Alabama vs Kentucky Wrap - Kentucky Wins 55-48
|Alabama vs Kentucky Wrap - Kentucky Wins 55-48|
Julius Randle scored 12 points leading Kentucky to a 55-48 victory over Alabama at Rupp Arena on Tuesday.
Kentucky won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 12.5-point spread.
Kentucky got 9 points from Dakari Johnson and another 9 points from James Young. Aaron Harrison contributed 3 assists, while Julius Randle cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Alabama got a 13-point performance from Trevor Releford, who was supported by 9 points from Retin Obasohan. Trevor Releford had 3 assists in a losing cause for Alabama, while Shannon Hale grabbed 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Alabama were victorious, as the score was 28-25 at the break.
Kentucky won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-27.