The Storify from UK Hoops' 63-56 win over No. 14 LSU


  1. No. 15 Kentucky (which was ranked No. 13 at the time) regrouped this past Sunday after a road loss to Georgia, beating LSU at Memorial Coliseum 63-56. While head coach Matthew Mitchell had certainly communicated to his players how important Sunday's game was, the fans were just as ready for the top 15 matchup:
  2. LSU head coach Nikki Caldwell, often named the best-dressed coach in women's basketball, also brought her A-game to Lexington on Sunday:
  3. Freshman Makayla Epps, whose minutes had dwindled in several previous games, provided a big spark for Kentucky, which led 32-23 at the half:
  4. Junior Bria Goss' made free throws in the waning minutes provided a bigger cushion for Kentucky after LSU made a late-game surge at the Wildcats' lead:
  5. But, the Wildcats prevailed, 63-56: