College basketball: Olson tops 2,000 career points as UMD women claim victory

DULUTH — It was the toughest free throw in Brooke Olson's career, and after she just missed it, the ball bouncing in and out, all the Minnesota Dul...

January 14, 2023
4:18 PM

DULUTH — It was the toughest free throw in Brooke Olson's career, and after she just missed it, the ball bouncing in and out, all the Minnesota Duluth women's basketball forward could do was smile.Olson had already made the shot for the record books.Olson, a senior from Rice Lake, Wisconsin, topped 2,000 career points in leading No. 15 Minnesota Duluth to a 76-48 NSIC victory Friday night over Upper Iowa before 506 at Romano Gym.'I knew I was close, but I didn't know I was that close,' Olson said of approaching 2,000 points.

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