No. 14 Kentucky 79, Chattanooga 64

Published Dec. 11, 2010 7:57 p.m. EST

Victoria Dunlap had 26 points and seven rebounds to help No. 14 Kentucky hold off Tennessee-Chattanooga 79-64 on Saturday night.

Bernisha Pinkett added 11 points, including three 3-pointers, for the Wildcats (7-1).

Chattanooga (3-5) trailed 36-28 at the break, but the Lady Mocs rallied by hitting their first six shots of the second half. Kayla Christopher hit a 3-pointer to give Chattanooga its first lead at 42-41.

Christopher hit another 3 to put the Lady Mocs up 45-43 with 15:35 remaining, but Dunlap converted a three-point play and the Wildcats never trailed again.


Whitney Hood scored 19 points to lead Chattanooga.