|SEC Tournament - Kentucky Wildcats vs Tennessee Volunteers Recap - Kentucky Wins 77-72|
Kentucky got a 29-point performance from Shai Gilgeous-Alexander as they ran past Tennessee 77-72 on Sunday at Scottrade Center.
Kentucky won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the +2.0-point spread as underdogs.
Kevin Knox had 18 points for Kentucky and Wenyen Gabriel chipped in with 12 points. Hamidou Diallo had 3 assists for them, while Kevin Knox was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
Tennessee got a 22-point performance from Admiral Schofield, who was supported by 15 points from Grant Williams. Lamonte Turner had 4 assists in a losing cause for Tennessee, while Admiral Schofield grabbed 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Kentucky were victorious, as the score was 36-32 at the break.
Kentucky won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 32-31.