Kentucky vs Tennessee Recap - Tennessee Wins 88-58
The battle between Tennessee and Kentucky didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Kentucky was handed an 88-58 defeat on Saturday at Thompson-Boling Arena.
Tennessee was an underdog by 2 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.
Trae Golden had 24 points for Tennessee and Jordan McRae chipped in with 15 points. Trae Golden had 8 assists for them, while Jarnell Stokes was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
Kentucky got 18 points from Kyle Wiltjer in a losing cause and another 12 points from Julius Mays. Archie Goodwin contributed 4 assists for them, while Kyle Wiltjer had 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Tennessee were victorious, as the score was 50-26 at the break.
Tennessee won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 39-21.