Kentucky vs LSU Final: 75-70 - Recap
|Kentucky vs LSU Final: 75-70 - Recap|
LSU was victimized for 20 points and 12 rebounds by Alex Poythress as Kentucky defeated them 75-70 in NCAA action on Saturday.
Kentucky did not, however, defeat LSU against the spread, which closed at 15.5 at most sportsbooks.
Archie Goodwin had 15 points for Kentucky and Ryan Harrow chipped in with 11 points. Archie Goodwin had 2 assists for them, while Alex Poythress was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 12 boards.
LSU got 21 points from Johnny O'Bryant III in a losing cause and another 15 points from Anthony Hickey. Charles Carmouche contributed 7 assists for them, while Johnny O'Bryant III had 12 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Kentucky were victorious, as the score was 42-31 at the break.
Kentucky won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 39-26.