COL BKB: Kentucky 74, Portland 46

Dec. 8, 2012 at 3:51 PM

LEXINGTON, Ky., Dec. 8 (UPI) -- Alex Poythress and Archie Goodwin scored 15 points apiece Saturday to pace No. 19 Kentucky in a 74-46 rout of Portland.

Four Kentucky (6-3) starters scored in double figures and Ryan Harrow led the reserves with eight points.

The Wildcats went on a 16-0 run in the first half to break a 10-10 tie and start pulling away from the Pilots (3-6).

Kentucky shot 53.1 percent from the field in the second half to maintain control of the game.

Portland, which lost its third in a row, shot 27.1 percent for the game and was hampered by 18 turnovers.

Ryan Nicholas led the Pilots with 15 points and a game-high 13 rebounds.

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