Women's Basketball Falls To No. 13 Arkansas, 70-60
Feb 13, 2003
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Dana Cherry scored 15 points to lead No. 13 Arkansas to a 70-60 victory over Kentucky on Thursday night.
The Razorbacks (19-5, 6-3 Southeastern Conference) notched their third consecutive victory.
Cherry scored 14 points in the second half as Arkansas overcame 13 lead changes and 12 ties by outscoring Kentucky 14-3 in the final two minutes for the win.
Sara Potts scored 16 points and Raquel Ellis had a career-high 14 for the Wildcats (9-12, 2-7), who suffered their fifth straight conference loss.
The Razorbacks shot just 39 percent from the floor (24-for-61) but scored most of their baskets in transition, scoring 29 points off 21 Kentucky turnovers.
Kentucky, which led by as many as five in the second half, shot 46.3 percent from the field (25-for-54) and connected on six shots from long range, including five in the second half.
India Lewis added 12 points for Arkansas, Ruby Vaden followed with 11 and
Shameka Christon scored 10.