Mississippi Falls 80-64 Against Kentucky - Game Recap

Mississippi Falls 80-64 Against Kentucky - Game Recap

Kentucky grabbed an 80-64 win over Mississippi on Tuesday, behind an 18-point effort from Willie Cauley-Stein at Rupp Arena.

Kentucky won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 11-point spread as favorites.

Kentucky got 16 points from Aaron Harrison and another 12 points from Julius Randle. Andrew Harrison contributed 5 assists, while Willie Cauley-Stein cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.

Mississippi got 16 points from Marshall Henderson in a losing cause and another 11 points from Jarvis Summers. Jarvis Summers contributed 3 assists for them, while Ladarius White had 5 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Kentucky were victorious, as the score was 35-34 at the break.

Kentucky won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-26.