Kentucky cruises past Alabama

By The Sports Network
January 2, 2014 - 7:03pm

Tuscaloosa, AL ( - Jennifer O'Neill scored 17 points to lead
the sixth-ranked Kentucky Wildcats to a 85-63 win over the Alabama Crimson
Tide at Foster Auditorium.

Azia Bishop netted 16 and grabbed eight rebounds and Kastine Evans had 15 points for the Wildcats (13-1, 1-0 SEC), who have won two straight. Samarie Walker added 12 points and 13 rebounds, for the visitors.

Shafontaye Myers poured in a game-high 20 points, while Daisha Simmons and Ashley Williams scored 12 and 11 points, respectively for Alabama (7-7, 0-1), which has lost two of its last three.

Kentucky jumped out to an early 30-16