Kentucky wins at Missouri…Tennessee rebounds…Blues win 11th straight…Bolts stretch win streak
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) – Fourth-ranked Kentucky followed Saturday’s 86-69 win over Tennessee with a 66-58 victory at Missouri. PJ Washington and Tyler Herro contributed 18 points apiece for the Wildcats, who overcame a sluggish offensive performance by holding the Tigers to 37 percent shooting. Ashton Hagans added 12 points for the 22-4 Wildcats, who are 11-2 in the SEC.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – Grant Williams had 14 points and 11 rebounds as fifth-ranked Tennessee downed state rival Vanderbilt, 58-46. Admiral Schofield and Lamonte’ Turner scored 11 points each for the Volunteers, who were in action for the first time since Saturday’s setback at Kentucky ended their team-record 19-game winning streak and dropped them from the top of the AP poll. Tennessee improved to 24-2 overall and 12-1 in the SEC.
UNDATED (AP) – No. 15 Purdue pulled out a 48-46 win over Indiana on Matt Haarms’ tip-in with 3.2 seconds remaining. Mfiondu Kabengele (kab-ehn-GAY’-lee) had 19 points on 9 of 13 shooting and grabbed a season-high 11 boards for 16th-ranked Florida State in a 77-64 victory against Clemson. Baylor upset No. 19 Iowa State, 73-69 as Jared Butler scored 17 points and Freddie Gillespie chipped in 14.
ST. LOUIS (AP) – The St. Louis Blues won their team-record 11th in a row as Ryan O’Reilly scored 34 seconds into the extra session to complete a 3-2 downing of the Toronto Maple Leafs. Jaden Schwartz and Colton Parayko (pah-RAY’-koh) also tallied for St. Louis, but Toronto stormed back to tie it on third-period goals by Zach Hyman and Auston Matthews 31 seconds apart. Hyman’s goal ended the Blues’ shutout streak at 233 minutes and 50 seconds.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) – J.T. Miller had a goal and an assist in the Tampa Bay Lightning’s seventh straight win, 5-2 at Philadelphia. Tampa Bay scored three goals in the opening 10:23 to chase rookie Carter Hart, who was starting his third game in four days. Alex Killorn (kih-LOHRN’), Mikhail Sergachev and Yanni Gourde (YAH’-nee gohrd) also scored, and Ryan McDonagh added an empty-netter as Tampa Bay improved to 46-11-4.