Kentucky scored 58 points off 40 turnovers by Kentucky Wesleyan.
Kentucky shot 49 percent in the game, connecting on 39 of 80 shots.
UK outrebounded Kentucky Wesleyan 44-30 after being out done in the first half 17-14.
UK picked up its defense in the second half, holding KWC to 23 percent shooting (5 of 22) after allowing the Panthers to make 50 percent (12 of 24) of their shoots in the first half.
The Wildcats outscored the Panthers 29-4 in second-chance points.
Senior Victoria Dunlap led all scorers with 20 points on 8-of-12 shooting, while also leading in rebounds with 10. Dunlap has scored in double figures in 39 of her last 41 games.
Dunlap contributed in every statistical category adding two assists, two blocks and two steals to her 20 points and 10 rebounds.
Five Wildcats scored in double figures led by Dunlap. Freshmen Samantha Drake and Kastine Evans combined for 25 points on 9-of-13 shooting to go with 10 rebounds. Evans posted 15 points and three rebounds while Drake added 10 points and seven rebounds.
Sophomore A’dia Mathies scored 12 points on 5-of-10 shooting and led UK in both assists and steals with four apiece.
Sophomore Brittany Henderson scored eight of her 10 points during the decisive second-half run. She made 4-of-8 field goal attempts.