Panthers depending on defense

Jan. 29—The Kentucky Wesleyan College women's basketball team has been one of the best defensive teams in the Great Midwest Athletic Conference all season, and last week the Panthers' defensive intensity led to two important conference wins.

KWC (13-4, 8-3 G-MAC) dispatched Lake Erie 75-45 on Thursday and beat Walsh 69-52 on Saturday — a welcome return to defense after the Panthers dropped a 73-68 decision to Hillsdale last Saturday.

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