Scores

Final

Delaware State 42

(1-5, 0-4 away)

Kentucky 71

(1-2, 1-1 home)

    12:00 PM ET, November 22, 2008

    Rupp Arena, Lexington, Kentucky

    1 2 T
    DSU 23 1942
    UK 37 3471

    Top Performers

    Delaware State: T. Welcher 10 Pts, 3 Reb, 3 Ast, 2 Stl

    Kentucky: J. Meeks 22 Pts, 4 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Stl

    Kentucky 71, Delaware St. 42

    Associated Press

    LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Jodie Meeks scored 22 points to lead Kentucky to its first win of the season, a 71-42 victory over Delaware State on Saturday.

    Meeks made five-of-eight 3-point attempts. He has been the scoring leader, or shared that honor, for Kentucky (1-2) in each of the Wildcats' three games.

    The Wildcats kept the defensive pressure on the Hornets (1-5), forcing 22 turnovers, 13 in the first half. Delaware State made only one-of-nine 3-point attempts.

    Trevor Welcher and Arturo Dubois led the Hornets with 10 points each. Frisco Sandidge had eight rebounds for Delaware State.

    Delaware State had eight offensive rebounds.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    DSU
    UK
    Points 42 71
    FG Made-Attempted 13-42 (.310) 25-55 (.455)
    3P Made-Attempted 1-9 (.111) 9-17 (.529)
    FT Made-Attempted 15-18 (.833) 12-14 (.857)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 15 (0/0) 20 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 29

    2008-09 Season

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