NCAA WOMEN'S TOP 25
Arkansas snaps LSU's 15-game streak
Published: Monday, January 20, 2003 at 6:01 a.m.
Last Modified: Monday, January 20, 2003 at 12:14 a.m.
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark.- Shameka Christon scored 25 points on 10-of-13 shooting and No. 10 Arkansas ended No. 2 Louisiana State's 15-game winning streak Sunday.
Arkansas (16-2, 3-0 SEC), which had never defeated a team ranked higher than sixth, stymied LSU after switching to a 2-3 zone late in the first half and took control with a 12-0 run in each half.
Freshman Alexis Kendrick had a 3-pointer and two foul shots in the in final 1:17 to seal the win.
Thomas had nine rebounds, giving her 943 to surpass the old mark of 936 set by Sharon Thompson.
Vanderbilt (11-5, 1-2 SEC) trailed 30-28 with 3:43 remaining in the first half before Benningfield scored on a layup to tie the game, keying an 11-0 run to close the period.
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