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#22 LadyBacks beat #10 Kentucky 78-67

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) - C'eira Ricketts scored 19 points to

lead No. 25 Arkansas to a 78-67 win over No. 10 Kentucky on

Thursday night.

Ricketts was one of four in double figures for the Razorbacks

(13-1, 1-1 Southeastern Conference), who started the season 12-0

before opening conference play with a road loss to Florida.

Arkansas was right at home against the Wildcats (11-3, 0-1),

leading by 10 in the first half before pulling away in the second.

The Razorbacks led 39-35 early in the second half before going on a

17-4 run to go up 56-39.

Lyndsay Harris, who added 18 points for the Razorbacks,

connected on a 3-pointer to give Arkansas a 61-43 lead, its largest

of the game.

Victoria Dunlap scored 26 points for Kentucky, which was coming

off a loss at No. 3 Duke on Tuesday.

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