Kentucky hopes to rebound when Boise State visits Rupp Arena

Kentucky hopes to rebound when Boise State visits Rupp Arena

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(RNN) - Third-ranked Kentucky (7-2) is bracing for Tuesday night when 8-0 Boise State comes to Rupp Arena that will air at 9 p.m. ET on ESPN on Tuesday.

Kentucky is coming off a 67-62 loss to No. 20 Baylor (8-1) last Friday in Arlington, TX. Kentucky led early in the game and by as much as nine in the second half when Baylor started a run that gave them the lead for good with six minutes left.

Julius Randle led the Wildcats with 16 points in the loss to the Bears. He is the leader among four freshmen who lead the team, averaging 17.9 points and 12.1 points per game; Aaron Harrison is averaging 13.9 points, James Young has a 13.1 point average and Andrew Harrison is scoring 10 points per game.

The Broncos beat NAIA foe Carroll College 80-52 in their last outing, led by seniors Thomas Broleph and Jeff Elorriaga with 18 points each. Elorriaga hit six 3-pointers for all his points. They have a 69-67 win over Utah to their credit.

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