STARKVILLE, Miss. — The Alabama women’s basketball team fell to No. 4 Mississippi State, 75-61, on Sunday afternoon in Humphrey Coliseum.
With the loss, the Crimson Tide moves to 13-5 overall and 3-2 in Southeastern Conference play, while the Bulldogs remain perfect on the year at 19-0 and 5-0 in SEC competition.
Senior Hannah Cook finished the game with a career-high 25 points on 8-of-10 shooting, including going a perfect 5-of-5 from behind the three-point line. Cook’s career day moved her up to No. 10 all-time in career scoring at Alabama with 1,280 career points in her four-year career with the Tide. Sophomore Jasmine Walker also chipped in 10 points while grabbing four rebounds and three steals.
Alabama shot 52 percent (22-of-42) from the field for the game and 77 percent (7-of-9) from beyond the arc in the loss.
The Tide will return to back home on Thursday, Jan. 18, at 7 p.m. CT to take on No. 17 Texas A&M in Coleman Coliseum. The game will air live on SEC Network+.