Eastern Michigan Falls 81-63 Against Kentucky - Game Recap

Eastern Michigan Falls 81-63 Against Kentucky - Game Recap

Kentucky got 22 points from Aaron Harrison en route to an 81-63 victory over Eastern Michigan on Wednesday at Rupp Arena.

Kentucky won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 20.5-point spread.

Kentucky got 15 points from Willie Cauley-Stein and another 14 points from Julius Randle. James Young contributed 4 assists, while Julius Randle cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.

Eastern Michigan got 23 points from Darell Combs in a losing cause and another 9 points from Daylen Harrison. Mike Talley contributed 3 assists for them, while Da'Shonte Riley had 6 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Kentucky were victorious, as the score was 35-32 at the break.

The rebound battle favored Kentucky as they grabbed 52 boards, while Eastern Michigan only had 33.