Kentucky with a basket to start off the second half within one, Alabama makes one of two; Olivier Sarr ties it up with a basket. Alabama scores another basket, Kentucky answers right back with one tying it up, 38-38. Alabama makes one of two free throws followed by a two more, Dontaie Allen with a 3 pointer to tie the game up, Kentucky gets a basket and their first lead of the game, 43-41. Alabama at the line for two, they make both to tie the game up. Back at the line and they miss both, they head back to the line, and make both to take the lead. Kentucky ties it up again with a basket by Boston and then they take the lead, Bama ties it up, Kentucky scores another basket to take it back, Tide with a 3 pointer to take the lead, 52-51. Olivier Sarr drains a 3 pointer for the Cats to give them the lead; Alabama with free throws ties the game and a basket to take the lead plus another basket. Dontaie Allen with a 3 pointer and free throws, but Alabama will defeat Kentucky 70-59.Alabama will sweep Kentucky for the first time since 1988.
Final 9 Alabama 70, Kentucky 59
Kentucky falls to 5-10, 4-4, Alabama goes to 14-3, 9-0
Kentucky hosts Texas in the 2021 SEC/Big 2 Challenge on Saturday at Rupp.