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Detroit — Senior Sadia Johnson scored 19 points, including 6-for-6 from the free-throw line, as Wayne State beat Central State, 78-70, to give coach Carrie Lohr her 300th collegiate victory.

Lohr previously coached at St. Clair County Community College.

Sophomore Sam Cherney (North Farmington) recorded her first career double-double with 19 points and 11 rebounds. Sophomore Grace George had 16 points.

Wayne State (2-1) shot 51 percent from the floor, to 38 percent for Central State (1-2).

Takyra Gilbert scored 19 points for Central State.

Wayne State visits Findlay on Tuesday.

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