Kentucky is on the board with a layup from Keion Brooks, TyTy Washington with a 3 pointer, Keion Brooks with a jumper. Missouri is on the board, Shavir Wheeler with a layup. Missouri catches up and then takes the lead after back to back 3 pointers adn back to back baskets, 18-17. Oscar Tshiebwe with a basket to give the Cats back the lead, Davion Mintz with basket. Missouri with a basket, Davion Mintz with another 3 pointer. Keion Brooks to the line for two, he makes both. Oscar Tshiebwe to the line for two more, he makes both, he goes back to the line and makes them. Kentucky with several more free throws and then a basket, 35-22. TyTy Washington with a 3 pointer. Kentucky will lead Missouri 44-27 at the half.
Missouri with a basket to start, Oscar Tshiebwe to the line for two, he makes one of two. Missouri answers with a basket, a 3 pointer and then a layup, Kellan Grady with a 3 pointer. Kentucky is up to 55-45. Kentucky makes it 73-52. Kentucky with back to back baskets. Kentucky defeats Missouri 83-56. They open SEC play with a win and start 1-0.
Final 18 Kentucky 83, Missouri 56