The Kentucky Wildcats go into halftime with a 37-26 lead over Houston.
PJ Washington has returned! Washington came off the bench and co-led the Wildcats with 8 points. Tyler Herro also had 8 points. Keldon Johnson scored 7 points with 3 assist and 2 rebounds.
Kentucky used rebounding to gain an advantage, winning the battle 18-7.
The game was once tied at 12, Kentucky then stepped it up and created a slight margin.
Ashton Hagans picked up his second foul with 10:41 left in the half, he didn’t return in the half. Hagans had just 2 points in the first half.