Isaiah Jackson gets Kentucky on the board first with hook shot; Ole Miss ties it up with a basket of their own and gets two more to lead the Cats early on. Keion Brooks with a basket for Kentucky, Ole Miss answers with back to back baskets leading 10-4. Kentucky gets a basket and Jackson makes one of two as the Cats try to catch up to the Rebels and they do that with a basket but Ole Miss will answer with a basket. Isaiah Jackson with a dunk and Ole Miss drains a 3 pointer. Ole Miss to the line for two, they make both and then one. Kentucky makes one of two, and Ole Miss answers with a 3 pointer with a 9 point lead over the Cats. Davion Mintz with one of two, Ole Miss with a basket, and BJ Boston gets a much needed 3 pointer for the Cats and Brooks with a basket, Davion Mintz drains a 3 pointer for Kentucky. Ole Miss will lead 32-29 at halftime.