Two days following Kentucky’s historic 2,000th win against Drexel, the Wildcats play Long Beach State in their final game before breaking for the Christmas holiday. The Cats claimed an 88-44 win in their historic victory, led by DeMarcus Cousins’ 18 points and game-high 13 rebounds in only 14 minutes of action. It was his fifth double-double of the season. Patrick Patterson also shared game-high scoring honors with 18 points, while freshman John Wall finished with 16 points and seven assists.
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Walter Cornett, of Glendale, Kentucky, is the owner and operator of Walter’s Wildcat World. He founded WildcatWorld.com in 1998 making it one of the oldest Kentucky basketball fan sites in operation today.