Go here for boxscore.
— Kentucky fell to 14-4, 2-2 SEC on the season. Alabama improved to 11-7, 3-1 SEC.
— The Wildcats are 100-36 all-time against the Crimson Tide and 28-22 in Tuscaloosa and have won five of the last six against Alabama.
— UK is now 472-116 against schools comprising the SEC's Western division. The Cats have gone 119-29 against SEC West teams since the league split into two divisions in 1992.
— Kentucky will be in action again Saturday, Jan. 22, travelling to South Carolina. Tip-off is scheduled for 6:00 p.m. p.m. ET with the game being televised on ESPN.
Team game notes
— The Wildcats used the starting combination of Darius Miller, Doron Lamb, Brandon Knight, DeAndre Liggins and Josh Harrellson for the third straight game. Kentucky is 2-1 with that starting five.
— Terrence Jones was the first sub off the bench for Kentucky. It was Jones' fourth time this season to be the first Wildcat off the bench.
— Kentucky extended its streak of game with a three-pointer to 767 games, the third longest streak in the country.
— The Wildcats trailed 37-30 at the half, only the fourth time this season. Kentucky is 1-3 when trailing at halftime.
— Over the final 3:34 of the first half and 4:30 into the second half, the Wildcats were outscored 22-5 during which time Alabama increased its lead from 30-27 to 52-32.
— The Wildcats pulled close late in the second half on the strength of a 23-8 run.
— Kentucky had four players score in double-figures led by Terrence Jones' 17. Also scoring double-digits was Doron Lamb (16), Brandon Knight (14) and Darius Miller (12).
Individual game notes
#1 Darius Miller
— Has scored double-figures in three-straight games.
#3 Terrence Jones
— Has scored in double-figures in each of the last 11 games.
#12 Brandon Knight
— Has scored in double-figures in each of the last 13 games.
— Hit multiple 3-pointers for the 15th time this season.
— After scoring only two points in the first half, netted 12 points in the second half.
#20 Doron Lamb
— Has hit a 3-pointer in 10 straight games.
— Has hit multiple 3-pointers 13 times this season.
— Scored 12 first-half points, the seventh time this season he's going for double-figures in first half.
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.