Saturday, January 24 | 12:00 p.m. ET | Columbia, S.C.
Aaron Harrison scores all 14 points in second half; Towns blocks career-high seven shots
Kentucky 70, Alabama 48
Kentucky 86, Missouri 37
Booker scores 18 to lead UK; Ulis' 3-pointer with 1:26 remaining puts Cats ahead for good
Men's basketball beats South Carolina 58-43 at Colonial Life Arena in Columbia, SC., on Saturday, January 24, 2015.
USATSI photos men's basketball -- 1/24/15
Men's basketball beats Vanderbilt 65-57 on Tuesday, January 20, 2015, in Lexington's Rupp Arena.
No. 1 Men's Basketball defeats Vanderbilt at home, 65-57 (USATSI)
Kentucky at Alabama men's basketball
2013-14 (FRESHMAN): Averaged 10.9 points, 3.2 rebounds and 4.0 assists per game as a freshman ... Started 39 of 40 games played ... Ranked third in freshman single-season history with 159 assists on the season... Finished the year with three or more assists in seven of UK's final nine games ... Tallied eight points, five rebounds, five assists and three steals in the national title game vs. Connecticut ... Notched nine points and four assists as UK defeated Wisconsin in the Final Four ... Dished out six assists in the Wildcats' Elite Eight win over Michigan ... Tallied 14 points, five rebounds and seven assists in UK's Sweet 16 win over Louisville ... Led UK with 20 points and added three assists en route to knocking off Wichita St. ... Bested his career high in assists from the night before with nine assists to go along with 12 points vs. Georgia ... Notched a career-high eight assists to go along with 11 points in UK's win over LSU in the SEC Tournament ... Recorded a career-high eight assists to go along with 11 points in UK's win over LSU in the SEC Tournament ... Dished out five assists on the road at Florida ... Tallied 14 points, three assists and two steals vs. Arkansas ... Led UK in scoring with 20 points, while grabbing four rebounds and dishing four assists vs. Florida ... Tallied 16 points, five rebounds and two assists in UK's win over Auburn ... Recorded 14 points, four assists and two steals as UK defeated Missouri ... Dished out five assists vs. Georgia ... Drained a couple 3s, grabbed eight boards and dished out four assists as Kentucky knocked off Texas A&M ... Scored a career-high 26 points, including going 10-for-10 at charity stripe, in UK's win over Tennessee ... Nailed a 3 with 1.2 seconds remaining in regulation to send UK and Arkansas into overtime ... Recorded 10 points, eight rebounds, four assists and no turnovers in UK's win at Vandy ... Delivered a season-best 18 points to lead Kentucky to a win over Louisville ... Had a career outing on the road at UNC, notching season bests in points and assists, scoring 17 points and dishing out seven assists ... Tallied 13 point on 4-of-7 shooting from the field in Kentucky's win over Boise State ... Scored seven points and dished out six assists in UK's loss to Baylor ... Went 8-for-8 from the charity stripe vs. Providence ... Scored 12 points and five assists in UK's win over Cleveland State ... Notched 15 points, while dishing out six assists in a win over UT Arlington ... Scored eight and pulled down eight rebounds in a win over Robert Morris ... Posted 11 points in 38 minutes of action against Michigan State ... Scored 13 points in UK's win over Northern Kentucky ... Tallied eight points and dished out a team-high five assists in a win over UNC Asheville ... One of four UK freshmen to earn recognition on the preseason watch list for the Wayman Tisdale Award ... Was tabbed to the Bob Cousy Award watch list ... Selected by the media as a preseason All-SEC second team honoree ... Sat out UK's two exhibition contests with a bone bruise in his right knee.
HIGH SCHOOL: Logged 15.8 points, 7.0 rebounds and 7.0 assists as a senior at Travis where he directed the squad to a state title in 2013 ... As a junior he averaged 12.5 points, 6.0 assists, 4.9 rebounds and 2.1 steals, while also helping guide his team to an appearance in the 5A State Championship game and a 36-4 record in 2011-12 ... His twin brother, Aaron, is also a member of the Wildcats' roster ... Ranked as the top point guard in the country by all three recruiting services and the third-best prospect in the country by ESPNU Recruiting ... Scout and Rivals both rank him as the fifth-best prospect ... Suited up for both the McDonald's High School All-America and Jordan Brand Classic games.
PERSONAL: Son of Aaron and Marian Har(rison ... Chose Kentucky over Maryland, SMU, Baylor, Kansas and Arizona ... Born Oct. 28, 1994 in San Antonio, Texas.