9:30 PM ET, March 16, 2007
United Center, Chicago, Illinois
CHICAGO -- This should get the critics off Tubby Smith's back.For another day, at least.Randolph Morris finished with 19 points and 11 rebounds, and eighth-seeded Kentucky flexed its muscle in the second half for a 67-58 victory over ninth-seeded Villanova in the West Regional on Friday night.Jodie Meeks (12), Ramel Bradley (11) and Joe Crawford (10) also finished in double figures.
With its win over Villanova on Friday night, Kentucky extended the longest active streak of first-round NCAA Tournament wins.
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||18-55 (.327)||20-44 (.455)|
|3P Made-Attempted||7-21 (.333)||5-19 (.263)|
|FT Made-Attempted||15-20 (.750)||22-31 (.710)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||22 (0/0)||18 (0/0)|
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