Postseason NIT - Robert Morris Defeats Kentucky 59-57 - Recap

Postseason NIT - Robert Morris Defeats Kentucky 59-57 - Recap

Robert Morris earned a 59-57 victory over Kentucky on Tuesday, getting 15 points from Lucky Jones at Sewall Center.

Robert Morris was a 4-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.

Robert Morris got 14 points from Russell Johnson and another 8 points from Mike McFadden. Velton Jones contributed 5 assists, while Russell Johnson cleaned the glass with 5 rebounds.

Kentucky got 18 points from Archie Goodwin in a losing cause and another 10 points from Jarrod Polson. Jarrod Polson contributed 3 assists for them, while Archie Goodwin had 7 rebounds.

Robert Morris led at halftime, 28-27.

Kentucky had a 25-19 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.