Ayana Mitchell powers LSU to 71-34 win over Arkansas

Ayana Mitchell powers LSU to 71-34 win over Arkansas
LSU forward Ayana Mitchell (Source: Josh Auzenne)

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BATON ROUGE, LA - The LSU Lady Tigers got off to a hot start against the Arkansas Razorbacks and did not let up, winning by a final score of 71-34.

LSU was led by Ayana Mitchell who finished with 21 points and 17 rebounds.

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The Lady Tigers dominated in every aspect of the game from scoring to board play. LSU out-rebounded Arkansas 46-26. With their 13 offensive rebounds, the Lady Tigers were able to score 15 second chance points.

“We were clearing all those defensive boards which allowed us to keep [Arkansas] off of the offensive glass,” said LSU head coach Nikki Fargas. “They are a good, offensive rebounding team. When you keep them off the glass, you’re able to control the tempo of the game.”

Shanice Norton shot 6-11 from the field to finish with 13 points. Karli Seay and Khayla Pointer each finished with 10 apiece.

With the win, the Lady Tigers improve to 14-8 overall and 5-5 in the SEC.

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