Penn State vs Northwestern

Northwestern 68, Penn St. 56

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EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) - Drew Crawford scored 21 points Sunday night, reaching the 1,000-point milestone for his Northwestern career, and the Wildcats snapped a two-game losing streak with a 68-56 victory over Penn State.

Crawford, a junior forward, is the 31st Northwestern player to top 1,000 career points and is the 17th to reach the mark in just three seasons.

Dave Sobolewski scored a career-high 20 points while John Shurna added 17 for the Wildcats (11-3, 1-1 Big Ten).

Tim Frazier led Penn State (8-7, 0-2) with 16 points. Jermaine Marshall had 14 and Cammeron Woodyard added 11 for the Nittany Lions.

Crawford, who has 1,002 career points, hit the milestone with a 3-pointer with 10:07 remaining.

Both teams resume Big Ten play later this week. Northwestern is home on Wednesday against Illinois while Penn State hosts Purdue on Thursday.

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B. Oliver, F180-02-42052
T. Frazier, G355-116-953316
J. Marshall, G315-141-433214
M. Glover, G282-50-08254
C. Woodyard, G283-133-460111
T. Lewis271-50-04333
S. Borovnjak222-42-24026
J. Graham60-10-00000
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Northwestern Wildcats
D. Crawford, F407-95-633121
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D. Sobolewski, G407-113-522320
R. Hearn, G120-10-00130
A. Marcotullio202-40-01256
D. Curletti180-10-20200
J. Cobb100-20-00010
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