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Stallworth, Goss help No. 7 Kentucky women rout Wagner 96-57

  • Kentucky's Bria Goss, right, is chased by Wagner's Ugo Nwaigwe, left, and Laura Amorosa in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at Wagner College in the Staten Island borough of New York, Sunday, Nov. 10, 2013. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

    Kentucky's Bria Goss, right, is chased by Wagner's Ugo Nwaigwe, left, and Laura Amorosa in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at Wagner College in the Staten Island borough of New York, Sunday, Nov. 10, 2013. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)  (The Associated Press)

  • Wagner's Ugo Nwaigwe, left, chases Kentucky's Bria Goss in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at Wagner College in the Staten Island borough of New York, Sunday, Nov. 10, 2013. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

    Wagner's Ugo Nwaigwe, left, chases Kentucky's Bria Goss in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at Wagner College in the Staten Island borough of New York, Sunday, Nov. 10, 2013. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)  (The Associated Press)

  • Wagner's Maria Conyers-Jordan, left, and Kentucky's Jelleah Sidney scramble for a loose ball in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at Wagner College in the Staten Island borough of New York, Sunday, Nov. 10, 2013. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

    Wagner's Maria Conyers-Jordan, left, and Kentucky's Jelleah Sidney scramble for a loose ball in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at Wagner College in the Staten Island borough of New York, Sunday, Nov. 10, 2013. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)  (The Associated Press)

DeNesha Stallworth had 18 points and 13 rebounds to help No. 7 Kentucky rout Wagner 96-57 on Sunday.

Bria Goss added 17 points for the Wildcats, who trailed 7-3 early, before getting going.

The Wildcats (2-0) scored 27 of the next 30 points, hitting five 3-pointers during the game-changing spurt. Goss had eight points in the run, including a 3-pointer that made it 30-10 with 8:26 left in the half.

Kentucky led 50-27 at halftime and poured it on in the second half. Goss scored nine quick points to extend the lead over 30 before the first media timeout of the second half.

Wagner, which was hosting its first-ever Top 25 team, couldn't get any closer the rest of the way.

Freshman Jasmine Nwajei scored 19 points to lead the Seahawks (0-1).