Kentucky is on the board first with a layup by Olivier Sarr, LSU scores to tie it up and then they go ahead taking the lead with a basket, Kentucky at the line for two making both. Davion Mintz hits a 3 pointer, BJ Boston hits one as well as basket, 3 pointer, and basket, Kentucky has a 19-9 lead. Back to back 3 pointers for the Cats both by Dontaie Allen, they lead 26-11. LSU will answer with back to back layups, Jacob Toppin with a dunk for the Cats. Kentucky would go on 21-20 run giving them a 49-36 halftime lead. This is the most points in any half this season, along with the most 3 pointers and 3 point attempts, and the most assists in any half this season. Kentucky had 6 3 pointers, LSU had 3. Kentucky had 13 assists, LSU only has 3.