Williams, Vanderbilt beat up on Mississippi StateFeb 16, 2007 - 4:53 AM STARKVILLE, Mississippi (Ticker) -- Caroline Williams scored 24 points and grabbed five rebounds as No. 13 Vanderbilt routed Southeastern Conference rival Mississippi State, 84-64.
Carla Thomas had 12 points and Jennifer Risper added 10 points and six rebounds for Vanderbilt (22-4, 8-3 SEC), which led throughout en route to its fifth straight win.
Williams hit 7-of-15 shots, including 6-of-12 3-pointers, and Dee Davis handed out six assists for the Commodores.
Marneshia Richard had 15 points and seven rebounds and Alexis Rack added 14 and seven for Mississippi State (16-10, 6-5), which lost despite having five players score in double-figures.
The Rebels absorbed their second straight loss in home league games in part because of turnovers, committing 20 that the Commodores turned into 27 points.
- NCAA WOMENS BB
FINAL 1ST 2ND TOTAL
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VANDERBILT (13) 43 41 84
MISSISSIPPI ST 25 39 64 FINAL
Feb 15 9:58 PM
- NCAA WOMENS BB
VANDERBILT (13) 43
MISSISSIPPI ST 25 HALFTIME
Feb 15 8:50 PM
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