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Kentucky rolls to 105-76 win over Texas Arlington

James Young scored 26 points, including five 3-pointers, that helped No. 4 Kentucky put away UT Arlington 105-76 on Tuesday night.

James Young - photo by Tammie Brown |

– photo by Tammie Brown |

James Young scored 26 points, including five 3-pointers, that helped No. 4 put away 105-76 on Tuesday night.

The Wildcats' 6-foot-6 swingman made his first three from long range to jump start an 8-of-14 shooting night and provide Kentucky's third different top scorer in as many games.

Young's hot shooting rubbed off on his talented fellow freshmen teammates.  added 22 points with 10 rebounds,  15 and  10 as Kentucky started an all-rookie lineup for the second consecutive game.

 added 14 points and 10 rebounds as Kentucky (4-1) shot 35 of 69 (51 percent) to win its inaugural matchup against UTA (2-3). The Wildcats also earned their second consecutive win since losing to Michigan State a week ago as the top-ranked team.

Brandon Edwards' 24 points led the Mavericks, who were outrebounded 46-34.

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