WBN Nightcap: 12/7 Kentucky Wildcats Sports Recap

Women’s Basketball vs. DePaul:
In front of a record crowd of 18,488 at Rupp Arena for UK Hoops’ annual “Pack the House” game, No. 7 Kentucky dominated DePaul 96-64. Samarie Walker led the Cats with 18 points and 10 rebounds. DeNesha Stallworth also had a double-double with 17 points and 13 rebounds.

The Cats dominated from the opening tip, having taken a 25-2 lead in the first half. DePaul made a 10-0 run of their own, but the closest they would be in the game was a 40-24 Kentucky lead. The Cats led 51-33 at halftime and never looked back, as they shot 49 percent and capitalized on DePaul’s 21 turnovers. The Cats move to a 7-1 record on the season.

Volleyball vs. No. 1 Penn State:
The Volleyball team made history tonight, despite a loss, and have nothing to be ashamed of. After advancing to their second straight Sweet 16 with Coach Craig Skinner, and third in four years for the graduating senior class, the Cats fell to No. 1 Penn State by a 3-0 (25-18, 25-21, 25-12) score. Congratulations to the Cats on a great season.

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