Florida vs Kentucky Final: 69-59 - Recap
|Florida vs Kentucky Final: 69-59 - Recap|
Casey Prather scored 24 points leading Florida to a 69-59 victory over Kentucky at Rupp Arena on Saturday.
Florida won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2.5-point spread as underdogs.
Scottie Wilbekin had 23 points for Florida and Patric Young chipped in with 10 points. Will Yeguete had 2 assists for them, while Patric Young was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 5 boards.
Kentucky got 20 points from Andrew Harrison in a losing cause and another 19 points from James Young. Andrew Harrison contributed 4 assists for them, while Julius Randle had 13 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Kentucky were victorious, as the score was 31-28 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Kentucky as they grabbed 31 boards, while Florida only had 28.