COLUMBIA, S.C. -- La'Keisha Sutton and Ieasia Walker each scored 17 points and South Carolina shocked Kentucky (No. 18 ESPN/USA Today, No. 15 AP) with a 66-61 win Thursday night.
The Wildcats (18-6, 7-4 SEC) had won seven straight before a loss to No. 4 Tennessee on Monday.
South Carolina (14-10, 6-5) has won four of five, including two in a row over top 20 teams.
Kentucky's Victoria Dunlap, the SEC's leading scorer with 17.5 points per game, only had 13. A'dia Mathies led the Wildcats with 16.
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