9:00 PM ET, January 12, 2010
Stephen C. O'Connell Center, Gainesville, FL
GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Attention, Southeastern Conference. Kentucky has a freshman point guard capable of beating teams in a variety of ways.And it's not John Wall.Eric Bledsoe scored a career-high 25 points, getting to the rim, hitting 3-pointers and making just about everything in between to help the second-ranked Wildcats stay unbeaten with an 89-77 victory over Florida on Tuesday night.
• Kentucky is off to the third-best start in school history and moved to 17-0 for the first time since starting 23-0 during the 1965-66 season.
• The Wildcats snapped a five-game losing streak at Florida.
• Four starters scored in double figures for Kentucky, including a career-high 25 points from Eric Bledsoe and 19 from John Wall. Wall has scored at least 17 points in three straight games.
• Florida has lost five straight against ranked opponents.
-- ESPN Stats & Information
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||36-70 (.514)||26-68 (.382)|
|3P Made-Attempted||7-18 (.389)||8-27 (.296)|
|FT Made-Attempted||10-13 (.769)||17-20 (.850)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||16 (0/0)||13 (0/0)|