Blue defeats White 94-66 in Kentucky scrimmage

Karl Towns - photo by Walter Cornett
Karl Towns – photo by Walter Cornett

scored 19 points, added 18 and the Blue squad dominated the White 94-66 Monday night in Kentucky’s Blue-White scrimmage.

The Wildcats boast a talented 12-deep roster that coach plans to use extensively with a two-platoon system. Harrison, a sophomore guard, and Towns, a 6-foot-11 freshman, gave the crowd of 14,076 a glimpse of their unit’s potential.

Harrison was 5 of 9 from the field, including a 3-pointer, and the Blue squad shot 51 percent. Towns grabbed nine rebounds to lead the Blue’s 45-30 domination on the boards.

had 22 points for the White, which shot 44 percent.

A female cheerleader was injured in a fall late in the first half but was moving while being treated by emergency medical personnel.