Kentucky took on Texas A &M for the SEC Championship back in 2016 in Nashville.
Kentucky controls the tip by Skal Labissiere to Tyler Ulis and Jamal Murray gets Kentucky on the board first. Texas A &M misses a 3 pointer by a long shot. Tyler Ulis at the line for Kentucky and he makes both free throws giving the Cats a 4-0 lead. Jayln Jones for the Aggies gets them on the board and he’s at the free throw line and he makes it to make it 4-3. Tyler Ulis throws it to Marcus Lee who dunks it in for Kentucky, Tyler Davis for Aggies at the free throw line, 6-5. Aggies take the lead after a basket, 7-6. Alex Poythress with his 7th 3 pointer of the season and then Tyler Ulis with a basket gives the Cats an 11-7 lead. Aggies tie it up at 13-13. Kentucky with a basket by Jamal Murray, he goes to the line for a 3 point play but misses, Aggies once again tie it up at 15-15. Kentucky goes ahead 18-17, but the Aggies take the lead 20-19. Aggies with a 3 to extend the lead by 4 points. Jamal Murray makes both free throws and Isaiah Briscoe with a bucket to tie it up, 23-23. Kentucky ties it up but Aggies with a 3. Tyler Ulis answers right back with a 3 pointer of his own to tie it up 28-28. Aggies keep their lead over Kentucky 38-34 at halftime.
Jamal Murray with a 3 pointer to start the second half to cut it to one, but Aggies with a bucket makes it 40-37. Derek Willis with a 3 pointer to make it 42-40 Aggies. Jamal Murray makes both free throws to tie the game at 42-42, the sixth time of the game. Tyler Ulis gives the Cats the lead back and then steals it to get another basket, 48-45. Aggies with a 53-52 lead, but Tyler Ulis hits a much needed 3 pointer for the Cats to give them a 55-53 lead. Aggies take the lead back but Derek Willis answers with a 3 pointer for the Kentucky lead, 60-58. Tyler Ulis with a basket and he has 22 points for the Cats. Kentucky on a 10-2 lead after a 3 pointer by Jamal Murray, Cats have a 67-60 lead. Cats with a 71-69 lead with less than minute left. Aggies tie it with 15.3 seconds. We go into overtime here in the SEC Championship in Nashville.
Tyler Ulis with a 3 pointer to start overtime, and he’s up to 28 points. Aggies gets a free throw and Derek Willis get one as well, 75-72. Aggies with the tie, 75-75.Derek Willis with a 3 pointer and Jamal Murray with a 3 pointer, but Aggies still score 81-77.Kentucky defeats Texas A &M 82-77 to win their 29th SEC Championship.