No. 17 W. Kentucky 77, Murray St. 60
MURRAY, Ky. (AP) _ Kim Pehlke scored 17 points to lead No. 17 Western Kentucky to a 77-60 victory over Murray State Wednesday night.
Western, trailing by nine points, went on a 22-1 run to take a 24-12 lead with 3:41 left in the first half.
The Lady Hilltoppers extended their 31-20 halftime lead to as much as 77-54 with 1:14 remaining.
Kim Norman added 12 points and a team-high eight reboundes for Western (12-1).
Tawnya Pierce led Murray State (6-9) with 16 points.