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Caitlin Clark Sets New Scoring Records in 64-54 Win Over West Virginia

BySamantha Nguyen

Mar 26, 2024
Iowa’s Caitlin Clark Breaks Women’s Scoring Record in Single Season as Team Advances to Sweet 16

Caitlin Clark, No. 22, had an impressive performance on Monday night as the Iowa Hawkeyes defeated the No. 8 seed West Virginia in a 64-54 win at home in Iowa City. The victory was significant for the talented player as it was her final collegiate home game and she broke yet another scoring record in the process.

Clark’s 32 points in the game brought her career total to an impressive 3,830 points, making her the NCAA Division I all-time leading scorer. Additionally, her performance set a new record for the most points scored in a single season in NCAA Division I women’s basketball with a total of 1,113 points. This achievement was a significant milestone for the talented player.

Despite facing a strong challenge from West Virginia, Iowa was able to close the game with a 12-2 run after West Virginia tied the game in the fourth quarter with a 10-0 run of their own. The victory was a testament to the team’s unity and determination. The Hawkeyes will now move on to face No. 5 Colorado in the next round of the tournament in Albany, New York.

After the game, Caitlin Clark expressed her gratitude and pride for her team and her collegiate career. She thanked her team and fans for their support and acknowledged the highs and lows of her time at Iowa. Clark’s leadership and performance have been instrumental in the team’s success, and she looks forward to continuing her journey in the tournament with great excitement.

Overall, Caitlin Clark has been an integral part of Iowa’s success this season and throughout her collegiate career. Her talent and dedication have helped propel them to new heights and they are excited for what comes next.

The Sweet Sixteen is just around corner now that we know who will be playing there next!

By Samantha Nguyen

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