Auburn Falls 72-62 to Kentucky - Recap
|Auburn Falls 72-62 to Kentucky - Recap|
Kyle Wiltjer scored 14 points leading Kentucky to a 72-62 victory over Auburn at Rupp Arena on Saturday.
Kentucky won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 17.5-point spread.
Ryan Harrow had 12 points for Kentucky and Willie Cauley-Stein chipped in with 12 points. Julius Mays had 2 assists for them, while Nerlens Noel was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 12 boards.
Auburn got 15 points from Chris Denson in a losing cause and another 12 points from Noel Johnson. Josh Wallace contributed 4 assists for them, while Frankie Sullivan had 7 rebounds.
Kentucky led at halftime, 37-31.
Kentucky won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 35-29.