Kentucky 82, Georgia 77 / Final

Sat, February 18, 2017 6:00 pm (ET GMT)   Conference: Southeastern  
Location: Stegeman Coliseum • Athens, GA  
Wildcats (82)
Bulldogs (77)
National Rankings: Kentucky #13
Score by Half: Kentucky 33-49 - 82   Georgia 31-46 - 77  
Officials: Anthony Jordan, Ron Groover, Brian Shey
Attendance: 10,523
Top Performances
1J.J. Frazier (UGA) 36 pts (11/22 fg), 2/7 3fg, 3 reb, 2 stl
2Edrice Adebayo (UK) 13 pts (5/8 fg), 8 reb, 2 blk
3Derek Willis (UK) 7 pts (3/3 fg), 1/1 3fg, 12 reb
AP Game Recap

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) De'Aaron Fox scored 16 points, including six free throws in the final 45 seconds, and No. 13 Kentucky overcame J.J. Frazier's 36 points to beat Georgia 82-77 on Saturday night.

Frazier's season-high effort helped keep Georgia close after the Bulldogs lost top scorer Yante Maten with a right knee injury less than two minutes into the game.

Malik Monk also had 16 for Kentucky (22-5, 12-2 Southeastern Conference). The Wildcats began the night tied with South Carolina for the SEC lead.

Kentucky was pushed to overtime in its 90-81 home win over Georgia on Jan. 31, and this game also was tight.

Ties: 13   Lead Changes: 10   Biggest Lead: UK +6   Run: UK 11-2 (1-16:26 to 1-13:10)
Play by Play
Matchup History
Season Series: Kentucky, 3-0 Previous 3 Seasons: Kentucky, 9-0 Since 1990: Kentucky, 48-11
UGA 61 UK 68
UK 69 UGA 55
UGA 51 UK 60
UK 76 UGA 55
UK 69 UGA 60
UK 68 UGA 74
UGA 65 UK 57
UK 74 UGA 66
UGA 67 UK 87
UK 69 UGA 78
UGA 88 UK 84
UK 85 UGA 70
UGA 63 UK 67
UGA 64 UK 70
UK 75 UGA 69
UGA 71 UK 92

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More Info & Glossary

MIN: Minutes, PTS: Points, FGM: Field Goals Made, FGA: Field Goals Attempted, FG%: Field Goal Percentage, 3FM: 3-Pt FG Made, 3FA: 3-Pt FG Attempted, 3FG%: 3-Pt FG Percentage, 2FM: 2-Pt Made, 2FA: 2-Pt FG Attempted, FTM: Free Throws Made, FTA: Free Throws Attempted, FT%: Free Throw Percentage, OREB: Offensive Rebounds, REB: Total Rebounds, AST: Assists, STL: Steals, BLK: Blocks, TO: Turnovers, PF: Points For, USG%: Usage Percentage (estimate of the percentage of team plays used by a player), Eff: Efficiency score

PTS: Points, Poss: Possessions, O-PPP: Points/Possession, Pace: Possessions per 40 Minutes, TS%: True Shooting (weights 3FG, 2FG, FT), eFG%: Effective Field Goal %, ORB%: Offensive Rebound %, DRB%: Defensive Rebound %, TOV%: Turnover %, FT/FGA: Free Throws/FG Attempts

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