The Wisconsin women’s basketball team saw their second-half rally come up short, falling to 17th ranked Iowa 78-74 in Big Ten Conference action in Iowa City, Iowa.
The Hawkeyes (22-6 overall, 13-4 Big Ten) led by as many as 13 points with just 3:27 to play. The Badgers (8-19, 4-13) stormed back and cut the deficit to just three twice with less than a minute to play before Iowa sealed its four-point victory.
Wisconsin finished the game shooting 48.2 percent from the field and 55.6 percent from beyond the arc (10 of 18).
Four Badgers scored in double figures, led by a double-double from senior Jacki Gulczynski with 19 points on 5 of 7 shooting from 3-point range and 11 rebounds. Junior Nicole Bauman added 18 points for the Badgers, who close out their Big Ten regular season at Penn State on Sunday.