for the Utes (10-10, 3-6 Pac-12).

Brittany Wilson had 22 points and Jamee Swan added 15 for Colorado (12-8, 2-7) which has lost eight of its last 11.



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