It's Time To Panic: UK Falls To Georgia, 72-62

03/07/2013 08:31 PM

Thursday night’s game against Georgia may not have been a “must-win” game for Kentucky in the traditional sense, but it was certainly a “must not lose” matchup as the Cats tried to avoid falling further outside the NCAA Tournament projections. But just as they’ve done in their last three SEC road games, the Cats lost by double-digits, this time 72-62 to Georgia.

For UK, it was another game marked by inconsistency as senior Julius Mays, who carried the team and seemed to emerge as a leader during the team’s recent three-game winning streak, again failed to make an impact. Mays finished with 0 points, 2 rebounds and 1 assist in 38 minutes of action.

Thomas Beisner

TJ is an Anchor for Spectrum News. You can catch his work on KSTV, the only nightly show in the state focusing on UK Sports. When it comes to UK Basketball, TJ covers recruiting, the NCAA tournament and everything in between. During March TJ probably sees the players more than he sees his family but he’s able to provide Spectrum News viewers the unique insight that only a lifelong fan can give. He’s also taken on several special programs including “Wildcat Forever: The John Stewart Story.” KSTV airs weeknights at 7:30 and 11pm on Spectrum News. You can also catch podcasts of the show as well as bonus podcasts, just find KSTV on Itunes. For the latest on everything going on with UK Athletics, recruiting or if you just need some hilarious parenting anecdotes follow TJ on Twitter @tjbeisner.

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