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Thursday, December 3, 2020

KU women’s basketball loses road opener at Ole Miss

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Playing its first road game of the young season, the Kansas women’s basketball team also suffered its first loss Thursday night at Ole Miss, 70-53.

Sophomore guard Holly Kersgieter led the Jayhawks (2-1) with 20 points on 7-for-15 shooting, while also contributing nine rebounds and three assists. Junior guard Aniya Thomas added 14 points.

Turnovers piled up for KU, though, and Ole Miss (2-0) scored 26 points off of the Jayhawks’ 25 miscues in the SEC/Big 12 Challenge matchup, played in Oxford, Miss.

Ole Miss outscored KU 21-8 in the fourth quarter to seal the win.

The Jayhawks return to Allen Fieldhouse to face Oral Roberts on Sunday at 2 p.m.

Comments

Chris Condren 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Well it only took three games for this team to hit a brick wall. Just like prior season the cupcakes are lined up and beaten but reality sets in when the team goes up against P5 teams.

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