Playing first close game, Harrisons prove they’re still clutch

Andrew Harrison - photo by Walter Cornett
Andrew Harrison – photo by Walter Cornett

It had been almost nine months to the day since the Harrison twins last played in a close game.

They didn’t forget what to do.

“We just knew that we had to step up to win the game and that’s what we did,” said. “We’d do anything to win. We’ve been in big games before, obviously, so we just knew how hard we had to fight.”

Though didn’t hit one of his patented game-winning 3s from the left wing, the twins made all kinds of clutch plays on Tuesday night in an 89-86 win. Top-ranked Kentucky (14-0, 1-0 Southeastern Conference), with the two big guards leading the way, survived an overtime thriller in against Ole Miss (9-5, 0-1 SEC).

“Just gotta make big plays at important times,” said. “That’s what we did.”

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