Jayhawks Fall To Wildcats, 73-46

Feb. 26, 2005

Final Stats

MANHATTAN, Kan. –

The University of Kansas women’s basketball team fell to No. 17 Kansas State, 73-46, on Saturday, Feb. 26, at Bramalage Coliseum in Manhattan, Kan. The loss drops KU to 12-14 on the season and 5-10 in Big 12 play, while Kansas State improves to 20-6 overall and 11-4 in the conference.

KU senior guard Aquanita Burras led KU with 11 points and collected four rebounds. Junior forward Crystal Kemp added eight points and 12 boards, while freshman forward Taylor McIntosh scored eight points on 3-of-5 shooting.

Kansas trailed 38-18 at the break after shooting 26.9 percent (7-for-26) from the field in the first half, while K-State shot 50 percent on 14-of-28 shooting.

The Wildcats outrebounded the Jayhawks 42-32 for the game and held a 19-4 edge on second chance points. KU shot 30.6 percent on the day while Kansas State hit 41.4 percent of its field goals.

KSU’s Kendra Wecker led the Wildcats with 21 points and 13 rebounds. Laurie Koehn added 19 points on 5-of-10 three point shooting.

The Jayhawks will wrap up the regular season on Tuesday, March 1, as they take on the Iowa State Cyclones at 7 p.m. in Ames, Iowa.