Team Stats

  • Field Goal %

    • KSU 35.8
    • 38.0 UK
  • Three Point %

    • KSU 23.8
    • 26.7 UK
  • Turnovers

    • KSU 11
    • 15 UK
  • Rebounds

    • KSU 28
    • 40 UK

Game Information

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Coverage: CBS
Scottrade Center
  • St. Louis, Missouri 63199
  • Line: UK -4.0
Attendance: 19,223
Referees: Deron White, Michael Greenstein, Mike Reed
3/22/2014 Associated Press

Kentucky holds off KSU; Wichita State next

Julius Randle had 19 points and 15 rebounds, Aaron Harrison finished with 18 points, and No. 8 seed Kentucky beat Kansas State 56-49 to earn a date with top-seeded Wichita State.

CBS12T
Kansas State232649
Kentucky292756

Game Flow

KSU
UK
0:00 - 2nd Half

KSU

49

UK

56

End of Game

Shot Chart

  • Thomas Gipson made Jumper. Assisted by Marcus Foster.
  • Thomas Gipson made Layup.
  • Nino Williams missed Jumper.
  • Marcus Foster made Jumper. Assisted by Wesley Iwundu.
  • Marcus Foster missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Shane Southwell missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Omari Lawrence missed Layup.
  • Marcus Foster missed Layup.
  • Nino Williams missed Jumper.
  • Marcus Foster missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Thomas Gipson made Layup. Assisted by Marcus Foster.
  • Wesley Iwundu made Jumper.
  • Nigel Johnson missed Jumper.
  • Marcus Foster made Dunk.
  • Will Spradling missed Jumper.
  • Shane Southwell missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Marcus Foster missed Jumper.
  • Jevon Thomas made Layup.
  • Thomas Gipson missed Layup.
  • Wesley Iwundu made Layup. Assisted by Marcus Foster.
  • Shane Southwell missed Jumper.
  • Shane Southwell made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Marcus Foster.
  • Shane Southwell missed Jumper.
  • Marcus Foster missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Wesley Iwundu made Dunk.
  • Shane Southwell missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Will Spradling missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Marcus Foster missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Will Spradling missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Wesley Iwundu missed Jumper.
  • Marcus Foster made Dunk. Assisted by Wesley Iwundu.
  • Shane Southwell missed Jumper.
  • Marcus Foster made Three Point Jumper.
  • Will Spradling missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Julius Randle missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Willie Cauley-Stein missed Jumper.
  • Alex Poythress missed Jumper.
  • Willie Cauley-Stein missed Jumper.
  • Julius Randle missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Alex Poythress missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Aaron Harrison missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Aaron Harrison made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Andrew Harrison.
  • James Young missed Three Point Jumper.
  • James Young missed Jumper.
  • Julius Randle missed Layup.
  • James Young missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Julius Randle made Dunk. Assisted by Andrew Harrison.
  • Julius Randle made Layup.
  • Andrew Harrison missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Aaron Harrison made Jumper.
  • Alex Poythress missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Andrew Harrison missed Layup.
  • Aaron Harrison made Layup. Assisted by Willie Cauley-Stein.
  • Julius Randle made Jumper.
  • James Young missed Jumper.
  • Julius Randle made Layup.

Research Notes

  • Randle also grabbed 15 rebounds to earn his 21st double-double of the season, tied with Towson's Jerrelle Benimon and Tennessee's Jarnell Stokes for most in the nation.

  • Julius Randle scored a game-high 19 points Friday, including 14 points in the paint on 7-of-10 shooting. Randle had averaged 6.3 paint points per game during his previous six games.

  • Julius Randle is the 4th Kentucky freshman with a double-double in his first NCAA Tournament game, joining John Wall, Eric Manuel, and Sam Bowie.

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