Freshman Kentucky forward Victoria Dunlap (Nashville, Tenn.) tallied 17 points, nine rebounds and four blocks, and senior guard Samantha Mahoney (Detroit) added 12 points Sunday to lead the Wildcats to a 64-60 win against Mississippi State in Humphrey Coliseum.
The Wildcats improve to 8-8 overall and 2-0 in Southeastern Conference play. Kentucky is 2-0 to begin league action for a school-record second consecutive season. Mississippi State drops to 12-5, 0-2 in the SEC.
Kentucky returns to action Thursday, Jan. 17 when it plays host to No. 2/2 Tennessee. Tip-off in Memorial Coliseum is slated for 7 p.m. EST