Nick Richards shines, Kentucky pulls away from Georgia to move to 5-1 in SEC play

LEXINGTON, Ky - Kentucky pulls away from Georgia, winning 89-79 to move to 5-1 in SEC play.

Kentucky guard Ashton Hagans (0) and Georgia guard Donnell Gresham Jr. (0) chase down a a loose ball in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020, in Athens, Ga.

No. 15 Kentucky led the Bulldogs 41-35 going into the half.

The Wildcats held Anthony Edwards scoreless in the first half. Edwards was 0-5 from the floor and recorded three turnovers.

Georgia shot 25 percent beyond the arc, while Kentucky finished at 11 percent.

Four Wildcats finished the game in double figures.

Anthony Edwards fouled out with 54 seconds left.