Kentucky is looking to bounce back after their devastating buzzer beater 3 point loss to South Carolina.
Kentucky starts the first half with a 3 from Ashton Hagans and Arkansas answers with a 3 of their own. Arkansas with the early lead and Kentucky ties it up at 12-12. Nate Sestina with a 3 to take the lead and Johnny Juzang with jump shot and Arkansas responds with a layup, 17-15. Wildcats get a free throw and then goal tending twice, Arkansas hits a three, 22-18. Wildcats with a 9 point advantage, after a 3 from Johnny Juzang, 29-20. Kentucky ends the half on a free throw and a bucket, 36-27.
Nick Richards starts us off with a jump shot and the Wildcats continue with the lead but already have fouls piling on them at 7, 42-34. Razorbacks get within two and Tyrese Maxey responses but Arkansas gets it back within 2, 44-42. Arkansas takes the lead as John Calipari gets a double technical and ejected and the Razorbacks with a 47-44 lead but Kentucky cuts it to one but Arkansas takes the lead back. Tyrese Maxey scores and hits his free throw and the Wildcats take a 13-0 run to have a 59-49 lead. Cats keep adding to their lead with less than minute left in the game and its 66-56 Kentucky. Kentucky bounces back with a 73-66 win over Arkansas.
Kentucky is back at home this Tuesday as they host Georgia at 7 p.m. ET on ESPN