4:00 PM ET, January 15, 2011
Rupp Arena, Lexington, Kentucky
LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Kentucky coach John Calipari didn't stick around to do postgame interviews after the Wildcats (No. 15 ESPN/USA Today, No. 13 AP) crushed LSU 82-44 on Saturday, citing the need to get a head start on a recruiting visit.The undermanned Tigers appeared to beat Calipari out of Rupp Arena by a good two hours.Brandon Knight scored 19 points, Terrence Jones added 17 in his second game coming off the bench and the Wildcats (14-3, 2-1 Southeastern Conference) wasted little time putting away the Tigers. Kentucky led by 11 less than eight minutes into the game, was up 29 at the half and kept right on going.
• Kentucky improved to 27-0 at Rupp Arena under John Calipari.
• The Wildcats led by 29 points at the half and started the game on a 12-2 run.
• Kentucky has won 28 straight home games, the third longest streak in the country after Kansas and Duke.
• The Wildcats improved to 39-5 against LSU all-time in Lexington.
-- ESPN Stats & Information
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||17-65 (.262)||29-70 (.414)|
|3P Made-Attempted||3-24 (.125)||10-20 (.500)|
|FT Made-Attempted||7-12 (.583)||14-18 (.778)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||17 (0/0)||13 (0/0)|
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