Kentucky Basketball Advances

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (WBKO) --- Kentucky grabbed an early lead and never looked back as the Wildcats throttled Abilene Christian 79-44 in Kentucky's opening-round game of the NCAA Basketball Tournament Thursday in Jacksonville, Florida.

Keldon Johnson led Kentucky 25 points, Reid Travis added 18 points and nine rebounds, while Tyler Herro chipped in with 14 points.

Kentucky played without starting PJ Washington, who was nursing a sprained foot.

UK will face the winner of Wofford and Seton Hall in a Round of 32 matchup on Saturday

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