Kentucky Tops No. 19 Tennessee in Knoxville

It’s taken a long time, but is getting better. Just in time for the postseason, too.

A season full of frustration is finally coming into focus. The Wildcats won their third straight game Saturday, topping No. 19 70-55.

 scored 16 points and  had 15 in going 5-for-5 on 3s in the first half as Kentucky (8-13, 7-7 ) matched its longest winning streak of the season.

. had 10 points and 12 rebounds and  scored 10 for a team that’s always considered a lock for the tourney.

”Even when we were playing bad (this season), I still believed in them,” Kentucky coach John Calipari said. ”They’re kids. You keep working with them, but you hold them accountable when they’re not doing it right.”

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