Richmond on the board first, but Olivier Sarr gets the Cats on the board as well, he has all of Kentucky’s 4 points. Back and forth with the lead between Kentucky and Richmond, Cats with a one point lead. Richmond with all three free throws puts them up by three, but BJ Boston with a scoop gets the Cats within one, 14-13. Sarr with a basket puts the Cats up one, but Gustev for the Spiders with a mid court 3, puts the senior guard team up by three. BJ Boston makes both free throws to tie the game up again, 17-17. Sarr with a basket and free throw for a 3 point play, Cats up 29-26. With Richmond in foul trouble, Kentucky has made it to the free throw line 11 more times; they lead the Spiders 32-28 at halftime.