Kentucky Advances to Take on Alabama

March 12, 2011

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Date & Time Sat., Mar. 12, 1:00 p.m. ET
Coverage TV: ABC
Radio: BBSN
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Location Georgia Dome
Atlanta, Ga.

Kentucky advanced to the semifinals for the Southeastern Conference for the second consecutive yearafter posting a 75-66 win over Ole Miss in the quarterfinals in the Georgia Dome.

Doron Lamb led the Cats offensively, scoring a team-high 19 points on 7-of-10 shooting, including3-of-4 from 3-point range. Lamb also grabbed four rebounds and dished out three assists.

Joining Lamb in double-figures for Kentucky were Brandon Knight (17), Darius Miller (15) and JoshHarrellson (13).

Harrellson, Miller and Terrence Jones all grabbed seven rebounds each and Knight posted a solid statline of six assists and six rebounds to go along with his 17 points.

Kentucky takes on Alabama in the semifinals. The Tide defeated the Cats earlier this year, 68-66.