Belmont vs Kentucky Recap - Kentucky Wins 93-80
|Belmont vs Kentucky Recap - Kentucky Wins 93-80|
Kentucky got 29 points and 10 rebounds from Julius Randle en route to a 93-80 victory over Belmont on Saturday at Rupp Arena.
Bettors who backed Kentucky were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 17.5.
Kentucky got 23 points from Aaron Harrison and another 16 points from Willie Cauley-Stein. Aaron Harrison contributed 7 assists, while Julius Randle cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Belmont got a 22-point performance from Craig Bradshaw, who was supported by 21 points from Drew Windler. J.J. Mann had 7 assists in a losing cause for Belmont, while Blake Jenkins grabbed 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Belmont were victorious, as the score was 43-41 at the break.
Kentucky won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 42-25.