No. 16 Lady Vols suffer 71-56 setback at No. 20 Kentucky
Tennessee outscored Kentucky 21-9 in the third quarter to erase an 11-point halftime deficit.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) - The No. 16 Lady Vols outscored Kentucky 21-9 in the third quarter to erase an 11-point halftime deficit, but couldn’t hold off a No. 20 UK team that went a perfect 5-of-5 from behind the arc in the fourth quarter, falling 71-56 in Rupp Arena.
Junior Rae Burrell was the high scorer for UT (12-4, 6-2), turning in 22 points and six rebounds. Sophomore Jordan Horston pitched in 11 points and three assists, and redshirt-junior Jordan Walker led the team in rebounding with nine boards.
Chasity Patterson had the hot hand for the Wildcats (14-4, 7-4) with 21 points, and Jazmine Massengill turned in 11.
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