Wildcats overpower Tigers

Posted by bfreeman on January 13, 2013

Missouri welcomed defending SEC champion Kentucky to Mizzou Arena Sunday and the number 6 Wildcats were who the Tigers thought they were.Kentucky would race to a 15-2 lead before the first media timeout and never look back.  They got the lead to as high as 23-4 before the Tigers went on a 9-0 run to close to 23-13, but the Wildcats were too much on their way to a 69-43 win Sunday afternoon.

Sydney Crafton led the Tigers with 11 points in the game.  Bri Kulas had 9 points while Liz Smith added 8 points.  Crafton also led the team with 9 rebounds.  Lianna Doty had 7 assists in the game.

Missouri falls to 12-6 on the season, suffering their first defeat of the season in Mizzou Arena.  They’re now 1-3 on the season in the SEC.  They’ve got the week off before heading to Oxford, MS to take on the Ole Miss Rebels next Sunday at 2pm.  Pregame will begin at 1:45pm on your home for Mizzou Women’s Basketball, ESPN 100.5 and Total Sports Station 103.1 KTGR.

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