Kentucky wins third straight, upsets No. 19 Tennessee 70-55
(WYMT) - Kentucky beat No. 19 Tennessee 70-55, getting their third straight win. This is Kentucky’s first win over a ranked opponent this season.
The Wildcats are now 8-13 and 7-7 in conference play. The Volunteers drop to 15-6 and 8-6 in SEC play.
The Cats went on a 15-0 run in the first half to set them up for a 45-30 lead at the break. Davion Mintz led Kentucky with 15 points, shooting 5/5 beyond the arc, and Isaiah Jackson followed with 13 points at the break.
Kentucky will host Texas A&M on February 23rd at 7 p.m.
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