Kentucky Tops Missouri in Overtime

Julius Mayes led the way with 24 points, including eight points in the extra session, as the Kentucky Wildcats outlasted the Missouri Tigers in overtime, 90-83, in SEC action at Rupp Arena. For the Wildcats (19-8, 10-4 SEC), Alex Poythress added 21 points, Archie Goodwin scored 18 points and Ryan Harrow netted 16 points. Willie Cauley-Stein pulled down 12 rebounds and blocked seven shots for the hosts.
Phil Pressey led all scorers with 27 points for the Tigers (19-8, 8-6), while Laurence Bowers chipped in with 13 points and Alex Oriakhi posted a double-double with 16 points and 15 rebounds. Pressey also handed out 10 assists and swiped four steals.