South Carolina is on the board first with a basket, Kentucky respond with a basket to tie things up. South Carolina with a basket to take the lead back, but Kentucky answers with one and we are tied up again. South Carolina attempts a basket, they miss, and Kentucky rebounds and gets a basket to take the lead. BJ Boston with a 3 pointer, as it is nothing but net, and he makes another one. South Carolina has answered with three baskets, Kentucky leads by just two. Olivier Sarr with a 3 pointer, South Carolina answers with a basket, and Olivier Sarr responds with a basket himself. South Carolina at the line for two makes both and hit a basket to take the lead. BJ Boston at the line, he makes one of two to tie us up again. South Carolina gets a basket, and Kentucky answers right back, South Carolina back at the line and makes both. Kentucky with a basket to tie it up and then a 3 pointer from Davion Mintz as the Cats take the lead, South Carolina with a basket. BJ Boston drains another 3 pointer for the Cats. Olivier Sarr makes both of his free throws and then a jumper, South Carolina with a jumper as well. Kentucky with a jumper and then free throws from Isaiah Jackson, Kentucky will lead 36-28 at halftime.