Kentucky rolls past Clarion in exhibition

Malik Monk - photo by Walter Cornett
Malik Monk – photo by Walter Cornett

Malik Monk scored 15 points, and each added 13 and rolled past 108-51 in an exhibition Sunday night against Wildcats coach ’s alma mater.

De’Aaron and each added 12 points as the Wildcats’ latest highly touted freshman class debuted. Sophomore had 11 points and 11 assists in a game that was interesting early before ’s talent quickly ran away and built a lead as large as 57 points against the Golden Eagles.

Besides making 6 of 9 from the field, Adebayo grabbed 14 rebounds and had a block for Kentucky, which shot 61 percent. Brad Calipari, the coach’s son, added a couple of late 3-pointers on four attempts while freshman Wenyan Gabriel had nine points.

B.J. Andrews scored 16 points for Clarion, which shot 30 percent and was outrebounded 51-28.

hosts in its final exhibition next Sunday.