Updated: December 30th, 2012 5:18pm
Rachel Banham scores career-high 39 as Gophers top Creighton in OT

Rachel Banham scores career-high 39 as Gophers top Creighton in OT

Led by a 39-point effort from Rachel Banham, the Gophers women's basketball team topped Creighton 88-81 in double overtime at Williams Arena on Sunday in the final game before Big 10 play begins.

For Banham, the career-high 39 points came on 13-of-25 shooting. Banham made all 13 free throws she attempted and also tallied four assists and five steals.

Micaella Riche added 23 points for the Gophers (11-3), who are set to play Michigan State in East Lansing on Thursday in the Big 10 opener.

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