Boxscore
Kentucky 69, Vanderbilt 63
Saturday, February 11, 2012 9:00 PM
Location - Memorial Gym, Nashville, Tennessee
Officials - Tony Greene, Joe Lindsay, Gary Maxwell
Attendance - 14316

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Kentucky 36 33 69
Vanderbilt 23 40 63

Recap


KENTUCKY 68, VANDERBILT 63: Freshman Anthony Davis had 15 points, eight rebounds and seven blocked shots to help the No. 1 Wildcats win their 17th straight game and remain unbeaten in the Southeastern Conference.
 
Doron Lamb (16), Terrence Jones (14) and Marquis Teague (13) were also in double figures for Kentucky (25-1, 11-0 SEC). Jones had a team-high nine rebounds.
 
Vanderbilt (17-8, 6-4), which failed to score in the final 4:07, got 15 points from John Jenkins and 13 points apiece from Brad Tinsley, Festus Ezeli and Jeffery Taylor.
 
The game was close for much of the first half. Kentucky led 12-11 with 12:19 remaining and went on an 8-0 run that enabled it to pull away. By halftime the lead had been increased to 36-23 as the Wildcats shot 55.2 percent (16 of 29).
 
Vanderbilt came out and immediately seized the momentum with its stellar outside shooting. The Commodores tied the game 48-48 on Taylor’s 3-pointer with 11:57 remaining and took the lead on a layup by Tinsley with 9:41 to play.
 
GAME NOTEBOOK: Kentucky was 0 for 5 on 3-pointers in the first half and missed its first eight before Darius Miller connected. Vanderbilt hit 8 of 22 3-pointers, with Tinsley and Jenkins each making three. ... Vanderbilt shot 27.6 percent from the floor in the first half and 36.5 for the game.

Kentucky Wildcats

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Marquis Teague 37:00 6-12 0-3 1-3 1 3 4 8 0 0 1 0 13
Anthony Davis 39:00 6-12 0-0 3-3 4 4 8 0 3 0 1 7 15
Terrence Jones 30:00 6-10 0-0 2-3 4 5 9 0 3 2 0 4 14
Michael Kidd-Gilchrist 30:00 1-4 0-1 2-3 0 7 7 1 3 1 3 1 4
Doron Lamb 37:00 6-13 2-7 2-3 0 2 2 1 2 1 1 0 16
Kyle Wiltjer 12:00 1-2 0-1 0-0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 2
Darius Miller 15:00 2-5 1-2 0-0 0 2 2 2 4 0 0 0 5
TOTAL 200 28-58 3-14 10-15 9 24 33 12 16 4 6 12 69
  48.3% 21.4% 66.7% Team Rebs: 2   Total TO: 6

Vanderbilt Commodores

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Festus Ezeli 27:00 5-12 0-0 3-6 2 4 6 0 3 0 3 2 13
Lance Goulbourne 31:00 1-9 0-2 1-2 5 3 8 3 1 1 1 0 3
John Jenkins 39:00 5-14 3-9 2-3 0 2 2 0 1 2 1 0 15
Jeffery Taylor 35:00 5-11 2-5 1-1 3 6 9 4 5 0 2 0 13
Brad Tinsley 34:00 5-12 3-5 0-0 1 4 5 4 2 1 3 1 13
Kedren Johnson 6:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0
Steve Tchiengang 13:00 2-4 0-0 2-2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 6
Rod Odom 9:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0
Dai-Jon Parker 6:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 23-63 8-21 9-14 12 19 31 14 15 4 10 4 63
  36.5% 38.1% 64.3% Team Rebs: 7   Total TO: 10
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