Kentucky kept its NCAA tournament hopes
alive with a win over Florida Sunday afternoon.
Perry Stevenson had 18 points and 10 rebounds as the surging
Wildcats held off Florida 75-70.
Joe Crawford added 16 points and Ramel Bradley had 14 points and
seven assists in their final game at Rupp Arena. It was Kentucky's
(18-11, 12-4 Southeastern Conference) sixth win in seven games.
Marreese Speights led Florida with 20 points and eight rebounds.
The Wildcats took control during a nine-minute barrage early in
the second half in which they went on a 27-11 run with six
Kentucky will be the East No. 2 seed when the SEC tournament
begins next week.