4:00 PM ET, March 3, 2012
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- LSU had a simple game plan: crowd the paint and dare Kentucky (No. 9 ESPN/USA Today, No. 10 AP) to deliver from outside.The Wildcats took the bait, and helped the Lady Tigers on defense by sending them to the foul line over and over again.Courtney Jones scored 18 points and LSU advanced to its ninth Southeastern Conference tournament championship game with a 72-61 victory on Saturday.
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Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||19-39 (.487)||24-59 (.407)|
|3P Made-Attempted||0-3 (.000)||7-21 (.333)|
|FT Made-Attempted||34-43 (.791)||6-13 (.462)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||18 (0/0)||30 (0/0)|