Lady Cards dominate Lady Cats

Article and box score of the Lady Cards 86-62 victory over the rival Wildcats.

Following a nip and tuck first ten minutes in the contest, the Cardinals used a 20-0 run to pull away from in-state rival Kentucky. By converting seven first half three-pointers, Louisville went to the locker room with a commanding 55-28 lead.

Louisville used a balanced offense in the second half to continue to build on its lead.

In front of an announced crowd of 4,563, five Cardinals scored in double figures. They were led by junior point guard Sara Nord's triple-double. Nord finished the contest with 16 points, 10 rebounds and 11 assists. Freshman Connie Neal led all Louisville scorers with 17, while Amanda Wolke, Kim Grahm and Lori Nero also scored in double figures.

With 8:32 remaining in the game, Louisville built its largest lead of the game at 43. The Cardinals went onto win by a final margain of 24 at 86-62.

The Cardinals finished the game by shooting 44.9 percent from the field and 47.3 percent from behind the three-point line.

BOX SCORE

Official Basketball Box Score -- GAME TOTALS -- FINAL STATISTICS
KENTUCKY vs LOUISVILLE
1/5/03 2:05PM at FREEDOM HALL, LOUISVILLE, KY
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VISITORS: KENTUCKY 7-5
                          TOT-FG  3-PT         REBOUNDS
## Player Name            FG-FGA FG-FGA FT-FTA OF DE TOT PF  TP  A TO BLK S MIN
32 Jennifer Humphrey... f  2-5    0-0    0-0    2  4  6   5   4  1  2  2  1  21
33 Jenny Pfeiffer...... f  5-14   3-7    2-4    1  5  6   2  15  0  2  1  0  33
53 SeSe Helm........... c  5-9    0-0    1-3    1  6  7   3  11  1  4  0  0  25
03 Sara Potts.......... g  1-8    0-3    3-4    0  3  3   1   5  0  2  0  2  26
04 Rita Adams.......... g  6-11   1-4    5-6    1  1  2   3  18  2  2  1  1  34
15 Racquel Ellis.......    2-2    0-0    0-0    0  1  1   0   4  1  2  0  0   8
20 Kristen Grassi......    0-0    0-0    0-0    0  0  0   0   0  1  0  0  0   5
21 Danyelle Payne......    0-2    0-0    1-2    0  4  4   2   1  1  3  2  0  15
25 Jennifer Goin.......    0-0    0-0    0-0    0  0  0   0   0  0  0  0  0   3
30 Shambrica Jones.....    1-2    0-0    0-0    0  0  0   4   2  0  2  0  1  17
40 Keiko Tate..........    1-3    0-0    0-0    0  1  1   3   2  0  0  2  1  13
   TEAM................                         2     2
   Totals..............   23-56   4-14  12-19   7 25 32  23  62  7 19  8  6 200

TOTAL FG% 1st Half: 11-26 42.3%   2nd Half: 12-30 40.0%   Game: 41.1%  DEADB
3-Pt. FG% 1st Half:  1-5  20.0%   2nd Half:  3-9  33.3%   Game: 28.6%   REBS
F Throw % 1st Half:  5-8  62.5%   2nd Half:  7-11 63.6%   Game: 63.2%    3

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HOME TEAM: LOUISVILLE 8-4
                          TOT-FG  3-PT         REBOUNDS
## Player Name            FG-FGA FG-FGA FT-FTA OF DE TOT PF  TP  A TO BLK S MIN
21 BRADLEY, Angel...... f  2-7    0-0    2-2    3  3  6   3   6  2  1  0  0  21
34 WOLKE, Amanda....... f  6-12   1-3    3-7    1  3  4   2  16  3  0  0  0  24
44 NERO, Lori.......... c  4-10   0-0    2-4    3  4  7   0  10  1  0  0  2  24
10 GRAHAM, Kim......... g  3-3    3-3    2-2    0  5  5   1  11  3  1  0  0  25
14 NORD, Sara.......... g  6-12   3-5    1-1    2  9 11   2  16 10  2  0  0  28
15 MINTER, Sabrina.....    1-5    1-1    0-2    2  1  3   3   3  1  3  0  1  14
22 HUGGINS, Jessica....    0-0    0-0    0-0    0  0  0   0   0  0  0  0  0   6
23 NEAL, Connie........    7-12   1-6    2-2    1  2  3   1  17  0  1  0  1  18
41 SIMOTES, Nina.......    1-4    0-1    0-0    1  0  1   0   2  0  1  0  0   9
42 BISHOP, Kassidi.....    0-2    0-0    3-4    1  1  2   0   3  0  2  0  1  15
50 BROWN, Carol........    1-2    0-0    0-3    2  2  4   4   2  0  1  2  1  16
   TEAM................                         3     3   1
   Totals..............   31-69   9-19  15-27  19 30 49  17  86 20 12  2  6 200

TOTAL FG% 1st Half: 19-39 48.7%   2nd Half: 12-30 40.0%   Game: 44.9%  DEADB
3-Pt. FG% 1st Half:  7-13 53.8%   2nd Half:  2-6  33.3%   Game: 47.4%   REBS
F Throw % 1st Half: 10-17 58.8%   2nd Half:  5-10 50.0%   Game: 55.6%    6

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Officials: Tom Salerno, Mary Day, Jesse Dickerson
Technical fouls: KENTUCKY-None. LOUISVILLE-TEAM.
Attendance: 4563
Score by Periods                1st  2nd   Total
KENTUCKY......................   28   34  -   62
LOUISVILLE....................   55   31  -   86


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