No. 7 Kentucky thumps Marist
Lexington, KY (Sports Network) - Jennifer O'Neill netted a career-high 21 points in No. 7 Kentucky's 78-56 win over Marist.
DeNesha Stallworth also had 21 points for the Wildcats (12-1), who tallied their 11th straight win.
Kentucky scored 35 points off 27 Marist turnovers.
Elizabeth Beynnon had 15 points to lead the Red Foxes (5-6).
Beynnon's layup cut the Red Foxes' deficit to 60-52 with 6:31 to play in the game, but Kentucky closed the contest on an 18-4 run.
The Wilcats took a 40-32 edge into the break.
12/30 17:35:08 ET