BOX SCORE: Alabama Edges Kentucky 77-75 Saturday
Kentucky fell to 10-3 on the season and 0-1 in Southeastern Conference play. Alabama improved to 10-3 and 1-0 to begin league play.
In the 150th meeting between the two schools, UK’s series lead is still 112-38 over Alabama.
The Wildcats’ win streak over Alabama was snapped at 10 games.
Kentucky has still won 12 of the last 14 and 17 of the last 20 matchups over Alabama.
UK is now 31-24 in Tuscaloosa, Ala.
PJ Washington (pictured) led the Wildcats in scoring with 15 points. He also had a team-high-tying seven rebounds to go along with one steal and an assist. He has scored in double figures six times this season. He’s been the team’s rebounding leader seven times.
Next for Kentucky: The Wildcats’ SEC home opener will be Tuesday vs. Texas A&M. That game will be televised on the SEC Network at 7 p.m. ET. UK Athletics Photo