Howard’s triple-double leads No. 19 Kentucky past Winthrop 92-47

She is the third Wildcat in program history with a triple-double.
Kentucky guard Rhyne Howard (10). (AP Photo/Sam Craft, File)
Kentucky guard Rhyne Howard (10). (AP Photo/Sam Craft, File)(Sam Craft | AP)
Published: Nov. 21, 2021 at 7:56 PM EST
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LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Rhyne Howard had the third triple-double in Kentucky history to lead the 19th-ranked Wildcats to a 92-47 win over Winthrop.

Howard scored 22 points with 10 rebounds and 10 assists - plus five steals - for the first UK triple-double since Makayla Epps (21-11-12) on Nov. 18, 2015.

Dre’una Edwards added 20 points and Robyn Benton 14 among the five Kentucky players in double figures. Jaelyn Royal scored 11 to lead Winthrop.

The Wildcats (3-1) host La Salle on November 27 at 8:30.

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