Doron Lamb was the first sub off the bench for Kentucky. It was his 21st time to be the first Wildcat off the bench.
Kentucky extended its streak of games with a 3-pointer to 787 games, the third-longest streak in the country.
The Wildcats trailed 31-21 at the half, the second time in the tournament they've been behind at halftime. Kentucky is 4-7 when trailing at halftime.
The last time UK trailed by as many as 10 points at the half, was when they fell behind UConn 50-29 in the Maui Invitational.
The Wildcats shot 28.1 pct. from the field in the first half, their lowest first half percentage this season. Their 21 points in the first half were also a season low.
UConn's win while scoring only 56 points was the first time this season and the first time in the John Calipari era that Kentucky lost while holding its opponent to 67 points or fewer. UK is now 26-1 this season and 47-1 under Calipari when holding its opponent to 67 points or fewer.
Tallied his 13th double-double this season, moving him into sole possession of second on UK's freshman double-double list.
Pulled down 15 rebounds, the most since grabbing 17 against Notre Dame (Dec. 8, 2010).
His 15 rebounds tie him for the most by a UK freshman in an NCAA Tournament game. It ties Frank Ramsey's 15-rebound performance in the 1951 NCAA Tournament.
His four steals ties him for the second most by a UK freshman in an NCAA Tournament game. He is tied with Eric Bledsoe, DeMarcus Cousins and John Wall who each recorded four steals in last season's NCAA Tournament.