The University of Kentucky women's basketball team continues its nine-game homestand on Sunday with a visit from Mississippi Valley State.
After a season-opening win at Morehead State, No. 14 Kentucky has won five in a row at home. The Wildcats will be seeking their 27th straight home win over a non-conference opponent.
Mississippi Valley State (1-3), a member of the Southwestern Athletic Conference, is in the midst of a tough early-season schedule that has already included losses to Marquette, Nebraska and Mississippi State. It also will play Iowa State, Iowa, Arkansas and top-ranked Baylor.
Kentucky (6-0) is coming off a 73-52 win over Sam Houston State on Friday night in which senior guard Keyla Snowden made four three-pointers and scored 19 points. Sophomore forward Samantha Drake added 11 points and 13 rebounds in 14 minutes. The Wildcats will be playing their third game in five days.
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Sunday's game is Kentucky's final warmup before taking on No. 11 Louisville on Dec. 4 in Memorial Coliseum and No. 7 Duke on Dec. 8 in Rupp Arena.
Kentucky leads the Southeastern Conference in five statistical categories: scoring offense (86.5), steals (18.5), turnover margin (plus-18.8), offensive rebounds (25.2) and offensive rebound percentage (.498).