NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - DeMarcus Cousins had 19 points and 15
rebounds, and No. 2 Kentucky beat 15th-ranked Tennessee 74-45
Saturday and advanced back to the Wildcats' accustomed spot in the
Southeastern Conference tournament championship game.
Kentucky (31-2) will play either No. 20 Vanderbilt or
Mississippi State on Sunday, looking to add a 26th tournament title
to the 44th regular season championship the Wildcats won in coach
John Calipari's first season.
Eric Bledsoe had 17 points on 5-of-8 shooting from 3-point
range, and John Wall added 14 as Kentucky chases its first tourney
title since 2004.
Scotty Hopson had 11 points for Tennessee (25-8), which snapped
a five-game winning streak.
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