Kentucky defeated Tennessee in a revenge game after the Volunteers took down the Wildcats in Knoxville earlier in the season. The final score was 83-58. After the game players talked to the media.
Monk spoke about his increased rebounding, maintaining a lead, the importance of running and the team getting to know each other. The freshman phenomenon finished with 20 points, 2 assists and a career high 8 rebounds.
Willis talked about the special meaning of his shoes, his relationship with Dominique Hawkins and the confidence his coach has in him. The senior forward finished with 16 points, 3 rebounds and 2 steals
Hawkins spoke about Malik Monk’s rebounding, maintaining the lead. Hawkins also talked about what it means to him to be complimented by his coach. The senior guard finished with 10 points, 4 rebounds and 2 assists in 24 minutes of action.