Kentucky vs Texas A&M

Kentucky 72, Texas A&,M 68

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COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) - Freshman Nerlens Noel had a season-high 19 points and Julius Mays also scored 19, including five in overtime, to lead Kentucky to a 72-68 win over Texas A&M on Saturday.

The Wildcats (15-6, 6-2 Southeastern Conference) led by one point before Mays made two free throws with 15 seconds left. Texas A&M (13-8, 3-5) had a chance to tie it after that, but Elston Turner's 3-pointer bounced off the rim with 5 seconds left. Mays added another free throw with a second left to secure the win.

The Wildcats opened overtime with a 7-1 run thanks to a jump shot by Noel and five free throws to take a 69-63 lead.

Turner's 3-pointer with about 2 minutes left in overtime got A&M within 69-66.

Kourtney Roberson's layup made it 69-68 with 16 seconds left before the free throws by Mays.

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Scoreboard
Kentucky (15-6) «30321072
Texas A&M (13-8)2141668
 
Kentucky Wildcats
N. Noel, F417-105-10143119
A. Poythress, F270-35-64045
R. Harrow, G413-90-01328
J. Mays, G415-85-622219
A. Goodwin, G264-101-22249
K. Wiltjer, F322-45-652210
J. Polson, G130-02-21112
W. Cauley-Stein, F40-00-21010
Total 21-4423-3435131772
 47.7%67.6% 
Texas A&M Aggies
R. Turner, F334-94-4111412
K. Roberson, F273-60-05046
E. Turner, G447-236-641121
J. Reese, G392-70-01424
F. Harris, G324-95-561514
A. Caruso, G212-41-20355
J. Jahns, F202-32-20046
A. Young, F60-00-01000
J. Green, G30-00-00010
Total 24-6118-1932102668
 39.3%94.7% 
Southeastern
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
Florida18-036-3
Kentucky12-629-11
Georgia12-620-14
Tennessee11-724-13
Arkansas10-822-12
Missouri9-923-12
LSU9-920-14
Ole Miss9-919-14
Texas A&M8-1018-16
Vanderbilt7-1115-16
Alabama7-1113-19
Auburn6-1214-16
S. Carolina5-1314-20
Miss. State3-1514-19
 
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