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Sherwood scores 23 as No. 21 Vandy edges Alabama

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) -- Liz Sherwood scored a game-high 23
points and had five rebounds to lead No. 21 Vanderbilt to a 65-53
victory over Alabama on Thursday night.

Vanderbilt (15-7, 4-4 Southeastern Conference) used a 16-0 run
over the last 5:40 of the game to secure the victory.

Sherwood, the nation's leader in field goal percentage, made
9-of-12 from the floor was 5-of-6 from the free throw line.
Caroline Williams scored 14 points and Carla Thomas added 13 for
Vanderbilt.

Navonda Moore led Alabama (8-13, 2-6) with 18 points and Lauren
Hill followed with 14 to round out the double digit scoring for the
Tide.