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Box score from No. 22 Kentucky basketball’s 70-59 SEC win at No. 13 Auburn

The University of Kentucky men’s basketball team played Auburn University in a Southeastern Conference game at Auburn, Alabama, on Saturday night. The 22nd-ranked Wildcats defeated the 13th-ranked Tigers 70-59.

Next up for Kentucky is an SEC game against LSU at Baton Rouge, Louisiana, on Wednesday night.

Kentucky’s statistical leaders in Saturday’s game:

Points: Antonio Reeves, 22

Rebounds: Ugonna Onyenso, 11

Assists:Rob Dillingham, Reed Sheppard, 3

Steals: Reed Sheppard, 5

Blocks: Ugonna Onyenso, 2

Turnovers: Rob Dillingham, D.J. Wagner, 4

Minutes: Ugonna Onyenso, 36

Three-pointers made: Antonio Reeves 3-6, Rob Dillingham 1-2

View a complete statistics report from the game.

View UK’s 2023-24 schedule.

Auburn’s Johni Broome (4) dribbles against Kentucky’s Ugonna Onyenso (33) during Saturday’s game. Broome led Auburn with 14 points, 11 rebounds and three blocked shots. Onyenso contributed seven points, 11 boards and two blocks in a game-high 36 minutes for UK. Silas Walker/swalker@herald-leader.com
Auburn’s Johni Broome (4) dribbles against Kentucky’s Ugonna Onyenso (33) during Saturday’s game. Broome led Auburn with 14 points, 11 rebounds and three blocked shots. Onyenso contributed seven points, 11 boards and two blocks in a game-high 36 minutes for UK. Silas Walker/swalker@herald-leader.com

Next game

No. 22 Kentucky at LSU

When: 9 p.m. EST Wednesday

TV: ESPN

Radio: WLAP-AM 630, WBUL-FM 98.1

Records: Kentucky 18-7 (8-4 SEC), LSU 13-12 (5-7)

Series: Kentucky leads 92-28

Last meeting: Kentucky won 74-71 on Jan. 3, 2023, in Lexington

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