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Kentucky 49

(12-12, 6-4 SEC)

(25) Vanderbilt 66

(19-6, 8-2 SEC)

    8:00 PM ET, February 14, 2008

    1 2 T
    UK 25 2449
    #25VAN 19 4766

    Top Performers

    Kentucky: C. Chowning 14 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Stl

    Vanderbilt: C. Wirth 20 Pts, 7 Reb, 3 Ast, 2 Stl

    No. 25 Vanderbilt 66, Kentucky 49

    Associated Press

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Christina Wirth scored 20 points to lead No. 25 Vanderbilt to a 66-49 victory over Kentucky on Thursday night.

    The victory moved the Commodores two games in front of the Wildcats for third place in the Southeastern Conference.

    A 14-0 run to open the second half gave Vanderbilt (19-6 overall, 8-2 SEC), a lead it would not relinquish. Kentucky (12-12, 6-4) led 25-19 at halftime.

    Chelsea Chowning led Kentucky with 14 points. The Wildcats shot 32 percent from the field in the second half.

    A 9-0 run to close the first half gave Kentucky its halftime advantage before Vanderbilt rallied. Wirth and Merideth Marsh made 3-pointers in the early second-half flurry.

    The Wildcats tied the game at 33 on a 3-pointer by Chelsea with 12:05 remaining.

    The Commodores went ahead for good with an 8-0 run, pushing the lead to 41-33 with 9:45 left. Vanderbilt shot 53.3 percent in the second half.

    Jennifer Risper added 15 points and eight rebounds for Vanderbilt.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    UK
    VAN
    Points 49 66
    FG Made-Attempted 19-54 (.352) 24-57 (.421)
    3P Made-Attempted 6-13 (.462) 4-10 (.400)
    FT Made-Attempted 5-10 (.500) 14-18 (.778)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 18 (0/0) 12 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 6 20

    Game Leaders

     
    UK
    VAN
    PointsC. Chowning 14C. Wirth 20
    ReboundsA. Franklin 11J. Risper 8
    AssistsA. Franklin 1J. Rhoads 5
    StealsC. Chowning 2J. Rhoads 3

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