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Irish women lose in 2 OTs

SOUTH BEND – Darxia Morris scored five points in the second overtime and came up with a big steal to help No. 15 UCLA beat No. 12 Notre Dame 86-83 on Thursday night.

Jasmine Dixon had 18 points and 11 rebounds for the Bruins (3-0). Morris added 17 and Markel Walker 16.

Skylar Diggins led Notre Dame (2-1) with 22 points and Natalie Novosel added 19.

Morris opened the second extra period with a three-pointer and Dixon had a basket as the Bruins went up 84-81.

With the Irish trailing by one, Novosel missed two at the line with 8 seconds left before Walker misfired on two at the other end.

Notre Dame called timeout with 4.2 seconds remaining, but Morris stole the inbounds pass and hit two from the line. The Bruins finally wrapped it up when Diggins’ long attempt was off at the buzzer.

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