LOUISVILLE, KY – Terrence Jones’ 22-point, 10-rebound effort powered tournament top seed Kentucky past 16-seed Western Kentucky in their NCAA Tournament South Regional matchup.
T.J. Price scored 21 to pace the Hilltoppers, who finish the season at 16-19.
The Wildcats (33-2) advance to face the winner of Iowa State – UConn in the 3rd round on Saturday.
Ted Robinson and Kyle Macy called the action on the Westwood One Radio Network.
(Terrence Jones’ slam dunk gives Kentucky a 16-12 lead)
(T.J. Price’s and one ties the game at 17 )
(Anthony Davis slam dunk makes it 55-30 in favor of Kentucky)
(Kentucky clinches the 2nd round victory)