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(12) LSU 71

(13-3, 2-2 SEC)

Ole Miss 80

(12-5, 3-1 SEC)

    3:00 PM ET, January 17, 2010

    1 2 T
    #12LSU 35 3671
    MISS 42 3880

    Top Performers

    LSU: L. Barrett 30 Pts, 10 Reb, 3 Ast

    Ole Miss: B. Thomas 42 Pts, 8 Reb, 2 Stl

    Thomas scores 42, 28 in second half, as Rebels upset No. 15 Lady Tigers

    Associated Press

    OXFORD, Miss. -- Bianca Thomas scored a career-high 42 points, including 28 in the second half, to lead Mississippi past LSU (No. 15 ESPN/USA Today, No. 12 AP) 80-71 on Sunday.

    Thomas, who leads the SEC in scoring with 21.7 points per game, scored 23 points in the final 12 minutes. Thomas, who added eight rebounds and two steals, set a Tad Smith Coliseum women's record for points scored.

    Elizabeth Robertson added 14 points for Ole Miss (12-5, 3-1 Southeastern Conference).

    LaSondra Barrett had 30 points and 10 rebounds and Allison Hightower scored 13 points for LSU (13-3, 2-2), which has dropped two straight.

    The Lady Tigers pulled to 62-60 on a three-point play by Courtney Jones with 8:21 left, but Ole Miss answered with a 7-0 run to put the game away.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    LSU
    MISS
    Points 71 80
    FG Made-Attempted 28-63 (.444) 26-51 (.510)
    3P Made-Attempted 3-14 (.214) 9-18 (.500)
    FT Made-Attempted 12-15 (.800) 19-30 (.633)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 23 (0/0) 17 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 3 10

    Game Leaders

     
    LSU
    MISS
    PointsL. Barrett 30B. Thomas 42
    ReboundsA. Hightower 11B. Thomas 8
    AssistsL. Eason 8K. Melson 13
    StealsA. Hightower 2B. Thomas 2

    2009-10 Season

    DATEGAMELINKS
    » Jan 17, 2010 @MISS 80, LSU 71Recap | Box Score
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