UK Basketball: Twitter reactions to dominating Vanderbilt Commodores

The Kentucky Wildcats entered Tuesday on a three-game winning streak and were looking to keep that going in a matchup on the road against the Vanderbilt Commodores.

It was a slow start for both teams as it was tied at 4 once we got to the first media timeout.

Vandy would take an 8-4 lead then Cal responded by getting Antonio Reeves in the game and everything changed.

Reeves scored a quick 7 points and the Cats took a 17-15 lead into the under-12 media timeout.

Down the stretch of the first half, the Cats started taking control of the game as a CJ Fredrick three gave Kentucky a 25-20 lead with just over 5 minutes left.

Kentucky closed out the half strong offensively and were able to take a 36-27 lead into the break.

The second half got off to a fantastic start for the Cats as they used a quick 9-0 run to take a 48-30 lead.

Kentucky’s offense was rolling, and the team was having fun as they were starting to dominate the Commodores.

Vanderbilt cut into the lead making it a 12 point game, but the Cats responded and stretched the lead back out to 65-47 at the under 8 media timeout.

It was also a very good performance from Sahvir Wheeler who was pushing the pace during his minutes and getting teammates a lot of open looks.

Down the stretch, Kentucky slowed the game down with the big lead and closed out arguably their best performance of the season with a 69-53 win.

Here is how Twitter reacted to the win.

A Sea of ​​Blue comes loaded with the best Kentucky Wildcats links, news, analysis, and some other fun stuff, so be sure to go ‘like’ our Facebook page and then go follow our Twitter page. GO CATS!!!!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Back to top button