No. 22 Purdue 60, Michigan 49

Brittany Rayburn scored 15 points to help No. 22 Purdue break a

three-game losing streak with a 60-49 victory over Michigan on

Thursday night.

Rayburn hit double figures for the 88th time in her career.

Chantel Poston added 12 points and Courtney Moses 11 for the

Boilermakers (20-8, 10-5 Big Ten).

Rachel Sheffer led the Wolverines (19-9, 8-7) with 15 points.

Carmen Reynolds added 11 points, and Jenny Ryan had game highs of

10 rebounds and four steals.

Purdue had lost five of its last six, though three losses had

been to ranked opponents: in triple overtime to Nebraska, at Ohio

State and at home against league-leading Penn State.

The Boilermakers shot 45 percent (23 of 51), including 50

percent in the second half, when they extended their 27-23 halftime


Michigan was limited to 37.7 percent shooting (20 of 53) but

outrebounded Purdue 36-30.