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    Feb. 17, 1998

    Northwestern Women's Basketball Downs Northern Illinois 75-60

    EVANSTON, Ill. -- The Northwestern Wildcats topped Northern Illinois 75-60 in their last regular season home game tonight. NU led the entire game with the help of leading scorer Kristina Divjak who put up 23 points and seven rebounds. Northwestern forward Leslie Schock set career highs with 17 points and 13 rebounds, while freshman guard Dana Leonard scored 12 points and grabbed four rebounds for a career high. NU guard Megan Chawansky had the game high in assists with eight.

    NIU's Kelly Sue Miller scored 18 points and became the 16th Huskie to score 1,000 career points.

    The Wildcats travel to Purdue on Friday and take on the Chicago Challengers Tuesday, Feb. 24, in an exhibition game in Welsh-Ryan Arena.