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Kentucky routs Texas-Arlington 92-44

Devin Booker scored 19 points for his second career best in as many games and Kentucky had no trouble with Texas-Arlington in a 92-44 blowout.

Devin Booker - photo by Walter Cornett | WildcatWorld.com

– photo by Walter Cornett | WildcatWorld.com

Devin Booker scored 19 points for his second career best in as many games, Karl-Anthony Towns added 13 with 11 rebounds, and No. 1 had no trouble with Texas-Arlington in Tuesday night's 92-44 blowout.

The Wildcats (6-0) concluded a busy season-opening stretch of six games in 11 days with a complete effort on both ends. Besides shooting 57 percent from the field (30 of 53), Kentucky held the Mavericks (3-2) to 27 percent shooting.

Second-platoon guard Booker followed Sunday's 18-point effort by hitting 7 of 8 shots, including five 3-pointers. Towns added three blocks and four assists for Kentucky, which led 55-12 at halftime and rarely let UTA get within 40 points afterward in ending the Mavericks' two-game winning streak.

scored all 12 points on free throws, twin guards Aaron and each had 11 points and 10 for the Wildcats.

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