South Carolina Defeats Kentucky 72-67 - Recap

South Carolina Defeats Kentucky 72-67 - Recap

Brenton Williams scored 24 points leading South Carolina to a 72-67 victory over Kentucky at Colonial Life Arena on Saturday.

South Carolina won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 10-point spread as underdogs.

Sindarius Thornwell had 14 points for South Carolina and Michael Carrera chipped in with 11 points. Sindarius Thornwell had 4 assists for them, while Michael Carrera was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.

Kentucky got 21 points from Aaron Harrison in a losing cause and another 19 points from James Young. Andrew Harrison contributed 4 assists for them, while Julius Randle had 15 rebounds.

South Carolina hit the break leading 31-28 before taking care of business in the second half.

Kentucky had a 46-28 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.