The Wildcats defeated Tennessee 75-65 on Tuesday behind Kyle Wiltjer's
17 points off the bench and Nerlen Noel's 12 points, nine rebounds, six blocks,
four steals and two assists ... in the win, Kentucky shot 65 percent (13-of-20)
from the fl oor in the second half and was 3-of-5 from 3-point range while
limiting Tennessee to 38 percent shooting after halftime ... Kentucky begins
a two-game swing through the state of Alabama with Auburn on Saturday ...
Kentucky has gone 3-2 in its last fi ve games, defeating Tennessee, losing
to Texas A&M 83-71 last Saturday after the Aggies' Elston Turner scored 40
points in Rupp Arena and falling at No. 3 Louisville 80-77 on Dec. 29 ... the
Wildcats won at Vanderbilt 60-58 in their SEC opener and thrashed Eastern
Michigan 90-38 on Jan. 2 ... Archie Goodwin averages a team-high 15.2 points
to go along with 4.8 rebounds and 3.6 assists.
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