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.