Indiana claimed a double-overtime win over Iowa, 80-77, at Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall on Wednesday.
Junior Amanda Cahill made it all possible, hitting a 3 with .2 seconds left to tie it up 64-all at the end of regulation. She was then the one who stymied Iowa’s Alexa Kastanek on the Hawkeyes final possession, forcing an airball 3 with time expiring.
Tyra Buss led the Hoosiers with 21 points, but fouled out with 2:22 left in the second overtime. She scored a layup only seconds earlier to put the Hoosiers up 78-74. Senior Alexis Gassion took over the paint, and she scored on a layup to make it 80-75 with 2:10 left.
Kathleen Doyle scored with 55 seconds left to pull the Hawkeyes to within three, but Iowa couldn’t get a shot off to tie it at the end of regulation.
Ally Disterhoft led the Hawkeyes (16-12, 7-8) with 23 points