No. 20 Miss St. 63, Kentucky 46
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) _ LaToya Thomas scored 19 points to lead No. 20 Mississippi State to a 63-46 win over Kentucky on Sunday.
Nitra Perry added 17 points for Mississippi State (20-6, 7-6 Southeastern Conference). Angela Harris contributed 10 points.
Kentucky (14-13, 5-9) was led by LaTonya McDole’s 11 points, and Natalie Martinez added 10.
Kentucky pulled out to an 8-0 lead in the first 2:15. Shantia Owens scored four of the points.
But Mississippi State fought back and went ahead 12-10 on a 3-pointer by Jennifer Fambrough and never trailed again.