Ole Miss starts the third quarter on a 12-0 run; tying the game then takes the lead, their first since the first quarter. Dre’ Una Edwards drains much needed 3 pointer for the Cats ending their scoring drought. Ole Miss with a basket, KeKe McKinney with a basket and Ole Miss scores as well. Kentucky is slowly chipping away at the Ole Miss lead and Rhyne Howard with a basket and free throw, Ole Miss with a 43-42 lead after three.
Ole Miss with free throws to start out the fourth, Chasity Patterson at the line for two and she make both. Ole Miss with a 3 pointer, Treasure Hunt responds with one for the Cats but Ole Miss gets another trying to keep their distance from the Cats. KeKe McKinney makes one of two free throws, Rhyne Howard goes to the lien for two, and she makes both. Chasity Patterson gets a basket and regains the lead back, Ole Miss responds and takes it back that is short lived as Chasity Patterson gets another basket. Ole Miss makes both free throws and they are back up top. Ole Miss will sweep the series with Kentucky defeating them 73-69.
Final Ole Miss 73, 19 Kentucky 69
Next up is the 2021 SEC Women’s Basketball tournament that starts on Wednesday, as of now Kentucky will either be a 4 seed and not play till Friday or will be a 5 seed and play Thursday. Once all games have finished today we should know about the bracket.