Kentucky vs LSU Final: 77-76 - Recap
|Kentucky vs LSU Final: 77-76 - Recap|
Kentucky grabbed a 77-76 win over LSU on Saturday, behind a 21-point effort from Aaron Harrison at Rupp Arena.
Kentucky earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 10-point spread.
James Young had 20 points for Kentucky and Andrew Harrison chipped in with 9 points. Andrew Harrison had 4 assists for them, while Julius Randle was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 15 boards.
LSU got 20 points from Anthony Hickey in a losing cause and another 20 points from Johnny O'Bryant III. Anthony Hickey contributed 8 assists for them, while Johnny O'Bryant III had 12 rebounds.
Kentucky led at halftime, 35-32.
Kentucky had a 43-40 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.