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2:19 pm
Sat March 22, 2014

Kentucky Wildcats Dominate Wright State in Women's NCAA Tournament

The Kentucky Wildcats women's basketball team made advancing to the second round of the NCAA Tournament look easy on Saturday.

The Wildcats crushed Wright State 106-60 in Lexington's Memorial Coliseum. Kentucky, a No. 3 seed, improved to 25-8 and next plays third-seed Syracuse or 11th-seed Chattanooga on Monday night.

Junior point guard Jennifer O'Neill led the Wildcats with 21 points, including four 3-pointers in four attempts. Senior Samarie Walker had 14 rebounds and 12 points. Ivory James led Wright State (26-7), the 14 seed in the Notre Dame Region, with 16 points and seven rebounds.