The Wildcats’ starting lineup Saturday night consisted of sophomore Ashley Sweat, junior Shalee Lehning, senior Kimberly Dietz, sophomore Kari Kincaid and junior Marlies Gipson... It marked the seventh-consecutive contest that the lineup was used this season and seventh overall... With the win, the lineup is a perfect 7-0 all-time.
The attendance at Bramlage Coliseum for the contest was 5,813... It was the most since 6,597 people came out to watch the Wildcats take on the Kansas Jayhawks in Bramlage on Jan. 24, 2007.
Dietz was honored before the game for becoming just the 33rd player in Wildcat women’s basketball history to record 1,000 points.
With the victory,
Dietz posted 18 points on the evening, her most since scoring 20 at Texas A&M on Jan. 9... The senior guard was 6-for-13 from the field and 3-for-7 from long range, tying her season-high in made three-point shots... She has now reached double-figures in her last five games and in 14 of 17 games played this year.
Lehning scored 11 points and grabbed 11 rebounds for the evening, making it back-to-back games in double-figure boards... The Wildcats are now 6-2 when the junior records a double-double...
Four Wildcats scored in double-figures on the night: Sweat, Lehning, Dietz and Gipson...