Kentucky Downs Samford 88-56 - Match Report

Kentucky Downs Samford 88-56 - Match Report

Kentucky cruised to victory on Tuesday, running Samford out of the gym and running up an 88-56 score at Rupp Arena.

Kentucky won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 27-point spread as favorites.

Kentucky got 18 points from Archie Goodwin and another 16 points from Alex Poythress. Julius Mays contributed 5 assists, while Willie Cauley-Stein cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.

Samford got 14 points from Raijon Kelly in a losing cause and another 12 points from Clide Geffrard, Jr.. Jaylen Beckham contributed 3 assists for them, while Clide Geffrard, Jr. had 8 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Kentucky were victorious, as the score was 45-14 at the break.

Kentucky had a 41-25 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.