The Wildcats stored its postseason alive after an exhilarating 54-47 victory over the Toledo Rockets. Northwestern trailed by as many as 16 factors halfway by way of the third quarter earlier than closing the sport on a blistering 32-9 run.
Sophomore Lindsey Pulliam made historical past by turning into the quickest participant in program historical past to succeed in 1,000 profession factors. Pulliam led the way in which with 17 factors to together with 5 rebounds.
The Wildcats make their third Spherical of 16 WNIT look underneath head coach Joe McKeown, having additionally made it in 2010 and 2014.
That is the primary assembly between the 2 groups within the Joe McKeown period though McKeown is not any stranger to going through the Mountaineers, proudly owning a 7-Three document in his teaching profession.
Followers can tune in to Wednesday’s matchup by listening on WNUR or by way of West Virginia’s livestream.
The winner of the Wildcats and Mountaineers will advance to the Spherical of eight to tackle the winner of Western Kentucky/Ohio College.
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